Northern Kentucky

30

Jan
2014

New York teachers turn on Common Core

 

The board of the New York state teachers union this weekend unanimously withdrew its support for the Common Core standards as they have been implemented — a major blow for Common Core advocates who have been touting support from teachers as proof that the standards will succeed in classrooms nationwide.

“We’ll have to be the first to say it’s failed,” said Richard Iannuzzi, president of New York State United Teachers.

 


Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2014/01/new-york-common-core-teachers-schools-education-102614.html#ixzz2runQ1LPt

 

30

Jan
2014

Joe Kalil to Speak at Boone County Tea Party

The Boone County Tea Party is pleased to announce that on Monday February 3rd we will have Joe Kalil as our guest speaker. Joe is a very strong Constitutionalists and an ardent defender of our 2nd Amendment. Recently Joe and others have founded POST (Protecting our Students and Teachers). According to their website, postky.org, the POST Program is a common sense, low-cost, and well-designed program designed to directly address the threat posed by an active shooter in schools. Joe has spoken with our group before and always keeps one thinking. Meeting starts at 6 pm at the Asian Buffet on Mall Rd. Bring a friend and be informed

28

Jan
2014

Unbridled Liberty Tour

“Unbridled Liberty Tour- “Saturday, February 8

Event Details- Doors Open at 1:00 p.m. at the Mets Center. Speakers begin at 1:45 p.m.
 
Matt Bevin-           Candidate for Kentucky Senate.
Doc Thompson-    from The Blaze Radio will be our emcee for the day.
Deneen Borelli-    is the author of Blacklash and Outreach Director with FreedomWorks.
Dr. Tom Borelli-   is a Senior Fellow with FreedomWorks and director of Market Freedom
                            Project.
Harald Zieger-     is an author and former East German citizen to share his amazing story.
Scott Hofstra-     with the United Kentucky Tea Party.
Joe Kalil             POST Protecting our Students and Teachers
Rev Lee Watts-   Religious Liberty
 
MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON!
Come early the DOORS OPEN AT 1:00 PM. Visit the sponsor's tables and speak with liberty minded patriots. Register for this free event on Eventbrite by cliking here.  More information on Unbridled Liberty on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/unbridled.liberty.tour

28

Jan
2014

Trevor Loudon In Cincinnati

Trevor Loudon is a libertarian activist and political researcher from Christchurch, New Zealand, currently touring the United States speaking on his new book, "THE ENEMIES WITHIN: Communists, Socialists, and Progressives in the U.S. Congress." He will be appearing at the monthly General Meeting of the Clermont County (Ohio) Tea Party.

When:  Tuesday, February 4, 2014, 7pm

Where:  Holiday Inn Eastgate, 4501 Eastgate Blvd, Cincinnati, OH 45245.

There is no charge to attend, and you will be able to purchase an autographed copy of Mr. Loudon's book. Mr. Loudon names names and provides authoritative documentation. You can learn more about his work at http://www.trevorloudon.com.
Hope to see you there!

26

Jan
2014

We are Winning!

 

If this current trend continues, we will be known as the generation that restored liberty to America.

It is the general entitlement attitude; of “who can get me more free stuff” that has given us elected officials like our current Washington administration.  We need to change the attitude in order to change the elected leaders.

Are we changing the attitude?  Check out this current story “Americans Have Never Been So Unlikely To Re-elect Their Congresssmen”  http://dailycaller.com/2014/01/25/americans-have-never-been-so-unlikely-to-re-elect-their-congressmen/  The story claims that just 17 percent of registered voters think any member of Congress deserves re-election.

Alas, the tide is changing!

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