If anyone wants to irritate NRA, suggest standing outside one of the REP party offices in solidarity with this movement.…/14/us/school-walkout.html…

Thousands of students on Wednesday are expected to leave their classrooms for 17 minutes, one for every victim of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting.
Property taxes pay for our schools, community colleges, fire, ambulances, and more. The state DEPENDS on property taxes to cover their cuts.

Once after each school shooting, I don’t have a problem w/ it.

“As students face the threat of disciplinary action for participating in gun control demonstrations, dozens of colleges and universities are sending them a reassuring message:

Info on Harris & Montgomery county elections is posted here!

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For those looking for comfort in the latest mass school shooting, there is none. I’ve written plenty in earlier posts on this topic & no one’s getting elected who will take the advise. I’ll sell you a ballistic Kevlar backpack insert at cost if you like.

In other news, here’s another reason why bringing back Home Econ should be a policy goal.

A new study finds that snacks, desserts and soda are associated with the disease

Option for Spring ISD residents with flood damage to pay taxes in installments:
If you have FEMA or insurance paperwork relative to flood damage to your home from Harvey, & would like to pay your Spring ISD taxes in installments, bring it into the main admin building before Jan 31st to file a request with the tax office. It would be in 4 installments due at the end of the month in Jan, Mar, May, & Jul.

After seeing egregious case after case mishandled by Univ officials, am now of the opinion that physical crimes cannot be handled by school personnel beyond stopping them & working to prevent them. All investigations need to be handled outside the school bureaucracy. This executive enabled dozens of attacks b/c of internal politics. She should go to jail, too.…/michigan-state-president-simon-resigns-…

"As tragedies are politicized, blame is inevitable," Simon wrote in her resignation. "As president, it is only natural that I am the focus of this anger."

Assuming Univ of AL has a code of conduct students signed on to adhere to, they’re absolutely w/in their rights to expel this student.…/she-was-expelled-from-co…/…

Harley Barber's mother on daughter's racist videos: 'This is not a reflection of how she was raised'
Health experts are concerned that a little-known sexually transmitted infection is becoming resistant to antibiotics.
A new study from the School of Education and Social Policy at Northwestern University found that in an analysis of over 450 stories from teenage girls aged 12 to 18, over two-thirds of the participants reported being asked for nude photos.

‪Fireworks safety PSA:‬

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) takes aim at consumer fireworks. View the latest public service announcement, featuring Dan Doofus, urging pe...

Harassing grieving families with provably false concepts shouldn’t be protected speech.…/florida-college-feared-for-the-…/

According to testimony in the case of a Florida Atlantic University professor who was fired after it was revealed that he was a promoter of a conspiracy theory that the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting was faked, a school official worried about the safety of the professor who refused to back off in the face...

As written now, doesn’t impact LSCS Foundation:…/If-House-Republicans-Get…/241659

Roughly 140 private colleges and universities would pay 1.4 percent of their net investment income under a sweeping tax-reform plan unveiled on Thursday.
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So as the title says in yell-caps: ONLY 26% OF AMERICANS KNOW THE 3 BRANCHES OF GOVT?! Let's take a minute to calm down & think about it.