The Treaty of Paris, which ended the American Revolutionary War, notes that each state, such as Vermont or North Carolina, is “sovereign and independent“. In contrast, United States of America is an association created to manage specific delegated duties assigned by the states, in this case ending the war. USA is not a country. Each […]
A Florida school district confirmed a teacher should not have reprimanded a student for abstaining from saying the pledge of allegiance. (see video below) We certainly would not want to infringe on anyone’s rights. A lawyer says the Florida statute is ‘not punishable’ and the student should have been allowed to kneel as long as […]
The typical school for people under 18 is a waste of time. Primarily in comparison to what else one could do with one’s time. If one wants to become an aerospace engineer, one should focus on aerospace engineering. However, conventional schooling requires years of English and history and gym class. This time would be better […]
Wow. Wondering how dated and wrong your government/public school is? Well, watch this video, in which the speaker points out that schools stifle creativity and educate people based on their manufacture date (the day they were born), rather than by skill level. This is intentional because if the school content was geared to skill level, than a […]
Aside from being mandatory, government schools may have another similarity with prisons, the food. Students at one high school are fighting back. Related articles across the web CPS Students To Stage District-Wide School Lunch Boycott Thursday
Government “schools” are one of the most oppressive aspects of life in the United States. People under 16 are forced to attend a “school” and forced to learn information and even forced to do homeWORK, robbing people of their youth and young adult time. One way to make life easier is to watch Khan Academy Videos.
This is going to be a startling post. You only have to go to school because your parents did three things and you can undo these actions.
People in San Antonio protested having tracking chips in student ID cards. Administrators sold it as a revenue generator since it WILL increase attendance in first-period classes and schools are paid by the day to teach only students present in the first period. The protests couldn’t stop the RFID chips but people continue to argue […]
Sometime you can’t even escape oppression by boat, as a teenager in the Netherlands learned when she decided she wanted to sail solo round-the-world. Laura Decker filed for permission to miss two years of “school.”
In his state of the union address, Obama says he wants states to require people to remain in high school until they graduate or turn 18. “We also know that when students don’t walk away from their education, more of them walk the stage to get their diploma. When students are not allowed to drop […]