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Samuel L. Blumenfeld Died on Monday But He Continues to Speak

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

We were sorry to hear that Samuel L. Blumenfeld died this week. Mr. Blumenfeld is known mainly for two things: 1. His work in encouraging homeschoolers during the very early days of homeschooling. He was a staunch defender of parents’ rights in education and was a pioneer, encouraging the pioneers. He supported homeschooling because “it […]

The Trivium and War

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

The following was found on Facebook: I think we need to revamp the education system and replace it with the school of Trivium, the school of logic, grammar, and rhetoric. We might have a nation of free thinkers instead of a nation of followers who believe in lies. Now this is a book that I […]

Iserbyt Book Now Free

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012

The Deliberate Dumbing Down of America by Charlotte Thomson Iserbyt is now free. Charlotte Thomson Iserbyt, former Senior Policy Advisor in the U.S. Department of Education, blew the whistle in the `80s on government activities withheld from the public. Her inside knowledge will help you protect your children from controversial methods and programs used in […]

Reasons to Avoid Government Homeschooling Like the Plague

Sunday, September 10th, 2006

Reasons to Avoid Government Homeschooling Like the Plague and Why Believers Need to Create Christ-Centered, Private Homeschools By Charles and Kathy Lowers Founders of Considering Homeschooling Used with permission. Are you tempted to join government homeschooling (a charter school or public school independent study program) or do you know someone who is? Read on! These […]

Voucher Skit

Monday, September 4th, 2006

By Harvey Bluedorn Imagine a dialogue between MR. TAXPAYER and MS. VOUCHER. We join the conversation already in progress. MS. Voucher: Private schools spend a lot less money to do a lot better educating than government schools. But most parents have no choice — they’ve got to send their kids to the government school. Parents […]

University Cheerleaders

Thursday, April 27th, 2006

Vox Day questions the logic of college and answers the university cheerleaders. He and his wife homeschool their children in Minnesota.

On Liberty by John Stuart Mill

Thursday, March 23rd, 2006

Taken from Dr. Brian Ray’s Tidbits A general State education is a mere contrivance for moulding people to be exactly like one another: and as the mould in which it casts them is that which pleases the predominant power in the government, whether this be a monarch, a priesthood, an aristocracy, or the majority of […]

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