Sheriff Scott Israel with Barack Obama

The Sheriff Doth Protest Too Much

By Dickey Saunders Jr. In the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, the national discussions around mental health, school safety, FBI incompetence, law-enforcement inaction, and gun-control have reached a fever pitch. CNN has gone to questionable lengths to host town hall programs that featured NRA Spokeswoman Dana Loesch and […]


School Budget Waste – A Teacher’s Perspective

Schools consistently cry that they never have enough money.  So, every year they introduce new tax hikes claiming they are necessary to meet the demands of an evolving society of which students must learn to adapt to have successful futures. The risk of students having no future at all doesn’t seem to be relevant to […]


US Army Honors 3 Slain JROTC Cadets For Heroism in Parkland Massacre

By Dickey Saunders Jr The United States Army has awarded Medals of Heroism, the service’s highest medal for Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadets, to the three JROTC students who lost their lives defending their classmates from a crazed gunman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida on Feb. 14. The Medal of Heroism, awarded to the […]

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Stranglers of Originality: Leaders in Education

In education, innovation is not rewarded, originality is frowned upon, and non conformists are failures. Teachers being evaluated on how well they conform to what the latest liberal philosopher deemed exceptional education is not really an exceptional incentive. While hard work is a foreign concept to many teachers, others are all too familiar with the […]