Monthly Archives: March 2012

Scottish-Heritage Student Denied Wearing of Kilt at Prom

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William Carruba, a high school senior from Granite City, Ill., has been told he cannot wear a Scottish kilt to his senior prom by his district’s school board. According to school superintendent Harry A. Briggs, Carruba must adhere to “normal dress,” and that attending prom “is a privilege, not a right.” Carruba, who special-ordered the…

Occupy & Progressive Democrats of America Protest Wisconsin AFP Event

Occupy Protester Roseanne Barr for President

On Saturday, Occupy Milwaukee & Progressive Democrats of America showed up to protest an Americans for Prosperity event featuring Rep. Paul Ryan, Michelle Malkin, presidential candidate Rick Santorum and many others. We covered the protest for Education Action Group. The protesters were unable to answer simple questions and proclaimed the individuals inside the event “are…

**Update** Video: Romney Hack Attempts to Deceive Voters at WA Caucus

Alex Hayes Romney Campaign

Approximately 1,500 precinct delegates from seven legislative districts across Pierce County, WA gathered Saturday to elect delegates to the state Republican convention. Alex Hayes, director of Mainstream Republicans of Washington State, distributed a list of preferred delegates to Romney, Santorum, and Gingrich supporters at this convention. The vast majority of these slates of delegates consisted of…

Quarter-mile markers cost freedom

Quarter-mile markers cost freedom Allegedly looking out for our interests, the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority has decided to place 4,500 new quarter-mile marker signs along the state’s 286-mile toll road system. Although the non-tollway interstates in Illinois only have one mile-marker sign per mile, as do other states, for public safety reasons the toll…

Rally for Religious Freedom in Chicago Today at Noon

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A “Rally to Stand Up for Religious Freedom” was held in downtown Chicago today at Federal Plaza (50 West Adams) at noon: Stand up for religious freedom! Join us as we fight President Obama’s HHS Mandate with the “Nationwide Rally for Religious Freedom,” taking place in cities and towns across the United States on March…