In the Mercer Island, WA, school district, kids won’t be playing tag at recess anymore. It’s emotionally abusive.
Families weren’t notified of the decision but had to learn about it from their kids. Parents, the only experts on their own children, weren’t asked or surveyed about the change.
Biology and technology have combined to create treatments and life-saving measures that were unprecedented a few decades ago. These powerful measures have also created ethical issues we clearly have not fully thought through.
A probate judge in Washington County, AL, filed a petition for a protective order with the Alabama Supreme Court to safeguard himself from legal action for denying marriage licenses to homosexuals. Judge Nick Williams has stopped issuing licenses and tells the court that he feels his liberty is at immediate risk, especially after the incarceration of Kentucky clerk Kim David.
A North Texas high school junior who loves his ROTC program was suspended for wearing an American flag T-shirt!