Archive for February 28th, 2009

TeenPact and Youth: Making a Difference in South Dakota

TeenPact, the national organization which teaches young people about God and government, was in Pierre, South Dakota this week.  The event was coordinated by Lisa Nehring of Sioux Falls and Joanne Woods of Rapid City, and was sponsored in part by the South Dakota Christian Home Educators (SDCHE). TeenPact youth leaders came from all across the country […]

Controlling the Board

From our friends at Americans for Limited Government.

The Cost and Value of a Founders Legacy

American Minute from William J. Federer His grandson, Robert, was the U.S. Navy Commodore who helped freed slaves found Liberia, West Africa, and in 1846 captured California-the city of Stockton named for him. His brother-in-law, Elias Boudinot, was a Continental Congress President and founder of the American Bible Society. His daughter married Declaration Signer Benjamin […]

More freedom, less government, for education

STAR PARKER FOUNDER & PRESIDENT COALITION ON URBAN RENEWAL & EDUCATION I share President Obama’s concerns about education. We certainly need to do a better job, particularly in our low-income communities. But, from what I see so far, we’re on very different pages regarding how to think about the problem. For Obama, the solution to […]