The Police State Mindset in Our Public Schools

August 13, 2013 in News

John W. Whitehead | Once upon a time in America, parents breathed a sigh of relief when their kids went back to school after a summer’s hiatus, content in the knowledge that for a good portion of the day their kids would be gainfully occupied, out of harm’s way and out of trouble…

Demanufacturing Consent: School’s Out – Escaping the Cycle of Compulsory Public Education and Unlearning Authoritarianism

August 1, 2013 in DC on BFP

DC on BFP #5 | Joined by Laurette Lynn, we discuss the history of compulsory public education, the idea of school as a mechanism of control, the alternatives to this system, and how parents can regain control of their children’s education.

Texas School District Drops Embattled RFID Student IDs; Opts For Tons Of Cameras Instead

July 22, 2013 in News

Tim Cushing | The Northside Independent School District (NISD) of Texas, best known for being sued by a student over its mandatory RFID card policy, is dropping the technology that originally landed it in the courtroom. These chipped student ID cards were deployed to track students…

TOR Radio: June 1, 2013 – Jacob Hornberger

June 3, 2013 in TOR Radio

TOR Radio | Download TOR Radio: June 1, 2013 | Guest: Jacob Hornberger | We discuss the nature of the national police and surveillance state, the public’s general acceptance and approval of their enslavement, the indoctrination that occurs within the public school system, the issue of internal checkpoints and much, much more.

Public Schooling Teaches Deference to Authority

May 31, 2013 in News

Jacob Hornberger | Public schooling is actually army-lite. Here in the United States, at the age of six every child is effectively drafted into the government’s educational system. Every child is mandated to subject himself to a government-approved education. If he fails to do so, his parents go to jail…

‘Common Core’ Nationalizes and Dumbs Down Public School Curriculum

May 27, 2013 in News

Ron Paul | In addition to shredding civil liberties, launching a utopian global war for democracy, and going on a spending spree that would make LBJ blush, the so-called “conservative” Bush administration dramatically increased federal control over education via the “No Child Left Behind” act.

Public School in Connecticut Teaches Kids Americans Don’t Have A Right To Bear Arms

April 10, 2013 in News

Traces of Reality | The father of a Connecticut child is furious after discovering that his son’s school is teaching students that Americans don’t have a Second Amendment right to bear arms. “I am appalled,” said Steven Boibeaux, of Bristol.

Teacher gun-training bill headed to full Senate

April 8, 2013 in News

KXAN | A plan to train armed teachers for gunfights in classrooms or at campus sporting events or board meetings won approval Thursday from the Texas Senate Education Committee and now heads to the full chamber. Texas already allows teachers…

German Family Seeking Asylum to Continue Homeschooling Kids in US Fights Deportation

April 8, 2013 in News

Economic Policy Journal | On April 23, 2013, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments in the case of Romeike v. Holder, where the family will attempt to have the deportation order made against them set aside.

All Your Kids Are Belong To Us

April 8, 2013 in News

Eric Peter’s Blog | The “hive,” “Borg,” collectivism mindset, whatever you want to call it, is continuing to grow. Watch the video below. Was your response after watching this video utter disgust? Congratulations, you might be a person who believes…