Social media and the stupid people behind the screen have once again caused my jaw to drop. A high school teacher, now without a job, decided it would be permissible to rant about a student with disabilities. Seriously? [Read more…]
We were all crushed when we heard the news last week that Craig Strickland would not be coming home to his new bride. The country music singer’s body was finally found several days after he went missing during a duck hunting trip.
But now his widow, Helen, is taking to social media to celebrate their life together. This week she has posted several sweet videos of the couple and a sweet love letter Craig wrote to her on their wedding day. [Read more…]
Taya Kyle, wife of American Sniper Chris Kyle, has experienced the effects of gun violence first hand. In fact, as anyone who has read her heartbreaking story or seen the Award-winning film American Sniper knows, it was gun violence that made her a widow in the first place. Yet last night at a CNN town hall with President Obama, Taya wasn’t standing next to the president in solidarity for his anti-gun stance. Instead, she took on the President face-to-face, asking him why he couldn’t celebrate that violent crime rates have plummeted in the U.S. in recent years, and demanding that she have the right to protect her own family from the violence of criminals.
Watch her confront President Obama: [Read more…]