Shane Vander Hart discusses the Parental Rights Amendment (H.J. Res. 121/S.J. Res. 48) with Will Estrada with the Home School Legal Defense Association.
On Caffeinated Thoughts Radio this week Martin Brown of ParentalRights.org and David Beilinson, director/producer of Who Took Johnny, are guests.
By Douglas Johnson The article written by Mr. Farris contains numerous misstatements, which we may address in detail at a later date. Suffice it to say, for the moment, that Mr. Farris provides only a crude caricature of the scope of NRLC’s actual concerns regarding the current language of the PRA — concerns that are […]
By Michael Farris On January 4, 2011, we were hopeful and excited. We had lead sponsors for the new Parental Rights Amendment (PRA) and anticipated having as many as 160 sponsors in the House soon after its introduction that month. On January 5, we learned (much to our surprise) that Rep. Fleming of Louisiana had […]
By Michael Ramey The issue of whether to adopt the Parental Rights Amendment (PRA) or ratify the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) comes down to one question: Who decides what is best for children? Proponents of the CRC believe that the United Nations has already decided and should continue to decide, and […]
By Michael Ramey When we were in school, several parents were there on a regular basis helping out in the classroom or the library, chaperoning field trips, or leading special reading or art programs. They were just doing their part to improve our education. But parents are not allowed in public schools today. Sure, there […]
The following is a trailer of a new docudrama from ParentalRights.org entitled Overruled: Government Invasion of Your Parental Rights.
By Michael Farris No doubt you’ve heard about Planned Parenthood in the news lately. They’ve been criticized for covering up the sex trafficking of minors, and they’ve come under media investigation. Their dishonorable techniques have once again been exposed by Live Action’s president Lila Rose. They have counseled an investigator posing as a pimp on […]
A Zogby poll was released almost two weeks ago with little fanfare (even by me, it’s been sitting in my inbox for that long!). The poll however is pretty significant for those who champion parental rights & the sovereignty of parents in making decisions for their children. ParentalRights.org commissioned a poll meant to analyze their […]
Over 800 homeschoolers brought together by the Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators (NICHE) descended on the Iowa Capitol Building yesterday to meet with their legislators, hear from gubernatorial candidates, and hear Michael Farris speak on preserving parental rights. Dr. Farris is the chairman of the Home School Legal Defense Association, the founder of ParentalRights.org, […]
1. Cap, trade, and common sense by Amy Scott I hereby apologize for saying anything about Michael Jackson. The largest tax increase in American history passed the House last night, and America was eating popcorn at the movies. I gave up from my phone calling, emailing, and letter writing from TARP days. I am a […]