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Honoring a True Hero: Slain Nevada teacher, Michael Landsberry, ‘put his life on the line’

October 22, 2013


  Note from Professor Beekun:  Thank you for your service to our country and to the children under your care.  You made the ultimate sacrifice to protect them from the shooter with a gun, and will never be forgotten.  God Bless, and rest in peace, Mr. Michael Landsberry. CNN The Nevada teacher credited with shielding […]

Berkeley schools sued over denial of Muslim pilgrimage

December 14, 2010


December 14, 2010 The federal government has sued a west suburban school district for denying a Muslim middle school teacher unpaid leave to make a pilgrimage to Mecca that is a central part of her religion. In a civil rights case, the department said the school district in Berkeley denied the request of Safoorah Khan […]