With a flourish of his famed pen, Obama decreed on Friday that transgender students can use the bathroom or locker room of their choice in public schools. Up to this point I have been watching the battle of the potty police with some humor, but with this move I have to put my foot down and say to those parents who do not have the luxury of paying for a private school for their children, vote with your feet.
I understand the challenges facing modern parents. Believe me, I get it. I live in a state that has a 63% graduation rate from High Schools. Pathetic to say the least. I would rather stick a needle in my own eye than allow my son to set foot in one of the overcrowded, underfunded schools here. However, I also understand that not all families have the luxury of being able to sacrifice one parents income for homeschooling either. This is a major reason I have been calling for school choice for years now.
The parents of Rachel Dolezal, the head of the Spokane, Washington, chapter of the NAACP, have come forward to confront their daughter’s public lies. For years, Dolezal…