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Why fiat currency is bad

By jimmy songContributor | Monday, March 14, 2022 The Federal Reserve Headquarters in Washington, DC | Screenshot: Google Maps Fiat money is a cesspool of theft, cronyism and corruption. It is the escalator of wars, the source of wealth inequality, and the reason why seemingly everything today is politicized. Fiat money is an institution of […]

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Links: Yo-Yo Ma honors Ukraine; evangelical and Latino churches; the state of higher education

The great cellist of our time, Yo-Yo Ma, visited the Russian Embassy this week, pulled out his cello and played the hauntingly beautiful Ukrainian national anthem. WUSA9 has a short snippet of the performance, which is hard to hear over the din of traffic on Wisconsin Avenue. I was pleased to see that the section […]

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Very poor schools only get small boost in budget deal

During his presidential campaign, Joe Biden pledged to triple Title I funding. Last year, Biden aimed to achieve this by proposing to more than double the program, which sends extra money to very poor schools. Now it looks like schools will have to settle for a lot less. A bipartisan budget wrap unveiled early Wednesday […]

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Pro-Life Christians Urged to Keep Hope at ERLC Event | Baptist life

ALPHARETTA, Ga. (BP) — Church and pro-life ministry leaders were encouraged at a Southern Baptist-sponsored event Thursday evening (March 3) not to tire at this stage of the near 50 years of legal abortion history in the United States. The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) organized “Stand for Life: Road to Roe50” at the […]

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Pattie James Obituary (2022) – Broomfield, CO

Pattie Ruth Janeway James, died January 2022. She was born in Oklahoma City, OK in December 1925, the daughter of a CH Scout executive and Ruth (Harvey) Janeway. She grew up in both Oklahoma and Texas, spending her high school and college years in Stillwater, OK. Pattie was raised in a Methodist church and in […]

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House Bill 1134 is not needed | Opinions

For the editor: Indiana State Senators Scott Baldwin and Linda Rogers proposed Indiana House Bill 1134. It will ensure the transparency of the program. The bill is unnecessary for three reasons. First, it is not necessary because there is already transparency of study programs. Anyone can easily access state standards. Second, Scott Baldwin was quoted […]

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Supaman visits Sussex School for a performance on inclusion and humanity | Local News

Supaman, a world-renowned hip-hop artist and Apsáalooke fancy dancer, visited pupils and staff at Sussex School on Thursday for a performance focusing on lessons in inclusion and humanity. Students filled the gymnasium floor but spent very little time sitting. Most were on their feet, dancing and interacting with Supaman’s performance. “When you step out of […]

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Lawmakers push to muzzle teachers. Kansans who like straight facts need to back off.

Teachers are the enemy. That’s the message sent by a pair of bills being debated in back-to-back hearings Wednesday in the Kansas Legislature. The proposed laws, which stemmed from GOP-controlled education committees, would stifle the ability of K-12 teachers to teach historical facts and diverse viewpoints, eliminate the affirmative defense of educators, and expand the […]

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12 New Jersey Cities Rated by the HRC Municipal Equality Index

Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation Municipal Equality Index map 2021 In its 10th year, the MEI posts a record number of perfect scores The average score for New Jersey cities is 85 points out of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Municipal Equality Index (MEI). The Garden State is averaging 15 points above the […]

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I will fight to overturn the US ban on my ‘Queer Bible’, says British author | Censorship

A British writer, presenter and former model says he is shocked to find himself at the center of an unprecedented wave of book bans in the United States. A Mississippi mayor has told the Madison County Library to remove LGBTQ+ books from its shelves or lose funding. One of the books cited as an example […]

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Hungary, the ally that we conservatives do not see

Tonight I was at a private event in Budapest where I met the country’s justice minister, Judit Varga. We had a long conversation. I’m telling you, if you put this woman on American television, most Americans would think she’s the healthiest, bravest person they’ve seen in public life in ages. she is blessed Ordinary. I […]

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Mother-Son Gift to Support New Social Justice Scholarships

By Leah Silvieus ‘March 21 This winter, mother and son Jean Wood ’64 MAR and Chris Wood ’90 BA pledged $250,000 to support 10 new annual Social Justice Scholarships at Yale Divinity School. The gift, they say, is the fruit of “several branches” of a family tree dedicated to Christian education and social justice. Their […]

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Conservative book bans are part of the GOP’s fascist turn | Opinions

Over the past few years, conservatives have waged an insidious and dishonest campaign to whitewash the racism and oppression of American history and to censor material that would examine the most sordid parts of America’s past and present. Almost from its first publication in 2019, conservatives attacked the 1619 Project – the Pulitzer Prize-winning historical […]

