A Message From Lucianne  







S-G1




























ST-GC


   
 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


Common Core Roots Lie in Ties
Between Barack Obama, Bill Ayers

Breitbart´s Big Government, by Dr. Susan Berry

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/5/2013 9:09:25 PM

In an article published on Monday that advocates for Common Core standards, the Associated Press presents what amounts to the typical talking points for supporters when faced with criticism that Common Core is a federal takeover of education. The standards were created by the National Governors Association and the Council of Chief State School Officers to improve academic achievement and increase accountability. President Barack Obama and his administration embraced them. Actually, Barack Obama did not simply “embrace” a concept that others developed; instead, the very roots of Common Core are in the early ideas generated by him and his fellow radical community

Comments:
What a huge shock. s/o Every single thing created by these dangerous radicals is for the purpose of destroying our country. They name all of their programs, laws or agendas some innocuous name that is always the opposite of what it represents. Stanley Kurtz is one who did excellent reporting prior to the election of 0bama as to how dangerous he was. Not enough people paid attention.

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: trapper, 12/5/2013 10:35:43 PM     (No. 9642280)

Now we´re getting somewhere. First some quotes from the article:

"Obama led the CAC from 1995 to 1999"

"The foundation funneled more than $100 million into community organizations and radical education activists."

"Ayers’ educational philosophy ´which called for infusing students and their parents with a radical political commitment, and which downplayed achievement tests in favor of activism.´”

"when CAC, prior to closing, conducted its own study of the effects of its grants on the test scores of Chicago public-school students, they found no evidence of educational improvement."

At first blush it appears the Marxists burned through $100 million of other peoples´ money with absolutely nothing to show for it. Oh, if only that were true.

They didn´t just burn the money. They also meddled in the education system, downplaying academic achievement and test scores and creating a radicalized entitlement mentality in those they touched. The argument may be easily made that a significant share of responsibility for the crackup of the Chicago school system, and the epidemic of teenage street murders that has accompanied it, may be laid at the doorsteps of Messrs. Obama and Ayers.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    16 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 12/6/2013 1:46:52 AM     (No. 9642388)

Changing the name from Communist Core to Common Core managed to fool a lot of people, though.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    14 persons like this.


   

 

R-G1
  
R-VAR_AD


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/6/2013 5:03:51 AM     (No. 9642434)

How about BarryCore?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    13 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: privateer, 12/6/2013 9:05:37 AM     (No. 9642676)

The Bomber & Bummer Curriculum.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    3 persons like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 763543




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "KarenJ1"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "KarenJ1"



House panel votes to hold ex-IRS
official Lerner in contempt of Congress
Fox News, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 1:06:33 PM     Post Reply
A House committee voted Thursday to hold Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress, as Republicans escalated their bid to "get to the bottom" of the former IRS official´s role in the political targeting scandal. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee voted 21-12 to hold Lerner in contempt. The vote followed hours of heated debate on the committee. The contempt measure would next head to the House floor. House Speaker John Boehner predicted earlier this week that unless Lerner agrees to cooperate, the full House will support contempt -- from there, the case would likely head to the courts. "This is not an

Krauthammer Tells Fox Benghazi Is
‘Done’: ‘The Administration Has Won’
Mediaite, by Evan McMurry    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 12:50:42 PM     Post Reply
Conservative commentator Charles Krauthammer told Special Report with Bret Baier Wednesday night that the window had passed on prosecuting the Obama administration Benghazi, and that the GOP’s disorganzed approach to congressional hearings had let Benghazi as an issue “slip away.” “Politically speaking the administration has won,” Krauthammer said. “They ran out the clock. If we had had a select committee from the beginning, really had coherent hearings — unlike what we’ve had, which were disjointed hearings, that let all things sort of slip away —we really would have been somewhere. We would have gotten to the bottom of this. But as

   

 

  


 
Media Lynch Mob Takes Down Mozilla
CEO & Ignores Alleged Terrorist
Gun-Running Democrat Leland Yee
Independent Journal Review, by Bruce Carroll    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 12:45:24 PM     Post Reply
It appears that the “red line” for LGBT and progressive activists’ outrage is being a successful businessman versus a Democrat politician. After a $1,000 donation in 2008 to support Prop 8 in California, Mozilla’s CEO Brendan Eich was railroaded out of the company at the speed of an Apple Mac Pro on steroids. The New York Times is still criminalizing Eich’s personal political views. Mozilla is not a normal company. It is an activist organization. Mozilla’s primary mission isn’t to make money but to spread open-source code across the globe in the eventual hope of promoting “the development of the

