Every Child Is Born a Scientist

"Every kid starts out as a natural-born scientist, and then we beat it out of them. A few trickle through the system with their wonder and enthusiasm for science intact." —Carl SaganDo you agree that children start out as scientists? … [Read more...]

Divorced at Age 10

A girl who was 8 or 9 walked into a courthouse alone and said, "I need a divorce." Here's the story:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auJeMPoOyQERelated, here's Cynthia Gorney speaking about girls who are forced to marry (due to prearranged marriage) when they are as young as five. Very sad.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7c_zppPutQw … [Read more...]

Tough Times Ahead for Florida

Recent data released from the Census Bureau shows that Jacksonville, Florida is the home of one of the largest communities of gay parents in the country. This is despite the fact that Florida does not accept same sex marriages. According to the NYT, the community is large, diverse and inclined towards child rearing:About 32 percent of gay couples in Jacksonville are raising children, Mr. Gates said, citing the 2009 Census data, second only to San Antonio, where the rate is about 34 percent. … [Read more...]

Bill Hopes to Ban Corporal Punishment in Schools

It's hard to believe that hitting kids in school is still allowed, but I guess when you're into hitting defenseless children it's hard to give up. A new bill hopes to ban it: Legislation to ban corporal punishment in most public and private schools was introduced in Congress Tuesday.Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY) introduced the “Ending Corporal Punishment in Schools Act,” which would impose the ban on all public and private schools with students that receive federal services.Though there is no … [Read more...]

The Lies of James Dobson

by Lorette C. Luzajic Part 27 of Pillars of Faith Guilty as Spongebob Jim’s writings were revered like Apostle Paul’s in my childhood home. His Focus on the Family propaganda is so wholeheartedly American that it became brand. After three decades of homo-terror warnings, not even his ridiculous boycott of Spongebob made him lose credibility among disciples. Spongebob is guilty of “homosexual advocacy,” Dobson says.He was born in Louisiana in 1936 and born again at three. He received his doctor … [Read more...]