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COLUMN: Appeal to state education department, politicians | Opinion

On January 28, I attended a Mississippi Department of Education hearing. It was planned by them, and it was their proposed changes to the state social studies curriculum for grades K-12. What the future of our state and our country would be taught about our nation, its beginnings and its history – what America is, […]

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How to cut heating costs this winter amid rising inflation

A woman pulls her car out of the snow during a heavy snowstorm on January 29, 2022 in Stony Brook, New York. André Theodorakis | Getty Images After a few months of winter and two major snowstorms that hit much of the eastern United States in January, many Americans may realize that they are going […]

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Oklahoma Christian University and BloomBoard Announce Access to K-12 Computer Science Masters Degree

EDMOND, OKLA. – Oklahoma Christian University (OC) and BloomBoard announced the availability of their first two fully accredited master’s degrees, Technology & Computer Science Education (TCS) and Curriculum & Instruction for K-12 educators at the national scale. These innovative programs are supported by BloomBoard’s micro-certificate-based learning approach. Districts across the country strive to provide high-quality […]

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Across the country: toys for toddlers, coat drive and other quick grabs

Across the Nation is our monthly digest of news stories, links and quotes from Churches of Christ across the United States. Do you have an idea for this column? Email Audrey Jackson at [email protected] Featured image (above): the North Bronx Church of Christ leaders cut the ribbon outside the new church $1.5 million building At […]

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Horned frogs in the news, January 12-23

January 25, 2022 From China to Walsh Ranch, TCU horned frogs are making headlines. INSTITUTIONAL Seizing an opportunity to make higher education fairerJanuary 18, 2022Academic business magazineCOVID has highlighted the inequalities of higher education, but it has also provided an unmissable opportunity to address the current problem. TOS‘s Rees-Jones Hall features environmental graphics to engage […]

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McFeely Blog: Fargo’s New Private School Looks Like Trumpy – InForum

FARGO — Do we have a Donald J. Trump Academy in Fargo? Or maybe it could be called a MAGA charter school. Time will tell, but the red flags (or are they ceilings?) have already waved. The Capstone Classical Academy, as The Forum reported on Friday, will begin classes this fall. It will be located […]

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Karleen Beam Gaskins Price (1926 – 2022) Obituaries – Cherryville, NC

Karleen Beam Gaskins Price died Monday, January 17, 2022. Daughter of Marvin Stowe and Bryte Beam Beam, she was born in Lincoln County on July 10, 1926.Karleen is a graduate of North Brook High School, where she served on the yearbook staff, and was a member of the Debate, Cheer, Business, and Library Clubs. She […]

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Mathnasium provides $35,000 in funding to parent-teacher associations and schools for math nights

LOS ANGELES, January 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mathnasium The Center for Mathematics Learning, North America leader in math-only supplemental education, has partnered with National PTA to provide $35,000 in funding to US schools and PTA organizations for Math Night events to be held during the 2021-2022 school year. Math Night, one of Mathnasium’s mechanisms for […]

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Texas Women’s Foundation Names Seven Honorees for Its Leadership Forum and Awards Celebration ‘Dallas Innovates’

The Texas Women’s Foundation, a leader in driving social and economic change for women, girls and families in Texas, has named seven recipients of its 2022 Maura Women Helping Women and Young Leader Awards. The honors celebrate leaders who have helped, in various ways, to uplift women and girls. At its Leadership Forum & Awards […]

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After Texas Synagogue Attack, We Must Refocus on Roots of Anti-Jewish Violence

The January 15 terrorist attack on Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas is the latest high-profile case of anti-Semitism in the United States. It is reasonable to draw a line between the 2018 massacre at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh and the deadly Chabad shootings of Poway the following year. From the gruesome […]

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State of the State: Governor proposes historic increase in funding for schools, along with significant tax cuts | Local news

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Editorial: The United States Not Formed As a Christian Nation | News, Sports, Jobs

This week marks the first anniversary of the insurgency attacks on the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021. These attacks were nothing less than an attempted coup d’etat by around 1,000 loyalists to former President Donald Trump as they besieged the seat of US government over a routine, and uneventful in previous years, certification […]

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Gay Adelmann: Two Bills Considered by Ky. House Reject State’s Most Marginalized Students

The truth is not always pleasant to hear. Those in a position to do so may simply refuse to participate in uncomfortable conversations. Others may even go so far as to prohibit the teaching of information they consider “divisive” simply because it makes them or others like them uncomfortable. However, it is a privilege that […]

