Posts Tagged ‘news’

Traumatizing the Innocent Isn’t the Answer

Note: ParentalRights.org is not a “homeschool organization.” We support the right of all parents to direct the education, as well as the upbringing and care, of their children. But, as the recent Turpin case from California has prompted many to call for over-regulation of those who choose to homeschool, we felt a response was in…

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New Year, Same Old Threats

This first week of January one doesn’t have to look too far to see a reminder similar to this one: “It’s a brand new year, a clean slate, a chance to start over.” Unfortunately, when it comes to your parental rights, we’re still dealing with the same reality we were a week ago, where your…

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Look What’s Now in Both Houses of Congress!

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, I wanted to share an exciting update with you. This afternoon, the Parental Rights Amendment was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives! Congressman Randy Hultgren (R-IL 14), the lead sponsor of the resolution, was joined by 15 original cosponsors when he submitted the Amendment. The Amendment has been numbered…

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Press Release: Parental Rights Amendment Now in Both Houses

Amendment to Protect Parental Rights Now in Both Houses of Congress Could This Be the Issue That Finally Unites Congress? Press Contact: Michael Ramey Director of Communications & Research ParentalRights.org media@parentalrights.org 540.751.1200 Representative Contact: Representatives interested in cosponsoring H. J. Res. 121 should contact Doug Thomas in Representative Hultgren’s office. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE // November…

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Parental Rights Under Attack

Parental Rights Under Attack

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, In the halls of one of America’s oldest and most prestigious universities, your parental rights are under attack. “The reason the parent-child relationships exists is because the State confers legal parenthood on people through its paternity and maternity laws.” This recent comment comes from an interview with distinguished law professor…

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Keep Calling – Time Is Short to Be “Original”

Time Is Short!

Keep calling your congressman! In the first three days of calls last week, we added four original cosponsors to the Parental Rights Amendment in the House, and though calls have let up, we have added another since then. Currently joining lead sponsor Randy Hultgren (R-IL) on the PRA resolution are Reps. Jeff Duncan (R-SC), Tim…

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Parent Champion Godboldo Has Died

Photo of Maryanne Godboldo from @Jstice4Maryanne Maryanne Godboldo, the Detroit mother who faced down a SWAT team to protect her daughter from a dangerous psychotropic drug, has died, The Detroit News reports. Godboldo first drew national attention to the plight of parents in March 2011 when Detroit police and child services workers came for her…

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Shocking Video: Law Professor Attacks Parental Rights

Law Professor Attacks Parental Rights

Shocking Video: Law Professor Attacks Parental Rights (Our thanks to CRTV for their footage of James Dwyer. The full episode on the Homeschool Rebellion and Season 2 of Michelle Malkin Investigates can be found on CRTV.com.) Take Action Before It’s Too Late. Sign up. Share. Donate. “The reason parent-child relationships exist is because the State…

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Your Child or Your Life

Pictures used with permission from Cure 4 Carrie. Mother Gives Her Life for Her Child No one wants to see a child suffer. Any one of us, given the choice, would save the life of even a random child we do not know. But as the price to save that life rises, fewer and fewer…

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Parents Losing Children for Being Too Poor?

Lately we’ve been sharing a lot about what we’re doing in Washington and what we’re urging you to do in your state or district to promote the Parental Rights Amendment. Apart from the tragedy of Charlie Gard, though, there hasn’t been much time to talk about the “why” of it all. You have heard the…

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