Outraged California parents block elementary sex ed program

After marathon meeting that lasted until wee hours of the morning, Fremont Unified School District Board of Education votes against implementing controversial sex ed curriculum for grades 4-6

Concerned parents have successfully fought against the implementation of a controversial new sex education program for elementary school children. After a marathon meeting, with testimonies and discussion stretching until 2:30 AM Thursday, California’s Fremont Unified School District board voted against the controversial sex ed curriculum. What had so many parents concerned … [Read more...]

Reno Bishop Calvo gives Dominican nuns hope on women deacons

"Where is the Holy Spirit calling us?"

  The following comes from an Apr. 17 story in the Catholic Voice, diocesan paper for Oakland. Almost a year ago, in answering questions asked of him by the International Union of Religious Superiors, Pope Francis said, "I accept. It would be useful for the Church to clarify this question. I agree," when asked if he would establish an official commission to study … [Read more...]

Fremont school had to turn off internet filter for electronic version of sex ed

Superintendent suggests honors class to use Your Health Today

The following comes from an Aug. 14 release from the Pacific Justice Institute. At a packed school board meeting in the Bay Area last night, new revelations from school officials only stoked parents’ outrage over a controversial textbook. Parents presented approximately 3,800 petition signatures in protest of the college textbook, Your Health Today, that had been adopted … [Read more...]