Archive for: June 18, 2011

June 18, 2011

Goshen College Declares War on National Anthem

Filed under: Education & Schools,In The News - 18 Jun 2011

Officials at Goshen College, a Mennonite college in Indiana, have banned the use of the Star-Spangled Banner during sporting events. The reason school officials gave for the ban was that America’s National Anthem was deemed too violent. Specifically, according to …

Brits create new crime fighting agency

The United Kingdom this week unveiled its own version of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation which the Home Office named the National Crime Agency (NCA). However, when viewing the U.K.’s new agency, it’s more like Her Majesty’s Secret Service …

Things Gleaned From The CNN Republican Debate

Filed under: J.J. Jackson's Opinion,The Republicans - 18 Jun 2011

As I sat Monday night, pen and paper in hand, marking my impressions of the responses given by the various GOP contenders for President as they were asked questions, I took some things away from the debate that I would …

Politically Correct Washington Supreme Court Overturns Murder Conviction

In 2007, Kevin L. Monday Jr. was convicted for the murder of Francisco Green and received 64 years in prison.  The incident had been caught on a 3-minute video recording shot by a street performer, and the footage clearly showed …