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Child placed in Bible classes without parental permission

From http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/education/66496504/Bible-lessons-lead-to-court Violet, now nine, was placed in Bible classes without parental permission … despite opting out, Violet was repeatedly put back in One of the Bible class teachers from Life in Focus Trust, a volunteer who was not a qualified teacher, said parents did not need to be notified because the classes were “history … Continue reading

Kids can’t be kids anymore at school

It seems that some Australian schools have become so scared of children injuring themselves during normal play, that they have banned handstands at school! The school suggests that children “play safer games like chess and snakes and ladders” Other things that have been banned at various schools include; Cartwheels, or any other type of gymnastic moves “unless … Continue reading

Nothing much has changed in 200 years

James Madison (1751-1836, US President) had some interesting quotes some of which are just as relevant today. I certainly don’t agree with everything he said, but here are some quotes which are still relevant today. If Tyranny and Oppression come to this land, it will be in the guise of fighting a foreign enemy. This certainly … Continue reading