Professor’s Anti-Trump Rant Caught on Video, Goes Viral

She called Trump’s election an ‘act of terrorism.’

Einstein on the Key to Learning Anything

In a letter to his 11-year-old son, Einstein explained ‘the way to learn the most.’

People Can’t Stop Talking About ‘Post-Truth’; So what is it?

Defining this concept is not as easy as it appears.

English Prof: 3 Reasons College Students Can’t Write

Are we churning out a generation of poor communicators because we’re more concerned with keeping up appearances than implementing knowledge?

NYT Publishes Fake News Story on Safe Spaces

The New York Times reports that Donald Trump supporters are now expressing a need for ‘safe spaces’ on college campuses. But are they?

Whatever Happened to ‘Go Outside and Play’?

Are today's parents micromanaging their kids to the point of harm?

The Evolution of King Arthur

The name Arthur first appears in the work of the 9th century Welsh historian Nennius, who lists twelve battles Arthur fought against invading Saxons.

C.S. Lewis’ ‘Lost’ Parable on the Meaning of Christmas

Are we hypocritical for celebrating Christmas?

Admiral Rips Kneeling During National Anthem in Pearl Harbor Speech

Adm. Harry Harris doesn't sound like he's much of a fan of kneeling during the National Anthem. 

Why Students Need the Books Schools Don't Want Them to Read

When I was in school, we had to hide the trashy literature inside the classic books we were supposed to be reading.

Professor: America’s Public Schools Have Always Been ‘Religious’

Prof. Charles Glenn shows that the creation of public schools was the triumph of one particular form of religion over others.

These School Districts are the Worst at Removing Bad Teachers

A new study gives the details.

Quiz: What's Your Purpose in Life?

Take a look at these thought-provoking quotes and see which answer leads you to your life purpose.

What Michael Slager’s Mistrial Means (And Doesn’t Mean)

Slate offers a perfect example of the dangers of letting political correspondents cover the crime beat.  

Old Man Potter: The Real Hero of 'It's a Wonderful Life'

While the Baileys squandered their investors’ money on subprime loans, Mr. Potter was employing half of Bedford Falls. 

Is Eliminating Jobs Really ‘Progress’?

Amazon grocery stores will eliminate waiting in lines... and jobs.

How Our Contradictions Make Us Human

Contradictions are omnipresent in our intrapersonal life and they are particularly visible when strong beliefs come into play.

Why Pearl Harbor Could Happen Again

December 7th marks the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor. In reading through headlines, one concern keeps resurfacing.

Does God See Humans as His Children or His Servants?

The question gets to the heart of a fundamental theological difference between Christianity and Islam.

Can Vocational Classes Teach Kids to 'Adult'?

Is it possible that vocational training would set kids on the path to becoming adults far more quickly than they do today?

The Moral Problem with that 'Last Tango' Rape Scene

A famous scene from the 1972 film 'The Last Tango in Paris' was shot by violating a very basic requirement for exercising moral agency.

New Normal on College Campuses: “I believe in free speech, but…”

A professor of sociology at the University of Kent says free speech on university campuses is under the gravest threat.

The Pentagon is Even More Bloated than You Thought

A buried report commissioned by the Department of Defense found $125 billion in administrative waste.

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