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New York state high school silences gay student and model

By James Finn | SYRACUSE – When 17-year-old Tyler Johnson walked into Tully High School near Syracuse, New York yesterday morning, he felt anxious and unwelcome in the building. He was afraid a conversation he must have had with principal Mike O’Brien, who had just banned him from revealing his homosexuality in a school publication, […]

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Procession to mark the beginning of a woman’s journey towards a university degree – The Royal Gazette

Updated: 05 Jan 2022 11:49 AM Family and friends surprise Phylicia Furbert, center, with a motorcade as she prepares to leave Bermuda for Oral Roberts University (Photograph by Blaire Simmons) An adult student who made her dream of going to college come true after years of savings was sent on her way with a special […]

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Will the Hochul Budget Help New Yorkers with Developmental Disabilities?

With Gov. Kathy Hochul’s first State of the State address approaching, supporters of New Yorkers with intellectual and developmental disabilities are eager to hear how the governor plans to address a growing staff shortage who reached critical proportions during the pandemic. Leaders of nonprofits say they have long faced barriers in recruiting and keeping direct […]

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John Dalton obituary – Akron Beacon Journal

Together Again John Henry Dalton passed away peacefully at Akron Hospice on December 21, 2021. John was born in Philadelphia, Pa. On May 27, 1926 to his parents, John Ford Dalton and Marie Margaret Sangmeister. John was the oldest of three boys, brothers, Richard and Paul, who both predeceased him. Most of John’s youth was […]

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Let’s keep the persecution in perspective

Through Michael brown, contributor to the CP editorial | Tuesday, December 28, 2021 Taliban fighters on top of vehicles displaying Taliban flags march along a road to celebrate the withdrawal of all their troops from Afghanistan by the United States, in Kandahar on September 1, 2021 following the military takeover of the country by the […]

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Lawmaker Introduces Bill Banning LGBTQ + Books, Offers Bounty If Not Removed

OKLAHOMA CITY – A Republican state senator has introduced legislation that gives state parents the power to ban books from Oklahoma schools. The law also provides a way for parents to collect up to $ 10,000 as a bonus for each day a book is not picked up. State Senator Rob Standridge (R-District 15) announced […]

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24 inmates with bachelor’s degrees in pastoral ministry will serve North Carolina prisons as ministers

Twenty-four men wearing black caps and robes walked across the stage at Nash Correctional Gymnasium on December 15 to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in pastoral ministry. They shook hands with Danny Akin, president of College at Southeastern, the undergraduate school of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, and posed for a photographer. For these men, […]

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Wife, mother, Christian and author Patty Nun presents the release of her new book “In spite of everything”

MAGNOLIA, TX, December 24, 2021 / 24-7PressRelease / – A pious young woman is immersed in a drama she never expected. Within weeks, she was the victim of adultery, rape and the murder of her husband in order to cover up the perpetrator’s crime. Then, her eldest son, the result of her rape, died at […]

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Greater Atlanta Christian School Students Selected for Statewide Reading Choir | News

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Charity scams of the past – JSTOR Daily

For decades, the Jilwaye men of the mountainous frontier of the Ottoman and Persian empires roamed the world, swindling their fellow Christians. Tracing the surprising transnational “opportunities and limits of globalization” available to Mar Zeya’s men, researcher Andrew MacDonald asserts that they had “global ambitions to a degree probably unmatched in history.” They saw their […]

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Attitudes of Generation Z: America’s most optimistic young people about the future

Washington There are many reasons why Sebastian Garcia is optimistic about the future. After his family immigrated from Mexico, he was raised on a farm in northwest Texas, where he says there aren’t many racist slurs he hasn’t heard. When the 24-year-old graduated from college, he decided to become an educator. But the early years […]

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Lawmakers Discuss Farmers’ Rights, School Funding at Annual Egg Breakfast, and Questions | News

State lawmakers told a crowd in Madison County on Friday that the right to cultivate must become law and schools must be fully funded. State Senator Frank Ginn and Representatives Alan Powell and Rob Leverett sat at a table in front of members of the Madison County Chamber of Commerce and Madison County Rotary Club […]

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Eagle Prep Charter Schools in St. Louis Under Watch for Religious Influence | Education

Open Sky developed charter schools a decade ago to provide “three pillars” of education for families, according to its website. “Eagle Schools offer the excellent academic and character-building pillars. Parents can also choose the third pillar – faith building – through the enveloping care provided by Compass educational programs.” Open Sky still manages the pre-and […]

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Why Young Saudis Can Reshape the Muslim World

