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  • Fox News wants to keep politics out of sports -- liberal politics, anyway

    Melissa Joskow / Media Matters The U.S. women’s national team returned home after its 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in the July 7 final of the soccer World Cup to a thankful nation united in celebration of the team’s second straight championship -- well, mostly united. As the team basked in its deserved glory with a ticker-tape parade through the streets of New York and accepted the best team award at ESPN’s annual ESPYs award show, Fox News railed against the team and co-captain Megan...

    Media Matters for America
  • Secondary school league table: Search for the top schools for A-level results

    Thousands of schools across the country have their A-level results figures published by the Department for Education on an annual basis.

    The Telegraph
  • School Choice Could Have Stopped Battle Over Holocaust-Denial at a Florida High School

    It took a year and a half for public school officials in Palm Beach County, Florida, to remove a high school principal who wouldn't commit to saying that the Holocaust is a documented fact. It would have saved a lot of time and aggravation if parents horrified by the administrator's indifference to history had been freer to just pick a better school, managed by better people. Beyond arguments about teaching philosophy, quality of instructors, and test results, endless battles over curricula make...