Archives for December 2014

Update on the Lawsuit to Stop the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) from Taking Away Local Control

Judge Grillo’s tentative ruling is against local autonomy, however, the Judge is in possession of the information he requested at the hearing and has not yet made a final ruling. Anticipation builds as to what the Superior Court will do…

Cradle Snatchers!

Obama launches $1 billion early education plan Commentary by Mary Thompson, 3D Research Group Here we go… official full throttle for the “early learning” agenda, universal “preschool,” womb to tomb training ( called education). All the buzz words and players are on stage: Obama, Duncan, and other “stooges” including a “local sheriff from Ohio.” Read […]

Actually, Raising Beef Is Good for the Planet

Despite environmentalists’ worries, cattle don’t guzzle water or cause hunger—and can help fight climate change People who advocate eating less beef often argue that producing it hurts the environment. Cattle, we are told, have an outsize ecological footprint: They guzzle water, trample plants and soils, and consume precious grains that should be nourishing hungry humans. […]

Parental Rights in Public School: Quickly Disappearing.

Parental Rights in Public School: Quickly Disappearing. Parents are increasingly concerned that public school administrators are superseding the legal authority parents have in their child’s life. Missouri parents were surprised to learn that their directives for their children not to use computers at school or no parental permission allowing student computer use were ignored by […]

Fresh attacks on Common Core ahead after GOP wave

New Republican majorities in state legislatures across the country are preparing to launch a fresh assault on Common Core education standards after sweeping to power in November’s midterm elections. Strategists involved in the state-by-state fight against the national K-12 math and reading benchmarks S, rather than single bills aimed at dismantling the whole program all […]

North Carolina: Pitts Public School Parents Apoplectic Over Propaganda, Proselytizing for Islam in Class

More parents are waking up to the twisted propaganda being taught in public schools across the country. Our organization, AFDI and SIOA, is working with individual parents and small groups of parents to remove these dishonest lessons that are proselytizing for Islam to our children and intellectually disarming them about the gravest threat to our […]

Police/DHS can spy on your medical & financial records

The Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPPA) is the primary federal law that addresses health records. The HIPAA privacy rules have special exceptions for law enforcement and national security investigations. The law enforcement provision is very broad. It covers all the usual police procedures, including subpoenas. Those don’t require a judge’s advance permission, and […]

Congress authorizes federal government to collect and use all private communications by U.S. citizens

A House Republican is criticizing a piece of legislation just passed by Congress as grossly unconstitutional because it essentially gives the federal government and local law enforcement “unlimited access to the communications of every American.” As reported by, Rep. Justin Amash of Wisconsin said he found a passage in the Intelligence Authorization Act for […]