Like the proverbial hand that cradles the cradle, textbooks still have a great influence on a country’s next generation, despite the growing power of social media. And perhaps no country has made such a rapid change in its textbooks in recent years as Saudi Arabia, the center of the Islamic world. The Saudi education ministry’s […]

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Wellspring University: Advocating for innovation and entrepreneurship in the African education system

Until Africa realizes that innovation and entrepreneurship are the key to the continent’s development, we will continue to remain at the mercy of the Western world. According to 7mindsets.com, todayUniversity students are prepared for jobs that probably don’t exist. It is therefore imperative for us to create autonomous and autonomous learners. A true 21st century […]

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Tuesday 23 November 2021 | TALKERS Magazine: TALKERS Magazine – “The Talk Media Bible”.

Dave Ramsey is this week’s guest on Harrison Podcast. Multimedia talk radio giant Dave ramsey is this week’s guest on the award-winning PodcastOne series, “The Michael harrison Interview. “Based near Nashville, he’s been on the air for nearly three decades, providing advice on personal finance, faith and popular politics to a growing audience that delves […]

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“Last hope”: Lebanese abroad have their say in the polls | Elections News

Beirut, Lebanon – Before mass protests against the Lebanese ruling elite swept over the country in October 2019, Yasmin Saad never would have thought that she would be particularly invested in the politics of her home country. But two years later, watching from France a number of aggravating crises hitting millions of Lebanese, the 22-year-old […]

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Parents should have the ‘last word’ in public education (survey)

Through Ryan foley, Christian Post reporter | Saturday 20 November 2021 People hold up placards at a rally against “Critical Race Theory” (CRT) taught at Loudoun County Government Center schools in Leesburg, Va. On June 12, 2021. “Are you ready to go?” take over our schools? Republican activist Patti Menders shouted at a rally against […]

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Israel, British lawmakers consider recognizing Armenian genocide

Bills introduced in Israel and the UK could recognize the Armenian genocide that wiped out an estimated 3.75 million Christians in the 19th and 20th centuries, according to reports from the humanitarian organization Barnabas Fund. A bill recognizing the genocide was introduced on November 9 in the Israeli Knesset (parliament). The Barnabas Fund notes that […]

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Before the Holidays, Christian Charities is planning around Sup …… | News and reports

Wheeler Mission in Indianapolis typically produces tens of thousands of Thanksgiving meals for the hungry. Their motto: “Fill the plates with food and live in the hope of Christ. This year, they might run out of the first before everyone is served. Sam Brown, a chef with Christian Social Services and the Homeless Ministry, said […]

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Washington Council of Education sees gains and delays in fulfilling schools’ mandates

Over the course of two days, members of the Washington State Board of Education set legislative priorities, examined gaps and gains in school districts’ compliance with educational mandates, and heard new arguments for and as opposed to adopting a statewide ethnic studies degree requirement. . The 16-member council, which meets about six times a year, […]

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For an Afghan immigrant in Minnesota, a friendship is formed with an English tutor

“Tell me about Afghanistan.” The English teacher eagerly watches Nilofar Mulakhail as they sit on the living room floor of a Bloomington apartment, weeks after the Taliban takeover plunged the country into chaos. Mulakhail replies that her homeland is good, as if out of polite formality, or maybe she doesn’t know what to think of […]

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Follow live updates after the global pledge to end the use of coal

12:17 pm: “Our leaders do not rule,” Thunberg told the Glasgow march “Our leaders don’t lead, that’s what leadership looks like,” Thunberg told crowds in Glasgow. Addressing her comments to the media, she said: “Time and time again, the media does not hold the people in power to account. 12:11 p.m .: Greta Thunberg says […]

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Student Freedom Initiative Expands to 29 HBCUs and Partners with the Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation | National company

WASHINGTON – (BUSINESS WIRE) – November 4, 2021– Today, the Student Freedom Initiative announced the next round of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) that will participate in its program. The selected institutions are: Alabama A&M University, Benedict College, Bennett College, Bowie State University, Dillard University, Fisk University, Interdenominational Theological Center, Jackson State University, Jarvis […]

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1,100 housing units on campus

Like many Bay Area school districts, the Jefferson Union High School District in Daly City is struggling to fund its priorities: increasing teacher salaries, modernizing facilities, and expanding programs for students. But unlike most neighborhoods facing financial difficulties, the authorities are turning to an ambitious plan to provide more funding: find a developer to build […]

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Murphy, Ciattarell: Strong differences between schools in NJ