The Lois Lerner files:
A partisan bureaucrat at work
Fox News, by Jay Sekulow    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 11:59:03 AM     Post Reply
The House Ways and Means Committee released a letter Wednesday detailing what it believes to be criminal misconduct by Lois Lerner, the former IRS official at the center of the ongoing IRS Tea Party targeting scandal. For those who want to understand how partisan bureaucrats can manipulate a powerful federal agency, the letter is a must-read. The list of newly-disclosed acts of political bias and manipulation are astounding: - After meeting with an outside group (Democracy 21) that claimed both conservative and liberal groups were violating IRS rules, Lerner chose to focus like a laser only on the conservative groups,

35 ‘Acts of Love’
Breitbart Texas, by Brandon Darby    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 11:54:31 AM     Post Reply
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush insisted that many of the instances of illegal immigrants coming into the U.S. were "acts of love." Though many of the human beings who enter the U.S. illegally or overstay their legally permitted time in the U.S. are doing so to earn more resources and provide for families, many of the illegal immigrants who come into the U.S. are doing so for highly criminal reasons--a fact often left out of the discussion or otherwise barely mentioned. Breitbart Texas has provided 35 of these other "acts of love" for our readers. 1. Mexican Cartel Assassin Confirmed 11 Kills

New Emails Suggest Collusion Between IRS,
Rep. Cummings in True the Vote Targeting
Breitbart Texas, by Logan Churchwell    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 11:49:10 AM     Post Reply
The U.S. House Oversight Committee today released emails between the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Democrat Minority Leader Elijah Cummings of the same committee detailing joint attempts to collect non-public information from True the Vote. According to the release obtained by Breitbart Texas, House Oversight offered glimpses into coordinated fishing attempts for information: Five days after Cummings contacted True the Vote seeking “copies of all training materials used for volunteers, affiliates, or other entities,” the IRS sent True the Vote a letter requesting True the Vote provide “a copy of [True the Vote’s] volunteer registration form,” “…the process you use

Exclusive | DHS officials broke
hiring rules, watchdog alleges
Washington Post, by Lisa Rein     Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 10:18:45 AM     Post Reply
Top hiring officials at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency broke federal civil service laws when they tried to hire three politically connected but unqualified candidates who were favored by the agency’s then-commissioner, a government watchdog charged Tuesday. The human resources office was warned that choosing the candidates, political appointees who worked on President Obama’s 2008 campaign and were then hired at the Department of Homeland Security, CBP’s parent agency, would circumvent laws designed to create a fair competition for federal jobs. But the staff pressed ahead anyway to please their boss, Alan Bersin, the incoming head of CBP in 2010,

   

 

B-G1


 
Key Senate Republicans call
testimony of former CIA acting
director on Benghazi misleading
Fox News, by Catherine Herridge    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 9:17:10 AM     Post Reply
Three leading Senate Republicans say the recent testimony of former CIA acting and deputy director Michael Morell before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on the Benghazi talking points was not only inaccurate, it was misleading. "Michael Morell´s testimony last week to me was not remotely credible," Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., told reporters. Along with then-U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice, Morell met with the Sens. Graham, Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and John McCain,R-Ariz., in November 2012. They say Morell blamed the FBI for key changes to the flawed explanation that blamed a protest for the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi on

Obama Agrees GOP is ‘Un-American’
for Supporting Restrictions on Voting
Mediaite, by Noah Rothman    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/10/2014 8:41:25 AM     Post Reply
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama traveled to Texas where he attended a memorial for the victims of last week’s shooting at Fort Hood. Following that memorial service, the president joined supporters at a Democratic fundraiser at what the Associated Press described as an “opulent,” “resort-like” Houston home. There, he chided Republicans for failing to support the White House’s push for legislation aimed at securing equal pay for women and restricting access to the polls. He agreed with one supporter who called Republicans “un-American.” According to the report, the president focused on the Senate’s failure to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act

Smart power for the 21st century
The Hill [Washington, DC], by Lanny Davis    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/9/2014 10:46:27 PM     Post Reply
By the turn of the 21st century, it was clear that a new approach to the use of American power to protect our national interests and values was necessary. At the risk of some over-simplification, by the end of former President George W. Bush’s second term, essentially two lines of thinking had emerged. On the right was a preference for the use of “hard power” — the use of military force and intervention to protect U.S. interests. On the left was a growing bias against military intervention of any kind and in favor of “soft power” — economic aid and

