Peter Hitchens on the War in Syria: An Interview

Peter Hitchens on the War in Syria: An Interview

Mr Hitchens isn’t a pro-Assad or pro-Putin apologist, nor is he a believer of the “evidence” that forms the basis of further intervention in Middle East.

When ‘Civilization’ Became a Bad Word

When ‘Civilization’ Became a Bad Word

A new update of Kenneth Clark's famous "Civilisation" mini-series turns Clark upside down.

The Secret to Building a Close Family

The Secret to Building a Close Family

It's not as difficult as many would believe.

What Happens When an MBA Student Raised in Communist China Reads Hayek

What Happens When an MBA Student Raised in Communist China Reads Hayek

My Chinese students grasped—perhaps more than many Americans—the gift that America’s founders bequeathed to humanity.

8 Fast Facts About James Comey

8 Fast Facts About James Comey

If you’re looking to learn a little more about former FBI director James Comey, here are eight facts to consider.

Stanford Study: Religious Teens Are Smarter (and More Conscientious and Cooperative) than Non-Observant Teens

Stanford Study: Religious Teens Are Smarter (and More Conscientious and Cooperative) than Non-Observant Teens

Observant students tend to be more conscientious and cooperative.

Imperialism Is Baked into America’s (Progressive) DNA

Imperialism Is Baked into America’s (Progressive) DNA

Our heritage of foreign intervention is a new one, an innovation introduced by the progressives. To imagine a clean and humane progressivism is, simply, a fool’s errand. There is no such thing as a non-racist and non-imperialist progressivism…

Why Every Woman Should Read Barbara Bush’s 1990 Commencement Speech

Why Every Woman Should Read Barbara Bush’s 1990 Commencement Speech

Is it time to return to the wisdom Barbara Bush presented at Wellesley so many years ago?

New York City Ideologues Get Indigestion Over Chick-fil-A

New York City Ideologues Get Indigestion Over Chick-fil-A

America’s fastest-growing food chain has come to New York City.

Near-Bankrupt Illinois Aims to Deflate ‘Golden Parachute’ Payouts for Public Officials

Near-Bankrupt Illinois Aims to Deflate ‘Golden Parachute’ Payouts for Public Officials

Neither scandal nor misconduct have sufficed to keep some government officials from receiving lavish severance payouts.

Why Gerry Rafferty’s Lyrics in ‘Baker Street’ Are Worth Paying Attention to

Why Gerry Rafferty’s Lyrics in ‘Baker Street’ Are Worth Paying Attention to

The lyrics to Gerry Rafferty's 'Baker Street'—in contrast to the seductive sax and upbeat strings and keyboard—are rather dark. It's not your typical rock/pop song about finding or losing love. 

The Imitation of Christ: The Most Influential Book After the Bible

The Imitation of Christ: The Most Influential Book After the Bible

If someone asks you to name the all-time bestselling book, you’d most likely answer “The Bible.”

Law Students Protest Free Speech Speaker with Shouts of ‘F-ck The Law,’ Call First Amendment ‘a Weak Shield for White Supremacy’

Law Students Protest Free Speech Speaker with Shouts of ‘F-ck The Law,’ Call First Amendment ‘a Weak Shield for White Supremacy’

Christina Hoff Sommers explains the collapse of free speech on college campuses. 

4 Steps to Ensure Children Become Well-Adjusted Adults

4 Steps to Ensure Children Become Well-Adjusted Adults

"The culture of the group of which your child is a part growing up will be the culture he or she adopts as their own."

Andrew McCabe Lied. So Will the FBI Apply the Same Rules Against Him That It Applies to All of Us?

Andrew McCabe Lied. So Will the FBI Apply the Same Rules Against Him That It Applies to All of Us?

If the Department of Justice no longer believes in the rule of law, the whole notion of America is turned on its head.

Homeschooling Freedoms Are Under Threat. Will Parents Defend Them?

Homeschooling Freedoms Are Under Threat. Will Parents Defend Them?

Our modern homeschooling freedoms come with the responsibility to protect those freedoms.

Andrew Sullivan: Privilege Is Beginning to Trump Reason in Our Culture

Andrew Sullivan: Privilege Is Beginning to Trump Reason in Our Culture

Many on the left now hold that structural inequalities in society are so overwhelming that reason itself is largely futile, Andrew Sullivan writes.  

The Nation’s Report Card Shows Reading Scores Remain Lousy. Here’s How We Can Improve Them.

The Nation’s Report Card Shows Reading Scores Remain Lousy. Here’s How We Can Improve Them.

Have we abandoned a logical approach to education?

This Brazilian Economist Once Marched for Socialism, But Became a Free-Market Hero

This Brazilian Economist Once Marched for Socialism, But Became a Free-Market Hero

He was a Brazilian hero whose timeless ideas are still shining a light in the darkness.

The Religious Literacy Quiz That Most College Students Fail

The Religious Literacy Quiz That Most College Students Fail

See how you do on this version of a quiz that's failed by most undergraduates.

Only Congress Has the Power to Declare War. Just Ask James Madison

Only Congress Has the Power to Declare War. Just Ask James Madison

Since 2001 the United States has been in a perpetual state of undeclared war. We have ignored Madison’s warning for too long.

Seven Reasons People No Longer Want to be Teachers

Seven Reasons People No Longer Want to be Teachers

There are at least seven reasons people aren’t so keen.

The Zuckerberg Hearings Prove Government Shouldn’t Regulate Facebook

The Zuckerberg Hearings Prove Government Shouldn’t Regulate Facebook

“It was my mistake, and I’m sorry,” Zuckerberg told senators who are upset about the company’s exploitation (and fumbling) of user data.

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