Credit: (Edwin J. Torres / NJ Governor’s Office; AP Photo / Frank Franklin II, Pool)Gov. Phil Murphy, a leftist Democrat and Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli When Phil Murphy was elected governor four years ago, it was seen as a sea change in the state’s leadership and oversight of New Jersey public schools. His predecessor, Governor […]

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Stride Funding secures first-of-its-kind $ 30 million facility with Silicon Valley Bank to support SV Academy development programs for under-represented learners

NEW YORK, 21 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Stride Funding Inc. obtained $ 30 million low-cost education finance fund from Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the bank for the world’s most innovative companies and their investors, to fund the high-growth asset class of results-based finance products . The warehouse credit facility will be used to […]

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TRIO receives $ 550,000 in grants

Mason galemoreContributing [email protected]rraystate.edu The US Department of Education announced that the TRIO talent search program at Murray State would receive $ 554,750 to help low-income students. Talent Search, which has been operating in Murray since 2016, helps first-generation low-income students prepare for college. The program is one of eight TRIO programs. The grants will be […]

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WVU researchers explore sociology of COVID-19 – YubaNet

October 19, 2021 – Christian nationalists are less likely to be vaccinated against COVID-19 while political conservatives express great skepticism about the coronavirus in general, conclude two new studies published by sociologists at West Virginia University. In their first report, published in Vaccine, the researchers found that Christian nationalism – the belief that Christianity should […]

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Charles T. Moxley 1960-2021 | News, Sports, Jobs

WARREN – Fly fishing is lonely, contemplative, misanthropic, scientific in some hands, poetic in others, and mixed with conflicting aesthetic considerations. It’s not even clear if catching fish is really the point. But to Dr Charles Thomas “Mandrel” Moxley, fly fishing was his peace. Tuesday, September 21, 2021, Chuck, 61, took his place at the […]

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School Districts Use Federal Funds To Fight Learning Loss | Local News

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Crowded.me – Early Stage FinTech Tackling Abolish Greek Life Movement

In recent weeks, the “Abolish Greek Life” movement has gained traction, with protests on campuses across the country calling on universities to get rid of these 200-year-old institutions. Opponents argue that students are not interested in joining Greek Life Organizations (GLOs). There has certainly been a decline in 2020-21 for obvious reasons (socially distant Greek […]

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Janis Robinson obituary (2021) – Middletown, Connecticut

Janis (Cotton) Robinson, 95, of Middletown, CT, formerly of Woodbury, NJ, beloved wife of the late Douglas Yohannes Robinson, passed away on Monday October 4, 2021 at Middlesex Hospital, Middletown, CT. Janis was born in Vineland, NJ, daughter of the late T. Earl Cotton and Myrtle (Jenkins) Cotton. Her family moved to Woodbury, NJ, where […]

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In New Book, ‘Jesus Calling’ Sarah Young Hopes Jesus Is Listening

(RNS) – When Jesus calls, bestselling author Sarah Young is always ready to listen. Journalists, however, can’t even leave a message for him. Young, whose emphasis on privacy is legendary, avoids public appearances, does not speak to reporters on the phone, and is rarely seen. Journalists seeking to interview the elusive Young, whose “Jesus Calling” […]

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Pakistan’s unemployed Christian youth said to stop complaining

Father Sarfraz Simon is tired of young Christians who complain about unemployment in Pakistan. “We have schools for formal and technical education. The second final of the Diocesan Cricket Tournament took place yesterday. The Diocese of Islamabad-Rawalpindi pioneered the Higher Central Services (CSS) courses in 2019, but our young people have no confidence in them […]

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Alchemy Spice Co. Grows Into Restaurants Nationwide And More Business News

Alchemy Spice Co. Grows Nationwide After an extensive brand refresh earlier this year, Alchemy Spice Company is preparing to sell its artisan spice blends to restaurants across the country through the US Foods Direct program and to consumers in Tennessee through Publix grocery stores. US Foods, a leading national foodservice distributor serving more than 10,000 […]

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Oklahoma State University: Face2Face with Kiara Luevano: DACA dreamer overcomes odds to lead by example

September 22, 2021 Media contact: Bailey Stacy | Communications Coordinator, Marketing and Communications | 405-744-2700 | [email protected] Imagine moving to a foreign country at age 11 with nothing but clothes on your back. You, your mother, and your two sisters leave behind most of your family, including your father, to live in a place whose […]

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Johnston County adopts anti-CRT rules on teaching breed

Teachers in Johnston County could be disciplined or fired for teaching that historical American figures were not heroes, undermining the US Constitution in class, or saying racism is an integral part of American life. The Johnston County Council of Commissioners is withholding $ 7.9 million until the school board passes a policy preventing critical race […]

