Letter To The Editor – LGBT- Education Board Proposal


Herb Friske
Petoskey, 49770

Letter to the Editor – 13-Apr-2016 12:25:11

Michigan Board of Education Proposal
On May 10th the Michigan Board of Education will be voting whether to create a special LGBTQ class of students in Michigan public schools. Anyone suggesting such an outrageous a few years ago would have been considered insane or worse. Today, instead of suggesting that such people be sent to a mental institution, we elect them to the Board of Education, Congress and even President. Amazing what becomes of a society that turns its back on God. Only a generation or two ago it was common for teachers to open the day with prayer and Bible reading, today one wouldn’t dare do such a thing or even post the Ten Commandments. God forbid that children should learn that it is wrong to murder, steal, lie or cheat. After years of teaching them that the universe came to be from nothing, that they evolved from monkeys and from primordial soup, should we be surprised that some of them can’t figure out if they are male or female?

If we allow the Board of Education to promulgate their homosexual agenda, the consequences will be disastrous. Here is a sampling of what is proposed:

Students would be permitted to use restrooms and locker rooms in accordance with their chosen gender identity.
Students could participate in PE classes and sports in accordance with their chosen gender identity.

It encourages LGBTQ topics to be included throughout the academic curriculum.

Teachers would be asked to address the students by their chosen names instead of their given names.

It recommends that teachers, coaches, bus drivers, janitors and cafeteria workers be given special indoctrination so as not to offend the poor darlings who can’t figure out what sex they are.

If you wish to read the proposal or contact the members of the Board of Education about this lunacy go to to: www.everyvoicecountsmi.org

[Thank you Herb for caring enough to write this letter and thank you Don for sending it to me.  I apologize for the lateness of it’s posting.

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H.R.1205 – American Sovereignty Restoration Act of 2015



Who knew about this?  According to the summary it passed the House, Senate, and the President signed it into law and it is to be enacted two years from its date if I read it correctly.  If this is true …it is huge…where was the media coverage?

Introduced in House (03/02/2015)

H.R. 1205 -American Sovereignty Restoration Act of 2015

Repeals the United Nations Participation Act of 1945 and other specified related laws.

Directs the President to terminate U.S. membership in the United Nations (U.N.), including any organ, specialized agency, commission, or other formally affiliated body.

Requires closure of the U.S. Mission to the United Nations.

Prohibits: (1) the authorization of funds for the U.S. assessed or voluntary contribution to the U.N., (2) the authorization of funds for any U.S. contribution to any U.N. military or peacekeeping operation, (3) the expenditure of funds to support the participation of U.S. Armed Forces as part of any U.N. military or peacekeeping operation, (4) U.S. Armed Forces from serving under U.N. command, and (5) diplomatic immunity for U.N. officers or employees.

Sponsor: Rep. Rogers, Mike D. [R-AL-3] (Introduced 03/02/2015)
Committees: House – Foreign Affairs
Latest Action: 03/02/2015 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  (All Actions)


This bill has the status Introduced

Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:

  1. Introduced
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. To President
  5. Became Law

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Action Alert: HB4847 – Restoring Constitution Right To Jury Trial


Folks this is our chance to get this right restored without having a court battle. Please make those calls.

From: Rep. Gary Glenn (District 98) [mailto:GaryGlenn@house.mi.gov]
Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:01 PM

Subject: Action Alert: House Bill 4847, Restoring Our Constitutionally-Guaranteed Right to a Jury Trial

Dear Friends,
The purpose for this email is to bring to your attention House Bill 4847, which would restore Michigan citizens’ constitutionally-guaranteed right to a jury trial, including on lawsuits filed against the state.

Specifically, HB 4847 would allow any citizen of Michigan to sue the state on any matter and demand a trial by jury in their district of residence.

As provided by our state constitution, Michigan residents already have a right to have any lawsuit brought by them to be heard by a jury of their peers. However, that right has not been upheld by the current system in which lawsuits against the state are currently heard by the Court of Claims, which provides no trial by jury.

HB 4847 would right this wrong and put in statute what is already in our state constitution.

I urge you to take action today by contacting the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, as well as all members on the committee, to ask them to allow HB 4847 to be taken up for a hearing and subsequent vote. This could be accomplished via a phone call as well as an email. The contact information for committee members are as follows:

Chairman Klint Kesto, R-Commerce Twp., District 39, klintkesto@house.mi.gov; 517-373-1799
Majority Vice-Chair Peter Lucido, R-Shelby Twp., District 36, PeterLucido@house.mi.gov; 517-373-0843
Rep. Kurt Heise, R-Plymouth, District 20, kurtheise@house.mi.gov; 517-373-3816
Rep. Joel Johnson, R-Clare, District 97, joeljohnson@house.mi.gov; 517-373-8962
Rep. Martin Howrylak, R-Troy, District 41, martinhowrylak@house.mi.gov; 517-373-1783
Rep. Triston Cole, R-Mancelona, District 105, TristonCole@house.mi.gov; 517-373-0829
Rep. Jim Runestad, R-White Lake, District 44, JimRunestad@house.mi.gov; 517-373-2616
Minority Vice-Chair, Jeff Irwin, D-Ann Arbor, District 53, jeffirwin@house.mi.gov; 517-373-2577
Rep. Rose Mary C. Robinson, D-Detroit, District 4, rosemaryrobinson@house.mi.gov; 517-373-1008
Rep. Stephanie Chang, D-Detroit, District 6, StephanieChang@house.mi.gov; 517-373-0823
Rep. Vanessa Guerra, D-Saginaw, District 95, VanessaGuerra@house.mi.gov; 517-373-0152
I hope you will contact these legislators today. If they hear from you, they will know that HB 4847 is a bill that they need to act on immediately. Thank you.

Gary Glenn
State Representative
98th District

Passing The Torch of Liberty To The Next Generation


You need to take 2 ½ minutes to listen to this young girl.

Passing the Torch of Liberty to the next generation.
Let’s not just pass this torch, we need to pick it up for all future generations. Tean just outlined for you what it is going to take to safe America.

Thank you Greg for sharing this.