Eric Cantor falls hard from
good graces of conservatives
Washington Times, by Seth McLaughlin    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/9/2014 10:36:48 PM     Post Reply
Conservatives are increasingly targeting House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, arguing that he has abandoned conservative principles and protesting his planned meeting with moderate and liberal Republicans. Mr. Cantor, who just a few years ago was seen as a champion for conservatives in the House and a possible candidate to replace House Speaker John A. Boehner, now is viewed with suspicion, said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, California Republican.“I think that Boehner can survive the discontent that the tea party and the more conservative element of the Republican Party has, but I don’t think that is true of Cantor,” Mr. Rohrabacher told The

Court rules bias at University
of North Carolina-Wilmington
against conservative professor
Washington Times, by Valerie Richardson    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/9/2014 10:31:22 PM     Post Reply
A federal court Wednesday ordered the University of North Carolina-Wilmington to promote and give $50,000 in back pay to a conservative professor in what is described as a landmark anti-discrimination case. The restitution was ordered three weeks after a jury found the university guilty of retaliating against criminology professor Mike Adams, a popular conservative columnist on Townhall.com, after denying him a promotion to full professor in 2006. “This ruling sends a message to public universities: Academic freedom isn’t just for the Left, it’s a constitutional right for all professors — even Christian conservatives,” said David French, senior counsel at the conservative American

   

 

R_DBL_B
  


 


Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Eric Holder explodes at GOP rep:
‘You don’t want to go there, buddy!’

93 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Caroline May    Original Article
Posted By: quantumman- 4/8/2014 6:03:17 PM     Post Reply
Attorney General Eric Holder exploded at Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert during a House hearing Tuesday. In the midst of questions about the Justice Department’s failure to divulge documents about the Holy Land Foundation terror funding trial, Gohmert made a side comment about how the House of Representatives found Holder in contempt in 2012 for refusing to turn over documents related to the Fast and Furious gun-running scandal. “I realize that contempt is not a big deal to our attorney general, but it is important that we have proper oversight,” Gohmert said. “You don’t want to go there, buddy! You

Darrell Issa: Emails suggest Elijah Cummings
prompted IRS targeting of True the Vote

57 replie(s)
Washington Examiner, by Susan Ferrechio    Original Article
Posted By: BaseballFan- 4/9/2014 5:13:32 PM     Post Reply
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., has accused the panel´s top Democrat of prompting the Internal Revenue Service in 2012 to target a conservative organization applying for nonprofit status. Issa said records obtained last week from the IRS show communications from the office of ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., about True the Vote, a Texas-based, nonprofit conservative group that aims to prevent voter fraud. The communications at one point involved Lois Lerner, the ex-IRS official who Issa´s panel is poised to hold in contempt of Congress on Thursday for refusing to provide testimony about her

Hank Aaron Compares Republicans
That Oppose Obama To KKK

56 replie(s)
CBS, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: FelineFine- 4/9/2014 11:02:02 AM     Post Reply
Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron compared Republicans that oppose President Barack Obama to the Ku Klux Klan. Speaking to USA Today Tuesday on the 40th anniversary of his then record-breaking 715th home run, the 80-year-old Aaron said that Republicans are hindering Obama’s job performance. “Sure, this country has a black president, but when you look at a black president, President Obama is left with his foot stuck in the mud from all of the Republicans with the way he’s treated,” Aaron told USA Today Sports.

Eric Holder strays from planned remarks
37 replie(s)
Politico, by Tal Kopan    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/10/2014 7:33:24 AM     Post Reply
Attorney General Eric Holder strayed from prepared remarks to slam the way he was “treated” by a House committee the day before, calling it evidence of “ugly and divisive” civil rights challenges facing him and President Barack Obama. Speaking to the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network at its annual convention in New York on Wednesday, Holder talked about the state of civil rights today and brought up a House committee hearing Tuesday that grew contentious, according to video from Mediaite and reports from outlets including Capital New York. “The last five years have been defined by significant strides and

Meet the 2016 Republican Nominee
36 replie(s)
American Thinker, by Daren Jonescu    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 4/9/2014 6:45:01 AM     Post Reply
How does the Republican Party establishment choose its presidential candidate? Typically, constitutionalists accuse their establishment rivals of being moderate, risk-averse, stubborn old fools who lack faith in conservative principles. This is a soothing interpretation, as it begins from the hypothesis that the contest between conservatives and the GOP elite is a family feud. But there is another hypothesis -- less soothing, but, at least from an outsider´s bird´s-eye view, more reconcilable with the facts. This hypothesis is that America has reached a stage of progressive soft despotism in which the only important family feud in national politics is between the fundamentally

   

 



 
RAND study: By our estimate, 3.9 million
people signed up for ObamaCare, not
7.1 million like the White House says

32 replie(s)
Hot Air, by Allahpundit    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/9/2014 4:25:19 AM     Post Reply
A caveat right off the bat: RAND’s estimate only runs through March 28 whereas the actual deadline for signing up was March 31st. Given the crush of traffic on Healthcare.gov in late March, many more people could have signed up over those last three days than were captured by these numbers. On the other hand, the White House was claiming six million sign-ups as of March 27. There’s no way to reconcile that with RAND’s data. One of them is wrong. Maybe both, in fact. There’s a big spike in Medicaid, just as everyone expected. There’s a less big but

Holder on Gohmert exchange: ‘What
attorney general has ever had to
deal with that kind of treatment?’