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AmeriCorps programs serving Milwaukee receive $ 2.4 million in funding to expand community support

These funds include $ 2,417,154 in AmeriCorps funding for ten AmeriCorps programs specifically centered in the Milwaukee area, with several other statewide programs also having members serving in Milwaukee. “This funding will put 888 AmeriCorps members on the ground, including over 300 members in the Milwaukee area, to help our local communities as our state […]

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Finance, fintechs, male sexual well-being, and biomarkers in this week’s Maddymoney

Men’s sexual health start-up raises £ 3.25million Mojo, the men’s sexual wellness app, has raised £ 3.25million in a seed funding round. The London-based startup aims to provide a drug-free approach to men’s sexual health, combining psychology and technology to address common issues faced by men across the UK, such as erectile dysfunction and premature […]

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Yes, parents in Virginia should tell schools what to teach

ROnly the differences between two candidates for a public office perfectly crystallized in a single minute of debate. But such a minute occurred Tuesday night in Alexandria, Va., During the gubernatorial debate between Clinton fundraiser Terry McAuliffe and businessman Glenn Youngkin. Asked about the Virginia Department of Education policy that allows anyone to use the […]

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Colorado wins two US mining safety grants totaling $ 190,000

Two Colorado groups received a total of $ 190,000 to help promote mine safety in the United States. The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) of the United States Department of Labor announced funding Tuesday through his Brookwood-Sago Mine Safety Grants program. Thirteen grants totaling $ 1 million were awarded. The program was created in […]

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Sight Magazine – Guatemala: Led by a “revolutionary father”, indigenous communities turn to Orthodox Christianity

September 28, 2021 DAVID I KLEIN RNS When the clergy and seminarians from St Andrew’s Seminary in Aguacate, Guatemala, arrive in town, they have their work cut out for them. “On the first day, we did the liturgy, 10 baptisms and seven chrismations,” explained Father Thomas Manuel, an Orthodox Christian priest. “Then the next day, […]

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Jamila T. Davis appointed Community Practitioner in Residence

Educator, activist and entrepreneur Jamila T. Davis, Ph.D. has been appointed Community Practitioner in Residence by the Center for Community Research and Engagement at Seton Hall University. Commonly known as “CCRE”, the Center for Community Research and Engagement has mobilized University resources to “develop creative solutions to community problems” for nearly 25 years. One of […]

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Critical Debate Over Racial Theory Heats Up At The Ohio General Assembly | Ohio

(The Center Square) – School districts, teacher unions, student groups and parents have lined up at Ohio House to testify against two bills that would prevent schools from teaching what sponsors called out “division concepts” in the classroom. The House State and Local Government Committee heard more than three hours of testimony Wednesday at the […]

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Iranian children are punished for their parents’ religion and beliefs

Tue Sep 21, 2021 Iranian children are punished for their parents’ religion and beliefs IranSource through Hamed Farmand An Iranian-Christian clergyman (right) and a worshiper wearing protective masks pray during a mass New Year’s prayer ceremony in Saint Gregory’s Church amid the outbreak of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19 ) in Tehran on January 1, 2021. […]

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Retired education professor at Roger Williams University, Anne E. Barry, dies

Friday, September 17, 2021 Smith Funeral and Memorial Services Enlarge + Anne Elizabeth Barry, 91, of Bristol, RI, died on Wednesday September 15, 2021 at Grace Barker Health in Warren, RI. Born in Fall River, MA, she was the daughter of the late John Francis Barry and the late Marguerite Regina (Smith) Barry. She is […]

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ERLC unveils new technology, pro-life initiatives

By TOM STRODE, Baptist Press NASHVILLE (BP) – The Ethics and Religious Freedom Commission plans cutting-edge work over the next 18 months on tech and pro-life issues, Southern Baptist directors said at their meeting annual. Jason Thacker, President of Technology Ethics Research, and Elizabeth Graham, Vice President of Operations and Life Initiatives, outlined plans in […]

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Who to turn to when a natural disaster wreaks havoc on your finances | Personal finance

Career choices are often based on personal interests, experience and earning potential – and increasingly, they require at least a college degree. What undergraduates choose to specialize in while attending college can be a good indicator of an individual’s financial future, and that’s not always good news. Stacker researched the 50 least-earning college majors, using […]

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Coatesville Schools Receive State Funding To Provide Healthy Snacks Local News

