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Culture
U.S. House passes ‘Parents Bill of Rights’

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Parents Bill of Rights” along a mostly party line vote in what promises to be one of the themes of the 2024… Read More

March 24, 2023
Culture
Utah Gov. Cox signs bills requiring parental consent on minors’ social media use, among other restrictions

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox made history by approving the nation’s first laws requiring parental consent for a minor to use a social media application. Four other states are… Read More

March 24, 2023
Culture, Public Education
‘Intimidating parents into silence’: Garland’s FBI order on school meetings had ‘chilling’ effect, attorney testifies

(Daily Caller) – Attorney General Merrick Garland’s order directing the FBI to “use its authority” on people who protested at school board meetings led to “intimidating parents into silence,” an… Read More

March 24, 2023
Culture
Florida Representative claims Parental Rights in Education bill will lead to ‘hate, bigotry’ and ‘death’

(Daily Caller) – Democratic Rep. Maxwell Frost of Florida said Thursday that a parental-rights in education bill debated in the House of Representatives would lead to “hate, bigotry and even… Read More

March 24, 2023
Culture
Arizona Senate okays bill giving parents more say over what their children learn and read

The Arizona Senate approved a bill Monday that allows parents to object to books and other content in their children’s schools. Senate Bill 1700 would direct… Read More

March 23, 2023
Culture
House committee finds ‘no legitimate basis’ for FBI to investigate protesting parents

A House subcommittee report revealed the Biden administration inappropriately used “federal law-enforcement and counterterrorism resources” on parents who protested controversial local school policies. The report was issued as… Read More

March 23, 2023
Culture
Illinois House passes bill to penalize libraries that restrict inappropriate children’s books

(The Center Square) – Libraries in Illinois, including at K-12 schools, could see their funding cut if there are efforts to restrict books under a bill that passed… Read More

March 23, 2023
Culture
Pentagon doctors say 7-year-olds can make trans decisions for themselves

In an op-ed disguised as a scientific research paper, Pentagon doctors are pressing to allow children as young as 7 to make medical decisions about transitioning to another gender. Read More

March 23, 2023
Culture
Majority of voters support requiring schools to tell parents about students’ gender transitions

(Daily Caller) – Approximately 71% of registered voters are in favor of legislation that would require schools to inform parents about their students’ gender transitions, according to a poll by… Read More

March 22, 2023
Culture, Legislation
Georgia legislator: Parents can’t decide on education because they did ‘not finish high school’

A Democratic legislator in Georgia is taking heat for opposing school choice because some parents in the state “did not finish high school.” “I see parents being able… Read More

March 21, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Texas mom pulls child from middle school after sexual game in classroom, rethinks progressive commitments

A mother removed her child from a Texas middle school after the teacher had some students portray “seductive hookers” as part of a game. Laura Maria Gruber says… Read More

March 21, 2023
Culture
These 14 states are moving to ban drag shows for kids

(Daily Caller) – After Tennessee became the first state to prohibit drag shows in places where children may be present, several red states are pushing for similar legislation. States including… Read More

March 21, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Mom sues military officials who allegedly retaliated against her complaints of school ‘polysexual’ posters

A New Jersey mom is suing military officials who deemed her social media post voicing concern over an elementary school’s “polysexual” posters a “security threat.” In November, Angela Reading posted… Read More

March 20, 2023
Courts
Who’s to blame? More school systems suing social media companies over student mental health

(Daily Caller) – Following the example of Seattle Public Schools, more school districts across the country are suing social media companies for… Read More

March 20, 2023
Culture
Ohio Parents Bill of Rights before Ohio lawmakers

(The Center Square) – School systems would have to have policies that allow parents to be more active in their child’s education, give parents notice of sexually explicit materials and… Read More

March 20, 2023
Culture
Over 6,000 schools have policies to hide students’ transgender status from parents, sparking action in Congress

Thousands of schools in the U.S. have policies to keep parents in the dark about their kids’ gender identities, leading one congressman to introduce a ban on the deception. Read More

March 20, 2023
Culture, Public Education
Missouri moms started ‘Parents Changing Education’ to give parents a voice, resources

When trouble arose in her kids’ school district, Ashley Al-Shawish first decided to contact her Missouri legislators.  “I thought that if I went to Jefferson City, everything… Read More

March 20, 2023
Culture, Public Education
School board refuses to review policy telling girls to leave locker room if uncomfortable with trans students

(Daily Caller) – The Catalina Foothills School District board told parents Thursday that it would not be reviewing a policy that directs female students to use a different locker room… Read More

March 20, 2023
Culture, Public Education
House Republicans gather Florida parents’ input ahead of education bill vote

Members of the Republican House Education and Workforce Committee and House Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education subcommittee held a series of Friday roundtables with Florida parents to garner support… Read More

March 20, 2023
Culture, Public Education
‘It’s happening everywhere’: Lawmakers push to ban secret student pronoun changes, keep parents involved

(Daily Caller) – A U.S. lawmaker introduced legislation to Congress on Wednesday that would require schools to receive parental permission before a student changes their pronouns, a response to a… Read More

March 20, 2023