Yesterday was Indigenous People’s Day

According to Seattle, yesterday was Indigenous People’s Day. Not Columbus Day: The name change comes after activists pushed for a day to honor indigenous people instead of Christopher Columbus, the most recognizable figure linked to European contact with the Americas. “This is about taking a stand against racism and discrimination,” Seattle City Council member Kshama Sawant told the Seattle Times. “Learning about the history of Columbus and transforming this day into a celebration of Read more […]

Racist Voter ID Laws Lead to Increase in Black Voter Turnout

Liberals claim that voter ID laws are racist, because those who are more likely not to have government-issued IDs are Blacks and Latinos. So, they reason that conservatives must have a hidden racist agenda to keep minorities from voting. Of course, the flip side is that liberals know that they’ve successfully bought the minority vote by promising them a bunch of free stuff. They have a tremendous vested interest in making sure these large and growing voting blocs – many of whom don’t have Read more […]

Holder Warns Teachers against Disciplining Blacks & other Minorities

A number of parents and others have been concerned about the zero tolerance rules in many schools.  Rigid zero tolerance policies have resulted in numerous suspensions for totally innocent things that should never have been punished.  Ludicrous examples include: Suspension of 6th grader for telling his friends on the school that he wished he had a gun to protect the students from harm. Suspension of two 7 year olds for playing with their pencils, pretending they were guns and shooting at Read more […]

Florida Says It’s OK That Minorities Don’t Read Well

Last week the Florida Board of Education decided to institute a new set of standards for grading students reading prowess in their state. Florida’s new student achievement goals are designed to take into account the unique family life and socioeconomic background of different races and there effect on student reading scores. In other words different races will be graded differently because as we all know we are all products of our environment. Florida like most states has been struggling with Read more […]