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CULTURE AND EDUCATION POLICY

IWF believes that a healthy culture that encourages all Americans to use their talents to their fullest, build healthy relationships and families, and create strong, respectful communities, is the foundation of our society and a necessary condition for limited government to flourish. IWF encourages discussion of key cultural issues, such as the relations between the sexes, and promotes a respect for the differences between women and men. IWF also recognizes the role that our education system plays in our economy and in our culture, and that women—as students, mothers, and as the majority of the nation’s teachers—have a unique interest in improving education policy. Women have made tremendous educational strides in recent decades, but our public education system still fails far too many children, and the Left too often uses education as a political football. IWF pushes back on the idea that more money (and a common core) is the solution and instead emphasizes the need for greater educational freedom.

Categories:  Character,  Common Core,  Family Issues,  Gender Differences,  Preschool and Childcare,  School Choice,  Sexual Assault and Hook up Culture,  Teachers Unions,  Title IX

Betsy DeVos Ends Obama-Era Policies on School Sexual Assault

September 22 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Left Says We Should Listen to Women--Then Refuses to Hear Conservative Women

September 22 2017
by Andrea Bottner


Half of College Women Get This Wrong about Hate Speech

September 20 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


DeVos Backlash Incites Dangerous Language

September 14 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


DeVos Moving to Restore Due Process on Campus

September 14 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Over One in Three Americans Can’t Name Any 1st Amendment Rights

September 12 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Straight Talk for Women of the Class of 2021

September 12 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Miss America Pageant Gets Political and Blatantly Anti-Trump

September 11 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Remembering September 11 and IWF's Barbara Olson

September 11 2017
by Hadley Heath


On Grandparents Day, We Have Much to Be Thankful For

September 10 2017
by Ericka Andersen Sylvester


DeVos: Title IX Sexual Misconduct Policy Needs Review

September 7 2017
by Hadley Heath


U.K. Mag: So It's Okay To Criticize a Woman on Her Appearance Again, Feminists?

September 1 2017
by Charlotte Hays


IWF Stands with Houston Families

August 30 2017
by Ericka Andersen Sylvester


Bourgeois Values Decried as Racist on Elite College Campus

August 29 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Poll: Nearly Three Out of Four Americans Would Die to Defend Freedom of Speech

August 25 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


High-Performing Charter Schools in Harlem: New Test Scores Validate Them

August 24 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Taylor Swift and Feminism's Dirty Little Secret

August 21 2017
by Charlotte Hays


What Happens When a University Lets Protestors Take Over the Campus?

August 21 2017
by Charlotte Hays


What Dr. Ben Carson Shows Us about Confronting Hateful Ideas

August 17 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Bad News: "The Real World" Is Now Aping Academia

August 15 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Misfire: Democratic Rep Calls Dana Loesch a Threat to National Security

August 11 2017
by Charlotte Hays


"When Should a Child Be Taken from His Parents?"

August 10 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Historian: Foes of Free Speech Come in the Name of "Diversity"

August 9 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Title IX Kicks USC Kicker Out Despite Girlfriend's Defense

August 8 2017
by Hadley Heath


College STEM Women Claim to be Sexism Victims

August 7 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Is College Just Vo-Tech for the Elite?

August 7 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Should Americans Want Their City to Host the Olympics?

August 7 2017
by Rachel DiCarlo Currie


Must Read: New York Times Opinion Editor Says Some Leaders of Women's March Had "Chilling Ideas"

August 2 2017
by Charlotte Hays


The New Normal: Vulgarity in Public Life

August 2 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Adam Carolla Schools Congress on Campus Free Speech

July 31 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Charter Schools Provide Leg Up for College

July 27 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Rolling Stone Magazine: Why Can't Justin Trudeau Be President of the U.S.?

July 27 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Teachers’ Union Boss Plays the Race Card against Secretary DeVos

July 25 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


"I Learned More at McDonald's Than at College"

July 25 2017
by Arrah Massimini


Who Should Apologize?

July 20 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Wall Street Journal: Some Are Outraged that DeVos Wants Fairness in Handling Campus Sexual Assault Accusations

July 20 2017
by Charlotte Hays


On Reading Campus Assault Dossiers, a Lawyer Asks: Where's the Kangaroo?

July 18 2017
by Charlotte Hays


College Diversity Officials Rake in Major Dough

July 18 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Department of You Don't Say: Teen Admits Anti-Socal Tattoo Covering Half His Face a Hindrance to Finding a Job

July 17 2017
by Charlotte Hays


A U.N. Convention Is Hindering Charlie Gard's Parents' Efforts to Seek Experimental Treatment for their Sick Baby

July 14 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Trump Education Department's Likely Changes in Campus Sexual-Assault Policy Causes Angst Among Activists

July 14 2017
by Charlotte Allen


Study: Marrying Before Having Kids is a Strong Path to Success for Millennials

July 13 2017
by Patrice Lee Onwuka


Columnist Says Real "Rape Culture" is Sweden

July 13 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Alleged Feminist at MSNBC Takes Aim at . . . Ivanka Trump's G-20 Dress

July 13 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Latest Target of Humorless Feminists The "Gender Reveal" Party

July 13 2017
by Charlotte Allen


Fanning the Flames of Liberal Paranoia About Libertarians

July 12 2017
by Charlotte Allen


Looking at the World through Absurd "White-Privilege" Glasses

July 11 2017
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Two Studies Should Be Encouraging for School Voucher Advocates

July 10 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Writer: Please Don't Go Into Debt to Pay for Your Wedding

July 10 2017
by Charlotte Allen


Trump Ed Department Takes Steps Towards Restoring Due Process on Campus--American Bar Association Not Pleased

July 5 2017
by Charlotte Hays


Independent Women’s Forum’s mission is to improve the lives of Americans by increasing the number of women who value free markets and personal liberty. Sister organization of Independent Women’s Voice.
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