Posts Tagged: Education

Donald Trump:  Barack Obama Part Deux?

Donald Trump: Barack Obama Part Deux?

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Two of the most dysfunctional areas of the American economy are healthcare and education, not coincidentally, two of the areas of the economy that the government has the most control and influence. In healthcare, while there is ostensibly some private elements to it, the reality is that government regulations control almost every aspect of it…. Read more »

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Obama’s Legal Apartheid System is Actually a Great Opportunity

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A recent post by Flopping Aces’ Dr. John laments what he termed as a legal apartheid system by President Obama. And while Dr. John is correct that this is causing serious problems, I see a major opportunity in the ongoing war against Radical Leftfist idiocy. His piece is worth reading in its entirety, but I’ll recap… Read more »

Elite college idiocy and why you should support it heartily - UPDATED

Elite college idiocy and why you should support it heartily – UPDATED

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  The over-indulged, spoiled little twits at Brown University have hit the wall. They’re overwhelmed. They can’t take it any more. BROWN – Two weeks ago, the University released the final version of its diversity and inclusion action plan, which could not have been compiled without the exhaustive efforts of students throughout last semester. “There… Read more »

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Leftist Stupidity Is Like Nuclear Power

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…It can be used for good or evil. And you don’t want to get any on you. Hat Tip to Jim Geraghty’s Morning Jolt newsletter for this gem: Morning Jolt reader Glen notices that one group of progressives has decided another group of progressives’ proposal to forgive student-loan debt is bad, because it wouldn’t help… Read more »

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Grateful for the Restraint of the… Missouri Nazis?

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Lost in all of the last week’s stories was one small piece of the University of Missouri story. Apparently someone had painted a swastika on a wall out of… poop. As one would imagine this was added to the list of grievances of creating a racially hostile environment. Since the excrement artist has not taken… Read more »

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Twilight Zone Zombie Education Apocalypse: Detroit Government Schools Fail 95% of the Time…

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Sometimes in life there are things that are so obvious that when others don’t see it you’re left scratching your head wondering if you are living in a Twilight Zone episode. Such was the case when I read a headline last week: Detroit Public Schools: 93% Not Proficient in Reading; 96% Not Proficient in Math…. Read more »

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To the Graduating Class of 2015 – Try this One Weird Trick if You Don’t Want a Job (Guest Post)

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Recent graduate, Welcome to what you can think of as “Freshman year of real life”. Whether you’ve been fortunate enough to land a job related to what you were studying or if you’ve among the many wandering and wondering what to do next, I’m here to help you. For the moment we’re going to ignore… Read more »

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A Few Observations on Education in the United States (Guest Post)

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  This post is a series of a few short takes on education. It just happened that a few stories hit on the same day, and they each warranted a few words. The story on the new college planned in California has me particularly excited! Without further ado… Jon Gabriel writes over at Ricochet.com on… Read more »

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Of Higher Education and Cushy Lives (Guest Post)

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Ann Coulter, one of my favorite all-time conservatives (and easy on the eyes as well), wrote a very interesting article on January 28th. As usual, its excellent. She discusses the high cost of higher education and why university presidents should be hauled before Congress to explain/justify “their cushy lives”, and how the GOP could benefit…. Read more »

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There’s Much More To “Free Tuition” Than Obama Wants You To Know About (Guest Post)

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Dear Leader Barack Hussein Obama has been on an education kick of late. On January 20, 2015, he proposed in his State of the Union speech “free tuition” to Community Colleges for anyone. To make sure that community college is accessible for everybody, put simply, what I’d like to do is to see the first… Read more »