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America’s Ignorance of the Past May Cost it the Future

America’s Ignorance of the Past May Cost it the Future

"Unfortunately this loss of historical interest has made the present difficult to address because the context of the past is imperative if we are to salvage the future."

Clinical Psychologist: 'Women Hate Harmless Men'

Clinical Psychologist: 'Women Hate Harmless Men'

Popular speaker Jordan Peterson discusses what women really want in a man.  

American Children Snack Way More Than European Children. Why?

American Children Snack Way More Than European Children. Why?

Surveys show that today 56 percent of Americans say they snack three or more times per day – and the snacking is starting at earlier ages. 

CNN Just Got Wrecked by James O’Keefe

CNN Just Got Wrecked by James O’Keefe

CNN supervising producer John Bonifield on camera claims CNN is using Russiagate to score ratings.

Do 97% of Scientists Really Believe in Global Warming?

Do 97% of Scientists Really Believe in Global Warming?

Is the Heartland Institute right to call this research project “phony science?” Are we turning into “a world of fantasy” and “a world of global warming fanatics”?

Paglia: 'Sex Changes are Impossible'

Paglia: 'Sex Changes are Impossible'

Camille Paglia is at it again: trend iconoclasm.

How Classroom Management Has Changed Since 1913

How Classroom Management Has Changed Since 1913

Today’s classrooms increasingly wrestle with disrespectful, distracted, and disorderly children. These problems might be resolved by following these 10 tips from 1913.

The Muslim Tradition of Sci-fi and Speculative Fiction

The Muslim Tradition of Sci-fi and Speculative Fiction

Think invisible men, time travel, flying machines and journeys to other planets are the product of the European or ‘Western’ imagination? Think again.

Hillary Supporter: Fixation on Trump is Ruining College Education

Hillary Supporter: Fixation on Trump is Ruining College Education

"The real victim of Trump’s presidency may turn out to be a generation of adults whose liberal arts educations were hijacked by political debate."

5 Tips on How to Successfully Educate Children

5 Tips on How to Successfully Educate Children

Would today’s education system be stronger if we reinstated some of these recommendations from the 16th century?

Want answers? Learn to ask the right questions

Want answers? Learn to ask the right questions

Applied philosophy for everyday life.

Study Finds That Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Is Costing Jobs

Study Finds That Seattle’s $15 Minimum Wage Is Costing Jobs

The findings of a University of Washington study will be disappointing to $15 minimum wage advocates.

Four Feminists Who Abandoned Feminism

Four Feminists Who Abandoned Feminism

Not every woman who adopts the title sticks with it.

Over 6,000 Title IX Complaints Filed by One Person Last Year

Over 6,000 Title IX Complaints Filed by One Person Last Year

Moreover, if OCR stopped making up violations of laws such as Title VI and Title IX out of thin air, it would have much less to do and could get by with a much smaller budget.

In Praise of Squalor – at Least in College Housing

In Praise of Squalor – at Least in College Housing

Luxury living is just another reminder that secondary education has been turned into a consumer package.

Why You Shouldn’t Rage Against Last-Second Mergers

Why You Shouldn’t Rage Against Last-Second Mergers

It turns out that those "jerks" may be on to something. 

Homeschool is Booming, New Study Shows

Homeschool is Booming, New Study Shows

New data compiled by a Boston-based a public policy think tank reveals that homeschooling has gained in both popularity and reach in recent decades.

How People Used to Celebrate ‘Midsummer Night’

How People Used to Celebrate ‘Midsummer Night’

The night of June 23rd was the setting for Shakespeare's famous play, and for one of the most popular feast days in Europe's past.

'Empathy' is Becoming a Joke

'Empathy' is Becoming a Joke

HBO’s hit show 'Silicon Valley' recently skewered the trend of using 'empathy' to grandstand and feel good without actually doing anything. 

Stevie Wonder: If Black Lives Matter, then Stop all this Black-on-Black Killing

Stevie Wonder: If Black Lives Matter, then Stop all this Black-on-Black Killing

"It is in your hands to stop all of the killing and the shooting wherever it might be."

The Taste of Strawberries: Tolkien’s Imagination of the Good

The Taste of Strawberries: Tolkien’s Imagination of the Good

The most remarkable aspect of Tolkien’s vision is his ability to make the good desirable. Rather than portraying an exceptionally good character, he instead portrays rather ordinary characters who are drawn by exceptionally beautiful visions of goodness or shalom.

5.7 Million Noncitizens Voted in Past Presidential Elections, Study Finds

5.7 Million Noncitizens Voted in Past Presidential Elections, Study Finds

The study is based on data compiled from Harvard University’s Cooperative Congressional Election Study.

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