COATESVILLE – Five elementary schools in the Coatesville-area school district will receive total funding of more than $ 146,000 to provide students with fresh fruit and vegetable snacks during the school day, State Senator Carolyn Comitta said. Grant funds, provided through the United States Department of Agriculture (FFVP) Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program and administered […]

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Ask Chuck: Digital Currency – Benefits and Concerns | Voice

By Chuck bentley, CP guest contributor | Friday 06 August 2021 Dear Chuck, Digital currency will soon be all the rage. Won’t that just worsen inflation? Doubtful digital (Courtesy of the Christian Economic Forum) Dear digital skeptic, There are a lot of new developments regarding digital currencies. It is inevitable that they will be introduced […]

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Dorchester District 2 Hosts Public Contribution Meeting on Use of Millions in COVID Relief Funds | New

SUMMERVILLE – With millions of dollars in COVID relief support on the table, the Dorchester District 2 community considers hiring more teachers a top priority. DD2 is expected to receive more than $ 40 million in federal COVID-19 relief funding. The support is part of nearly $ 3 billion in federal COVID aid that can […]

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Go. PTA official resigns over comment on conservative parents | Politics News

Through Michel Gryboski, Christian Post reporter | Monday July 19, 2021 People hold up placards at a rally against “Critical Race Theory” (CRT) taught in schools at Loudoun County Government Center in Leesburg, Virginia on June 12, 2021. | AFP via Getty Images / Andrew Caballero A senior Virginia Parent Teacher Association official has resigned […]

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Evangel University appoints Pastor Mike Rakes as next president

Mike Rakes, pastor of Winston Salem First Church, is the next president of Evangel University. It was the unanimous choice of the university’s board of trustees, which conducted a nationwide search for the fifth president of the private Christian campus in Springfield. “Mike is a dynamic and innovative leader who is extremely qualified to pursue […]

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Teachers brace for court battles over racial education

Teachers and civil rights activists are organizing and preparing to go to court to stop conservative efforts to block curricula on institutional racism. Why is this important: “This is the Modern Day Scopes trial, ”American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten told Axios, recalling the 1925 case concerning the evolution of education. In recent months, […]

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Launch of the working group on education financing

Brattleboro Union High School on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Photo by Glenn Russell / VTDigger A group of legislators responsible for proposing a redesign Vermont’s K-12 education funding system began work on Tuesday, electing Senator Ruth Hardy, D-Addison, and Representative Emilie Kornheiser, D-Brattleboro to be its co-chairs. The charge of the “Student Weighting Report Implementation […]

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Christian Help Center “Have a heart for the homeless” Local food distribution

The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) continued last week’s celebration of Juneteenth, the most recent federal holiday in the United States, with the group’s first in-person event since the state reopened on June 15 – and since. that the COVID-19 shelter-in-place order came into effect in March 2020. Billed as the “CLBC Juneteenth Black Family […]

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The mission of these neobanks is to support under-represented communities

Big banks design their services for a large customer base, but in doing so, they may not meet the needs of historically marginalized communities. This gap creates opportunities for new FinTech companies rooted in these communities. “Representation is so important in fintech,” says Asya Bradley, co-founder and COO of First Boulevard, a black-owned company providing […]

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Mysterious Bank Heist Thriller ‘No Loss // No Gain’ Official Trailer

Mysterious Bank Heist Thriller ‘No Loss // No Gain’ Official Trailer by Alex Billington June 28, 2021Source: Youtube “You can’t trust all banks. Not all heists are created equal.” Gravitas Ventures has released an official trailer for a mysterious low-budget heist thriller titled No loss // No gain, marking the first feature film by filmmaker […]

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Op-Ed: Governor Wolf’s education funding demands are bogus. Here is the truth | Pennsylvania

Last week Governor Tom Wolf held a press conference on the Capitol Steps to crown over four months campaign to promote a drastic increase in funding for district schools. But his central claim that school districts are underfunded and charter schools are the culprits is the exact opposite of reality. Wolf spoke from a prominent […]

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What is Critical Race Theory and why do Ohio Republicans want to ban it?

