Judicial Watch Sues FBI for Records about Controversial Garland Memo Targeting Parents

udicial Watch announced that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit for all FBI records related to the October 4, 2021, memorandum issued by Attorney General Garland targeting parents who objections to Critical Race Theory in schools (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Justice (No. 1:21-cv-03389)). Judicial Watch filed the lawsuit after the Federal Bureau … Continue reading Judicial Watch Sues FBI for Records about Controversial Garland Memo Targeting Parents

Here’s how Communist China is using American universities to power its military

Many institutions of higher education are not taking the threat of China seriously. A recent report by the Foundation For Defense of Democracies (FDD) makes clear that Confucius Institutes (CIs) are not the only way the Communist Chinese Party (CCP) is trying to gain a foothold in the United States. There are multiple other ways … Continue reading Here’s how Communist China is using American universities to power its military

Dangerous: Biden admin ordered Education Dept to stop reporting rapes in schools

Education and Labor Committee Republican Leader Virginia Foxx (R-NC) issued the following statement after the Department of Education (Department) withdrew its proposal to end data collection on allegations and incidents of sexual assault by school staff members: “I was astounded when the Office for Civil Rights proposed removing questions related to incidents of sexual assaults … Continue reading Dangerous: Biden admin ordered Education Dept to stop reporting rapes in schools

Huffines demands Abbott shut down new UT-Austin CRT Department, stop leftist indoctrination

On Monday, the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin established a new department dedicated to Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI). Two Left-wing activists, Peniel Joseph and Estevan Delgado, were named the department’s associate dean and director beginning in January 2022. Peniel Joseph is a current faculty member at UT … Continue reading Huffines demands Abbott shut down new UT-Austin CRT Department, stop leftist indoctrination

Next Week: Supreme Court will hear potentially landmark Maine school choice case

Next week, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral argument in a potentially landmark case challenging a Maine law that bans families from an otherwise generally available student-aid program if they choose to send their children to schools that teach religion. The Institute for Justice (IJ) and First Liberty Institute, which represent the parents in … Continue reading Next Week: Supreme Court will hear potentially landmark Maine school choice case

Judicial Watch files federal civil rights lawsuit for teacher fired for social media posts objecting to Critical Race Theory in schools

Judicial Watch filed a federal civil rights lawsuit on behalf of Kari MacRae, a Massachusetts high school teacher who was fired in retaliation for posts on social media objecting to the inclusion of critical race theory in schools (MacRae vs. Matthew Mattos and Matthew A. Ferron(No. 1:21-cv-11917). The lawsuit, which was filed in the United … Continue reading Judicial Watch files federal civil rights lawsuit for teacher fired for social media posts objecting to Critical Race Theory in schools

Sasse and Senate Judiciary GOP demand Biden AG testify on infamous school board memo

U.S. Senator Ben Sasse and members of the Senate Judiciary Committee wrote to Attorney General Garland, requesting that he return to the committee to provide additional testimony regarding his school board memo. Sasse was joined by Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), Thom Tillis (R-North Carolina), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tennessee), and … Continue reading Sasse and Senate Judiciary GOP demand Biden AG testify on infamous school board memo

Tyranny: FBI whistleblower reveals how Biden admin slaps terrorist ‘threat tags’ on parents who criticize Democrat policies

A government insider is blowing the whistle on what the FBI is doing to comply with an October 4th directive — covered by Townhall — from the Biden administration requiring federal agents to come up with a plan to monitor harassment of or threats against school board members, administrators, teachers, and support staff. A letter … Continue reading Tyranny: FBI whistleblower reveals how Biden admin slaps terrorist ‘threat tags’ on parents who criticize Democrat policies

Abbott agency removes CRT after Huffines criticism, Huffines demands accountability

Following criticism from conservative Republican candidate for governor Don Huffines, Greg Abbott’s Department of Family & Protective Services informed staff this morning that the Critical Race Theory indoctrination program known as “Knowing Who You Are” is “no longer being offered at the agency” and is “no longer a requirement for promotion on the CPS career … Continue reading Abbott agency removes CRT after Huffines criticism, Huffines demands accountability

Cruz, Cornyn, Van Duyne, colleagues demand answers from Biden admin after Texas parents targeted by federal agents for criticizing liberal policies

U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), John Cornyn (R-Texas), Rep. Beth Van Duyne (R-Texas 24th) were joined by their colleagues Richard Burr (R-N.C.), Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, and Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-N.C. 5th), Ranking Member of the House Committee on Education and Labor, in sending a letter to … Continue reading Cruz, Cornyn, Van Duyne, colleagues demand answers from Biden admin after Texas parents targeted by federal agents for criticizing liberal policies