By Washington Free Beacon Staff
California law now requires framers of the state’s curriculum to “consider including, and recommending for adoption by the state board” instruction on the “significance” of President Obama’s election.
The state assemblyman who wrote the bill called the measure necessary to ensure that future generations understand Obama’s presidency as a “historic step.”
In a statement, the [...]
By Elizabeth Harrington | Washington Free Beacon
The federal government is spending nearly $1 million to create an online database that will track “misinformation” and hate speech on Twitter.
The National Science Foundation is financing the creation of a web service that will monitor “suspicious memes” and what it considers “false and misleading ideas,” with a major focus on [...]
By Robby Soave | Reason
Once the cops have pinned a non-violent suspect to the ground, how many times are they allowed to punch him in the head? Is it fewer than 20? I would say so, but I’m not a Greenville County, South Carolina, deputy.
Greenville officers approached a man at a Walmart parking lot on Saturday. [...]
By Leslie Ford and Ryan Anderson | The Daily Signal
Should the government be able to coerce a family farm into hosting a same-sex wedding?
In a free society, the answer is no. Family farms should be free to operate in accordance with the beliefs and values of their owners. Government shouldn’t be able to fine citizens for acting [...]
About 52,000 undocumented children have been caught at the border since last October, double the number from the previous year. Many of them have turned themselves into border authorities.
Here are the facts about the border situation as reported by Watchdog.org thus far:
Many critics point to a 2008 human-trafficking law that allows minors entering the country [...]
By Bre Payton and Dustin Hurst | Watchdog.org
If you give a mouse a cookie a bureaucrat some power over your meals, he might just make you count your calories…
You will be made to care.
He will criticize you for eating beef…
And may even offer you some bugs!
This really happened. Using their infinite wisdom, government officials really asked Americans to eat [...]Read More →