Rethinking the Burning Question of Cremation

Rethinking the Burning Question of Cremation

It involves the destruction of an invaluable repository of social and collective memory.

Daniel Shaver's Shooting Death by Police Never Should Have Happened

Daniel Shaver's Shooting Death by Police Never Should Have Happened

The acquittal of Mesa police officer Philip Mitchell Brailsford in the shooting death of Daniel Shaver is concerning. 

Do You Know the Bill of Rights? Not Many Do.

Do You Know the Bill of Rights? Not Many Do.

The Bill of Rights contains our most basic and important freedoms... but many Americans can't even name them. Can you?

Was John Wayne’s Masculine Image a Lie?

Was John Wayne’s Masculine Image a Lie?

There is perhaps no manlier icon in Hollywood history than John Wayne.

What the Founders Understood About Religious Freedom That We Must Recover

What the Founders Understood About Religious Freedom That We Must Recover

The legacy of the Bill of Rights is this: What government did not create, it can neither bestow nor confiscate.

Did Christians Destroy the Classical World?

Did Christians Destroy the Classical World?

Author Catherine Nixey offers a history worth reading the 'The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World.'

Pssst…It’s Not Just Students Who Can’t Write ...

Pssst…It’s Not Just Students Who Can’t Write ...

In the world of professors, higher education, and academia, producing high-quality content is essential. There's only one problem.

Red and Green Colors ‘Not Appropriate’ During the Holiday Season, University Says

Red and Green Colors ‘Not Appropriate’ During the Holiday Season, University Says

The University of Minnesota cited Santa and 'red and green' colors as examples of 'religious iconography' that were inappropriate for display.

How Republicans Managed to Turn Alabama Blue

How Republicans Managed to Turn Alabama Blue

Donald Trump won Alabama by nearly 30 percentage points. So what went wrong for Republicans?

The Growing Muslim Population in Europe

The Growing Muslim Population in Europe

Are we looking at the end of Europe as we know it?

'The Personal Is Political' is Making Politics More Toxic

'The Personal Is Political' is Making Politics More Toxic

“The personal is political” is a slogan that has a nice ring. But it's a philosophy that carries consequences.

Stop Boycotting SeaWorld if Conservation is Important to You

Stop Boycotting SeaWorld if Conservation is Important to You

Perhaps it is time to reevaluate your conservation goals, and revisit SeaWorld.

Harvard Students Explain 3 Ways Homeschooling Helped Them Succeed

Harvard Students Explain 3 Ways Homeschooling Helped Them Succeed

Various individuals have proclaimed that their entrance into Harvard was paved by homeschooling. But what about after they get in? Are they up to the task and able to succeed?

Rest and Quiet Contemplation: We Need More

Rest and Quiet Contemplation: We Need More

How much can the chattering class actually help me be a better person, a better husband, a better father, or a better boss?

The Reason Evangelicals Are Okay Voting For Roy Moore

The Reason Evangelicals Are Okay Voting For Roy Moore

An awareness that pragmatism, not hypocrisy, runs both left and right should open an avenue for productive conversation among Americans across the spectrum.

Hanukkah is About Jewish Survival

Hanukkah is About Jewish Survival

A look at the the origin and development of Hanukkah over the past more than 2,000 years.

Against the Maternal State

Against the Maternal State

American maternalism extends deeply into social and political life, and its march shows no sign of losing momentum. 

Toxic Masculinity at Intellectual Takeout

Toxic Masculinity at Intellectual Takeout

Addressing the accusation.

Can Rising Depression Rates Be Reduced by This New Education Tactic?

Can Rising Depression Rates Be Reduced by This New Education Tactic?

Downshall Primary School is trying a new approach to education and enjoying great success.

Gay Men Now Earn More Than Straight Men, Study Finds

Gay Men Now Earn More Than Straight Men, Study Finds

A new study conducted by researchers at Vanderbilt University found that gay men make considerably more than straight men, on average.

Are 'Grinch Bots' Stealing Christmas?

Are 'Grinch Bots' Stealing Christmas?

Why we should not be making a federal case over Fingerlings.

'Free Will Exists': G.K. Chesterton’s Philosophy in 3 Words

'Free Will Exists': G.K. Chesterton’s Philosophy in 3 Words

G.K. Chesterton rejected optimism and pessimism because he found both to be expressions of a fatalistic approach to life.

I’m a Pediatrician. Here’s What I Did When a Little Boy Patient Said He Was a Girl.

I’m a Pediatrician. Here’s What I Did When a Little Boy Patient Said He Was a Girl.

An identity is not biological, it is psychological, a pediatrician writes.

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