News and Views

Sailing
One has to have dreams...

Risk-Taking
Far better it is to dare mighty things...

Freedom
Freedom and Ignorance

Hidden History
Researched and Compiled by Michael Edison

Ancient Aircraft
Trinkets found in Inca Tombs resemble modern aircraft.

U.S. Education
No Child Left Behind: NCLB and the Small School
See also: Bush School Prejudice,
Standardized Testing, High-Stakes Testing, No Dentist Left Behind (an anology), NCLB - Poisonous Obsessive Testing, Bush Profiteers Collect Billions From No Child Left Behind, PAWS - For Profit.
Essay by Valenzuela Veritas: The Dumbing Down of America
A Friends Response to Veritas: Silver Ruiz, Teacher
International: Peru Teachers Protest Competency Testing
Blame the Student: Recent article reprinted from USA Today
America's Perfect Storm: Three Forces Changing Our Nation's Future
Public School Violence: See Alaskan Native Violence Against Public School Teachers and Their Families.

US Foreign Policy
Eywitness Accounts of the Occupations: Iraq Veterans Against the War
A Message of Peace And Friendship From Iran: Click Here

Other
Pneumonia: Sixth Leading Cause of Death: click here.