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  • George Washington, penultimate Founding Father
    George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation
    As Americans brace for perilous weather, temperamental ovens and personality differences among family in order to celebrate Thanksgiving, it’s a fine time to reflect on its origins as a holiday.From The Heritage Foundation:Following a...
  • Military Deployment
    Helping students cope with military deployment
    Across the United States, over 800,000 parents of school-age children have been deployed by the U.S. military since 2000. As a result, school districts throughout the country have seen an increase in the number of students experiencing behavioral...
  • African American student, Naya Rogers, 13 is interviewed
    The teen parent who made civil rights history
    By official proclamation February 2012 is National African American History Month. "Black Women in American Culture and History" is this year's theme. One black woman worthy of her place in history is Claudette Colvin. Her story...
  • President George Washington
    President George Washington proclaims a General Thanksgiving ... to (gasp!) God
    Thursday, November 24, 2011, 10:25 AM New York Jewish Culture Examiner is 222 years late with this, but President George Washington has proclaimed a "DAY OF PUBLICK THANKSGIVING AND PRAYER."The Anti-Christian Litigation Unit (ACLU) and...
  • Fires continue to burn across Texas
    Pray for rain: Texas governor signs proclamation for divine help to ease fires
    April Saginor from the Texas Forest Service told CNN that the state is "burning from boarder to boarder". Just a few months ago, we were watching record snow and rare ice take hold of the Dallas area during Superbowl week, but it has...