John Ransom

John Ransom is a Lion contributor and a national political writer and editor whose work has appeared in The Epoch Times, at Townhall.com, Newsmax, the Daily Caller and IBT.

Public Education
Atlanta professor allegedly fired for refusing to inflate grades at an HBCU

A former economics professor at Atlanta’s Spelman College alleges he was fired after he refused to inflate grades in an econometrics class. Spelman, a Historically Black College and University (HBCU)… Read More

January 15, 2024
Culture
Harvard Medical School on the defensive after hazy course description, statement conflates radical gender ideology with infant sex development disorders

Harvard Medical School is facing criticism for hosting classes on the treatment of “gender and sexual minority” patients, including “infants” and “babies.” The College Fix reports the… Read More

January 11, 2024
Courts
High school coach denied injunction after being fired for saying men have athletic advantages over women

A coach who was fired for saying that men have biological advantages over women in sports has lost his request for a preliminary injunction.   Coach David… Read More

January 9, 2024
Public Education
Analysis: ESSER program made public education’s future more difficult as Biden financial cliff looms

A research center at Georgetown University (GU) is warning that thousands of public school districts face a “bloodletting” as one-time federal COVID-19 relief funds run out. “I know [saying ‘bloodletting’]… Read More

January 4, 2024
Public Education
Multiple victims and at least one killed during Iowa high school shooting

A 6th grade student was killed and five others injured by 17-year-old student Dylan Butler Thursday at Perry High School in Iowa, law enforcement authorities have said. There was a… Read More

January 4, 2024