Children

Oregon Teacher’s Letter to Lawmakers: ‘The rights of my 5-year-old… are not important to you’

Oregon Teacher’s Letter to Lawmakers: ‘The rights of my 5-year-old… are not important to you’

Melissa Duclos works as a writing teacher at an Oregon community college. The recent shootings at Oregon’s Umpqua Community College means new safety guidelines for teachers. Melissa Duclos decided to pen a letter to the cowardly lawmakers who expect teachers to fight gunmen. She goes through the emergency protocols her school has for if a […]

Teacher Faces Felony Charges For Dangling A Child With Autism In Trash Can – VIDEO

Teacher Faces Felony Charges For Dangling A Child With Autism In Trash Can – VIDEO

A Georgia elementary school teacher was charged on Monday with felony cruelty to a child after being witnessed by another employee dangling a child with autism in a trash can and comparing him to Oscar the Grouch. According to the arrest warrant, Mt. Bethel Elementary School special needs teacher Mary Katherine Pursley was observed dangling […]

Student In Custody After ‘Zip Gun’ Found In Texas High School (Video)

Student In Custody After ‘Zip Gun’ Found In Texas High School (Video)

Monday morning, a Katy, Texas school was evacuated because of what was initially believed to be a bomb threat. After a thorough investigation by the FBI, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office and the Houston Police Department’s bomb squad, a zip gun was found at Seven Lakes High School, according to Katy ISD officials. A zip […]

Rep. Jack Kingston Receives Plenty Of Free Lunches While Telling Poor Students To Work For Theirs (Video)

Rep. Jack Kingston Receives Plenty Of Free Lunches While Telling Poor Students To Work For Theirs (Video)

Last month, Georgia Republican Jack Kingston suggested that poor children who receive free lunch should have to clean their respective schools in order to teach them that nothing comes free. This week, we found out that Kingston receives thousands of dollars in free lunches of his own at the expense of the taxpayers. According to […]

Melissa Harris-Perry Breaks Down On-Air During Kieran Romney Apology (Video)

Melissa Harris-Perry Breaks Down On-Air During Kieran Romney Apology (Video)

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry offered an on-air apology to the Romney family for the jokes made by a panel of comedians that were on her Dec. 29 show towards the former 2012 presidential runner up’s family, specifically focusing on Kieran Romney, a black child who was recently adopted into the family. During the segment, the […]

Florida Man Breaks A Baby’s Leg Because A Diaper Change Interrupted His Gaming

Florida Man Breaks A Baby’s Leg Because A Diaper Change Interrupted His Gaming

A 20-year-old Florida man named Paul Lajeunesse is currently being held without bond on a charge of aggravated child abuse for breaking a one month old baby’s leg after he became frustrated over having to take a break from playing his Xbox to change a diaper. The baby’s grandmother said that Lajeunesse – who spends […]

Texas Student Says She Was Disciplined By Her School For Reporting Rape (Video)

Texas Student Says She Was Disciplined By Her School For Reporting Rape (Video)

Work it out with him. We’re going to have to send you to a disciplinary school for 45 days. These are two things you normally wouldn’t expect to hear as a response when you report being raped at your school, but one young woman claims these are the exact responses she received. In an interview […]

GA Rep. Jack Kingston: Make Poor Children Sweep Floors To Earn School Lunch (Video)

GA Rep. Jack Kingston: Make Poor Children Sweep Floors To Earn School Lunch (Video)

Over the weekend, Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), who hopes to be the state’s next Senate nominee, suggested that poor children should have to clean up their school in order to receive lunch to show the kids that lunch isn’t free and they’re going to have to earn it. Here’s what Kingston had to say in […]

Lawsuit: Lesbian Student Bullied By Students And Teachers In Mississippi School District (Video)

Lawsuit: Lesbian Student Bullied By Students And Teachers In Mississippi School District (Video)

Tuesday, Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) filed a federal lawsuit against the Moss Point School District in Mississippi on behalf of a lesbian student who claims she has been repeatedly mocked and bullied by students and teachers. Back in March, SPLC asked the school district to change its policy to protect LGBT students from harassment […]

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