Submitted to Libertarian Rock. (Send us your story!) (2004) Hello, I currently attend a public high school where the principal is trying to ban jelly bracelets. Other people like to call them “sex bracelets”. I and a lot of my other friends don’t follow the stupid “Snap” game, we just like to wear the bracelets […]
I handed out the first in what was supposed to be a series of comic strips at the entrance of my high school, Newton North. The comic strip was titled, “A Day at PCHS,” and it made fun of certain aspects of the school.
Hey guys! It’s me again — Nick Dodds. It’s been quite a while since I wrote you, but I got yet another story from the Canadian front lines. . .
Hi. my name is Nick Dodds, I’m 11 and in grade 6. I go to king city public school in ontario. and I would consider myself a libertarian rockstar. In my school in Ontario Canada I put up a sighn in my locker that said “QUESTION AUTHORITY”.
HEY! i made a bunch of stickers yesterday, 200 to be percise, and boy did they go over well. today i distributed about 75, and it got me into a lot of cool discussions with people, some of wich I really didnt peg as the type to be so intrested. a lot of people told […]
When Lindsay Earls and Daniel James made the decision to participate in a wide variety of extracurricular activities at Tecumseh High School, they intended to use the experience and class credits gained to increase their chances of attending competitive colleges. Instead, both students found themselves targets of suspicionless drug testing. Together they filed a federal […]
With the help of their parents, five boys, aged 10 to 11, successfully sued the city of New York for unlawfully strip searching them while in attendance at a government (aka public) school in New York. The boys filed a federal civil rights lawsuit in September 2004 and won a $450,000 settlement from the city […]
Since government schools are notorious for passing people who can’t read, they make up for their lax standards by being overly strict about attendance. A student in Chickasha, Florida is fighting back after she received a failing grade for being absent 5 times from computer class. She is suing her school district to get a […]
“I am a fifth grader in public school. I have been diagnosed as learning disabled. The teacher in special education took away my book even after calling my Mom and being told that she bought me the book and thinks it is fine. I think they are picking on me. My Mom thinks so too. […]
Columbine’s victim list keeps getting longer. One of the most recent victims is Timothy Hodits, a student in Chicago who was expelled for walking in a government school with a yellow toy-gun and a trench coat. Hodits is fighting back by suing his school board for “oppressive and unreasonable” abuse of power.