29 replie(s)
Daily Caller, by Chuck Ross    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/9/2014 7:08:41 PM     Post Reply
Eric Holder ventured off script in a speech Wednesday to the National Action Network, the organization led by MSNBC host and recently-exposed FBI informant Al Sharpton. “I’m pleased to note that the last five years have been defined by significant strides and by lasting reforms,” said Holder at the conference of black activists, before improvising “even in the face, even in the face, of unprecedented, unwarranted, ugly, and divisive adversity.” “If you don’t believe that, if you look at the way, forget about me, forget about me, if you look at the way the attorney general of the United States was treated

Democrat Elijah Cummings Faces
Up to Five Years in Federal Prison

28 replie(s)
Gateway Pundit, by Jim Hoft    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/10/2014 5:20:42 AM     Post Reply
Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) could face up to five years in federal prison for obstructing a Congressional proceeding. On Wednesday, Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) and five Subcommittee Chairmen on the committee sent a letter to Ranking Member Cummings demanding an explanation for his staff’s queries from the IRS, why the Minority hid these efforts from the Majority, and why the Ranking Member denied such actions by his staff at a February Subcommittee hearing: “Although you have previously denied that your staff made inquiries to the IRS about conservative organization True the Vote that may have led to additional

Top conservative: 2016 not
Ted Cruz´s turn, favors Mike
Pence-Rand Paul ticket

27 replie(s)
Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/8/2014 9:25:30 PM     Post Reply
A founding father of the conservative movement who is now a star among Tea Party activists is urging the GOP to choose a governor to duel Washington “insider” Hillary Clinton for the White House, saying that 2016 isn´t the best time for Sen. Ted Cruz to run. Often called the “funding father” of conservatism for pioneering direct mail fundraising, Richard A. Viguerie believes that the Texas senator is a “game changer” for the movement but that the best way to beat Clinton is with a candidate from outside the beltway. “I don´t think it would be best for the conservative movement for

George Bush´s paintings
are ´copied off Google images
and Wikipedia´ art critic claims

27 replie(s)
Independent [UK], by Rob Williams    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/9/2014 10:47:55 AM     Post Reply
As a former President of The Most Powerful Country In The World, George W Bush has significantly greater access to world leaders than most budding artists. (Snip) Art critics have pointed out that a number of the 30 portraits in the exhibition appear to be based on images thrown up by a cursory search of the person´s name in Google Images. In some cases the portrait seems to have been based on the very first image result on the search engine. Rather remarkably, even the portrait of his own father, someone who he surely could have asked to sit for him, appears to be based on an Associated Press portrait which appears on the first page of

Researchers raise
questions about flu drugs

27 replie(s)
USA Today, by Michelle Healy    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 4/10/2014 1:17:52 AM     Post Reply
A new review is questioning the effectiveness of two key drugs enlisted in the fight against influenza and in turn the investments by governments to stockpile the drugs in the event of a global flu outbreak. The antiviral drugs Tamiflu (oseltamivir) and Relenza (zanamivir ) are commonly used to treat influenza in healthy adults and children. In the case of Tamiflu, the drug does shorten symptoms of influenza by about half a day - as the manufacturer suggests - but there is insufficient evidence to support claims that it reduces hospital admissions or serious complications, such as confirmed pneumonia or

Firefox Expands Into Censorship
26 replie(s)
American Thinker, by Jack Kemp    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 4/9/2014 9:10:58 AM     Post Reply
This morning I clicked on a link to a Red State website article concerning “The War on Women” and “Paycheck Equality” and got quite a surprise (the same thing happens when a Firefox user goes directly to the article). Nanny Firefox posted a political opinion on my screen before allowing me to proceed to read the article. This message didn’t appear when I accessed a second article which met with Firefox’s political commissar’s approval. Here’s what Firefox said: Careful Now! (shouldn’t they have said “Achtung! or “Verboten!” or something similar?). This website could not be displayed by Firefox because it is not

   

Post Reply   Close thread 763543





Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Contribute | Register | Rules & FAQs
Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google



© 2014 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

FS