Parents packed a school board meeting near Cleveland. They flooded the Ohio State Board of Education with comments. They launched the first campaigns for board seats in a Cincinnati suburb. And they lobbied state lawmakers to write not one but two separate bills to ban the teaching of “critical race theory.” “It didn’t feel right […]

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Giving Back to the Country: The William S. Knight Center | Education News

Parents looking to inspire a cautious love of the countryside among their college teens should explore the William S. Knight Center for Patriotic Education, which will open later this year at the College of the Ozarks. Principal Andrew T. Bolger said the Knight Center marries the college‘s “holistic education model of instilling civic knowledge with […]

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Razorback Soccer adds Jon Harvey to coaching staff, elevates Scofield to associate head coach

Ben breitbach June 11, 2021 FAYETTEVILLE, Arche. – Razorback Soccer has added Jon Harvey to the coaching staff as associate head coach, as head coach Colby Hale announced on Friday afternoon. Harvey comes to Fayetteville after seven seasons in Washington state, helping guide the Cougars to a historic run to the College Cup in 2019 […]

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Harvard student wants her $ 40,000 scholarship to go to others in need

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – JULY 14: Students throw their mortars in the air during their graduation photo at the University of Birmingham graduation congregations on July 14, 2009 in Birmingham, England. More than 5,000 graduates will don their gowns this week to graduate from the University of Birmingham. A recent survey suggested that there are 48 […]

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Governor Greg Abbott signs the 1836 project; promotes patriotic education | KAMR

AUSTIN, Texas (KAMR / KCIT) —— On Monday, Governor Greg Abbott signed a law establishing Project 1836, a project to raise awareness of key events in the state’s history. Representative Tan Parker introduced the bill just before the state’s Independence Day and is named in commemoration of the year Texas gained independence from Mexico. Representative […]

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Teacher punished for opposing trans pronouns sues school district | US News

Through Michel Gryboski, Christian Post reporter | Monday 07 June 2021 A sign outside a classroom taken in 2016. | REUTERS / Tami Chappell A teacher in Virginia filed a lawsuit against his school district after his principal fired him for rejecting policies that would implement transgender ideology in local schools. Byron Tanner Cross, a […]

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Gov. Tony Evers announces his candidacy for re-election, aims to block Wisconsin GOP

MADISON – Governor Tony Evers launched his bid for re-election on Saturday calling himself the state’s “real governor of education” and focusing on road repairs, helping small businesses and making health care more affordable. “Wisconsin, I’m here. I’m running for re-election. We’ve accomplished a lot in recent years, but we’re just getting started,” Evers said […]

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How To Get The Most From Your Finances In Your Thirties Personal finance

Career choices are often based on personal interests, experience and earning potential – and increasingly, they require at least a college degree. What undergraduates choose to specialize in while attending college can be a good indicator of an individual’s financial future, and that’s not always good news. Stacker researched the 50 least-earning college majors, using […]

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House 34 District Candidates Speak of Legislative Pressures on Gambling

May 31 — EDITOR’S NOTE — The MDJ sent six questions to each candidate in the June 15 special election to succeed former State Representative Bert Reeves, R-Marietta. The questions were the same for each candidate and candidates had to limit their answers to 250 words. This is the fourth installment in the six-part series. […]

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Our vice president ignores Memorial Day because our national identity needs to be strengthened

“Enjoy the long weekend.” So said Kamala Harris, Vice President of the United States, as Memorial Day 2021 approaches. As many commentators have pointed out, you wouldn’t know she had Memorial Day in mind because her tweet didn’t mention the name of the party. For her, it was just another long weekend, another opportunity for […]

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Biden’s $ 6 trillion budget dropped key campaign promises on student debt cancellation and health care reform

President Joe Biden. Nicholas Kamm / Getty Images President Joe Biden officially unveiled his first budget proposal on Friday, which calls for $ 6 trillion for fiscal 2022 to largely help fund his two-part infrastructure plan. But several questions he promised during his reform campaign are visibly missing from this budget. The budget outlines spending […]

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April Leader Extraordinary: Cleveland’s Intentional Leader | High Point University

Thomas’ SGA presidential campaign slogan. Tyler Thomas sees him every day. He’ll call someone, and he’ll see a visual reminder on his iPhone’s backup screen to continue. Photo shows Former President Barack Obama and the late US Representative John Lewis walking side by side. Lewis and Obama are a lot like Thomas’s parents and paternal […]

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RICKEY BOOKER JR: “Theory”, not the scarecrow

Schools are a frequent battleground for American culture wars, and the current confrontation over critical race theory is the most recent manifestation of this. Arkansas, Idaho, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Utah recently proposed legislation to either withhold public funding for schools that teach the impact of racism on American society and its institution, or to prohibit […]

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Prime Minister Imran Khan seeks to Islamize Pakistan’s agenda

05/24/2021 Pakistan (International Christian Concern) – Prime Minister Imran Khan and his team are preparing to implement a new national program in Pakistan that will Islamize the education system with an emphasis on the Quran and Islamic teaching. The new curriculum will require students to read the entire Quran and memorize a number of prayers […]