Americans Are Increasingly Revealing Their Self-absorption in Their Clothing

Americans Are Increasingly Revealing Their Self-absorption in Their Clothing

We might go a long way in diminishing society’s troubling attitudes of flippancy and self-absorption if we stop to consider the ways in which we ourselves send the same messages.

Seattle Aiming to Become More Like Detroit

Seattle Aiming to Become More Like Detroit

Once the prosperous home to the thriving American automobile industry, Detroit made itself so unfriendly to business that American auto manufacturing has migrated to more business-friendly locations, largely in the American South.

'Bourgeois Dignity': The Idea that Created the Modern World

'Bourgeois Dignity': The Idea that Created the Modern World

In her book Bourgeois Dignity: Why Economics Can’t Explain the Modern World, Deirdre McCloskey offers a persuasive narrative that explores the causes of the Industrial Revolution. 

Cruelty on the Border; Cruelty North of the Border

Cruelty on the Border; Cruelty North of the Border

The Trump Administration is separating families to stop illegal immigration. How about separated families at home?

What’s Really Behind the Soaring Cost of Weddings

What’s Really Behind the Soaring Cost of Weddings

While weddings have been extravagant for a while, why have costs doubled in the last 10 years?

University Coughs Up in Legal Settlement that Alleged Discrimination Against Republicans

University Coughs Up in Legal Settlement that Alleged Discrimination Against Republicans

A Washington university is shelling out big bucks to settle a dispute with a Republican student group that filed a lawsuit alleging the school discriminated against it by charging exorbitant security fees for speaker events.

Illegal Immigrant Families: The Questions to REALLY Ask

Illegal Immigrant Families: The Questions to REALLY Ask

Lost in the emotional social media posts and virtue-signaling are serious questions that should be asked.

DOJ Report Reveals How Immigration Officials Cooked the Books for Years and Deceived Congress

DOJ Report Reveals How Immigration Officials Cooked the Books for Years and Deceived Congress

Mark Twain once quipped that “Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable.” An entire federal agency proved him right.

Child Calls Police on Parents… Because They Made Him Eat Salad

Child Calls Police on Parents… Because They Made Him Eat Salad

Just before 10 p.m. on Tuesday, RCMP responded to a 911 call from the boy who said one of his parents made a salad he didn't like.

Student, 13, Charged With Felony for Recording a Conversation With His Principal

Student, 13, Charged With Felony for Recording a Conversation With His Principal

Paul Boron is 13 years old. And he’s facing a felony eavesdropping charge that could change the course of the rest of his life.

Duke Prof: Diversity and Inclusion Offices ‘Should Not Exist’ at Universities

Duke Prof: Diversity and Inclusion Offices ‘Should Not Exist’ at Universities

Bias in favor of or against an individual simply because of his or her race or ethnicity is morally wrong.

What Russia’s Real-Life ‘Hooligan’ Fight Clubs Can Teach Us About Reality, Violence, and the Human Condition

What Russia’s Real-Life ‘Hooligan’ Fight Clubs Can Teach Us About Reality, Violence, and the Human Condition

Why would bare-knuckle, mob-style, illegal fighting be so popular for anyone?

3 Takeaways on Jordan B. Peterson After Watching Him Speak on Tour

3 Takeaways on Jordan B. Peterson After Watching Him Speak on Tour

Here are three things that stuck with me after listening to the best-selling author of 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos.

How Big Technology Is Keeping You Hooked

How Big Technology Is Keeping You Hooked

Digital technologies, such as social networks, online shopping, and games, use a set of persuasive and motivational techniques to keep users returning.

Hayek Can Teach Trump the Key to Bringing Political Freedom to North Korea

Hayek Can Teach Trump the Key to Bringing Political Freedom to North Korea

According to Nobel Prize laureate F.A. Hayek, easing restrictions on economic freedom may be exactly what is needed to encourage political freedom in a totalitarian state.

Why Campus Protests Should Stop at the Door of the Classroom

Why Campus Protests Should Stop at the Door of the Classroom

By protesting instead of arguing, student activists risk having their arguments drowned in the wash of media publicity that invariably comes their way. They will be seen, to be sure, but they very likely will not be heard.

Why are Catholic Bishops Defending Illegal Immigration? They’re Bought?

Why are Catholic Bishops Defending Illegal Immigration? They’re Bought?

Religious organizations and other charities are scooping up billions in government funds earmarked for refugees and illegal immigrants. Are we at all surprised that they want to maintain the status quo?

Are Elite Charter Schools Excluding Minorities?

Are Elite Charter Schools Excluding Minorities?

Are we jumping to conclusions if we assume that a lack of diversity in certain charter schools is a result of racial bias?

Social Security Has Not Been ‘Looted’

Social Security Has Not Been ‘Looted’

The vast majority of voters blame the Social Security Program’s problems on an imaginary cause.

How Did America Become a Nation of Slobs?

How Did America Become a Nation of Slobs?

Are we rebelling against the idea of beauty and culture? Or are we just too lazy to pull on a pair of slacks instead of wearing the sweats we slept in?

Why the 5 Major World Religions All Reject Suicide

Why the 5 Major World Religions All Reject Suicide

Why have most of the world's major religions condemned suicide as an escape from suffering?  

FDA Nears Approval of Ecstasy Drug for Treating PTSD

FDA Nears Approval of Ecstasy Drug for Treating PTSD

The drug ecstasy recently passed phase 2 of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration four-phase drug-approval process.

Did Hitler Really Say People Will ‘Endure Almost Any Curtailment of Liberty’ if it’s ‘Perceived as Working for the Benefit of the Children’?

Did Hitler Really Say People Will ‘Endure Almost Any Curtailment of Liberty’ if it’s ‘Perceived as Working for the Benefit of the Children’?

A reputed quote by Adolph Hitler has been trending on social media. I was asked to verify whether the quote is true.

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