School District Bans Game of Tag for Students’ “Emotional Safety”

Officials in the Mercer Island School District in Washington State made an executive decision to ban the game of tag on the playground to “ensure physical, emotional safety of students.” Parents weren’t even notified of the decision. They only found out because their kids told them. Obviously, parents are upset, not just that their kids aren’t allowed to play tag anymore, but also because they weren’t consulted in the school’s decision-making. The district responded to Q13Fox with Read more […]

Seattle Moves Forward with “Gun Violence Tax” on all Guns and Ammo

Seattle city council president Tim Burgess’ proposed ordinance that the city impose a $25 tax on all firearms and a 5-cent tax on every round of ammo will move forward. The revenues from this “gun violence tax,” as they’re calling it, will go to help the city’s gun control efforts. First of all, this proposed ordinance will be in violation of state law, and since gun control proponents are all about being in compliance with the law, they should consider this. State law prohibits cities and Read more […]

Senator Patty Murray Wants “Free” Contraception for Women

If you want to make a liberal angry, just tell her (or him) that she needs to pay for her own contraception. Liberals hold contraception in such high regard that they believe it to be an unalienable right guaranteed by the Bill of Rights that should be provided by the civil government. And if it’s provided by the civil government, that means that it’s free. But everyone knows that there’s no such thing as a free lunch. Just because you didn’t pay for it yourself doesn’t mean that Read more […]