Daily Headlines on contemporary issues that run counter to a Biblical Christian worldview.
Va. Student Walkout – Washington Stand – “On Tuesday, over a thousand students across six northern Virginia counties walked out of their high school and middle school classrooms in protest of Governor Glenn Youngkin’s (R) newly released “2022 Model Policies on the Privacy, Dignity, and Respect for All Students and Parents in Virginia’s Public Schools.” Inviting parents back into education, the draft defers to mothers and fathers to make the best decisions for students, particularly when it comes to issue of transgenderism.”;
Theft – Fox Business – “Rite Aid exec: Impossible to stop NYC store thefts… Rite Aid shares plunged 28% in the Thursday session after the company reported a larger-than-expected loss… Rite Aid reported a very difficult quarter on Thursday when the pharmacy chain reported a much larger-than expected loss, sending shares plunging 28% in the session…. The drug store chain said front-end gross profit was impacted by a $5 million increase in shrink [theft] particularly in urban locations.
Parent’s Rights – Fox News – New Virginia law mandates public schools alert parents to sexually explicit instructional material…A new Virginia law will mandate that every family in the state will be alerted if their children could be exposed to sexually explicit content in public schools…. Officials with the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) said the regulations, which school boards have until January to adopt, are aimed at reinforcing parents in their right to decide what their children are exposed to and at protecting their innocence, according to local Richmond outlet WTKR. They also noted that the law is not intended to censor books or instructional material based on the sexual orientation of characters in such books.