Medical Journal: Extend Adolescence to Age 24

Medical Journal: Extend Adolescence to Age 24

Will maturity come by extending childhood?

Sex and Marriage: 6 Statistics That Might Surprise You

Sex and Marriage: 6 Statistics That Might Surprise You

A "sexpert" explains.

Does Work Make Mothers Happy?

Does Work Make Mothers Happy?

Czech sociologist Dana Hamplova provides an answer with results from a European study of mothers with children under three.

Why We Are a Republic, Not a Democracy

Why We Are a Republic, Not a Democracy

Is it ignorance of or contempt for our Constitution that fuels the movement to abolish the Electoral College?

Fear and Mass Surveillance: Our Constitutionally Toxic Political Cocktail

Fear and Mass Surveillance: Our Constitutionally Toxic Political Cocktail

It’s another tragic example of the triumph of fear over liberty in the Digital Age. 

Did the Catholic Church Invent Propaganda?

Did the Catholic Church Invent Propaganda?

A brief look at the history of propaganda. 

How Today’s Students Can Become Great Writers by Using Thomas Jefferson’s Methods

How Today’s Students Can Become Great Writers by Using Thomas Jefferson’s Methods

Today's schools appear to neglect teaching the very things which made Jefferson's writing great.

How the Great Books Are Revolutionizing College Admissions Tests

How the Great Books Are Revolutionizing College Admissions Tests

Students who take the Classic Learning Test are more deeply measured in intellectual proficiency.

California Has the Highest Poverty Rate in America. Why?

California Has the Highest Poverty Rate in America. Why?

Many people think Mississippi is the most poverty stricken state in America. They are wrong.

Master’s Degrees in Janitorial Science?

Master’s Degrees in Janitorial Science?

Data increasingly show that obtaining a master’s degree is hardly a surefire path to economic success.

3 Out of 4 Terrorists Since 9/11 Are Foreign-Born

3 Out of 4 Terrorists Since 9/11 Are Foreign-Born

The findings come from a joint report issued by the Justice Department and the Department of Homeland Security.

Patrick Deneen: Why Liberalism Has Failed

Patrick Deneen: Why Liberalism Has Failed

Patrick Deneen, a political theorist who teaches at Notre Dame, has with great force identified a fundamental tendency of our times.

7 Timeless Life Lessons from Marcus Aurelius

7 Timeless Life Lessons from Marcus Aurelius

Wise was he. (So spend five minutes on his couch.)

When Feeding the Homeless Becomes a Crime

When Feeding the Homeless Becomes a Crime

More than a dozen people were arrested in El Cajon, California, attempting to distribute food to the homeless. 

7 Ways Tech Executives Limit Their Children’s Internet Usage

7 Ways Tech Executives Limit Their Children’s Internet Usage

A few simple ways in which parents can reclaim common sense in the tech-obsessed world.

Can #MeToo Feminism and the Hookup Culture Coexist?

Can #MeToo Feminism and the Hookup Culture Coexist?

Casual hookups are getting more complicated. The actor Aziz Ansari is the latest celebrity to be accused of sexual misconduct. 

A Modest Proposal to Break Up Higher Ed

A Modest Proposal to Break Up Higher Ed

Could this one policy change bring America's higher ed system to its knees?

California Makes 20x What Gas-Station Owners Make on a Gallon of Gasoline, After Tax Hike

California Makes 20x What Gas-Station Owners Make on a Gallon of Gasoline, After Tax Hike

California's gasoline tax rose by 12 cents per gallon on Nov. 1, bringing it to nearly 40 cents per gallon.

The FBI's Attacks on MLK, Jr. Are Helpful Reminders for Today

The FBI's Attacks on MLK, Jr. Are Helpful Reminders for Today

Today, the FBI and other American intelligence agencies are attempting to legalize what was once considered illegal, or at least of questionable legality. 

Why One Inner City College is Bringing Back Plato

Why One Inner City College is Bringing Back Plato

Instead of teaching woke literature that’s social justice compatible, the college is teaching Plato.

Notre Dame Prof Calls Higher Ed Today ‘Bullshit’

Notre Dame Prof Calls Higher Ed Today ‘Bullshit’

Notre Dame sociology professor Christian Smith unleashes a rant on the modern university.

The Subtle ‘Tyranny’ of Regulatory Overlords

The Subtle ‘Tyranny’ of Regulatory Overlords

Who really benefits from the 14,000 pages of Dodd-Frank?

Why MLK's Vision of Love as a Moral Imperative Still Matters

Why MLK's Vision of Love as a Moral Imperative Still Matters

MLK focused on the role of love as key to building healthy communities and the ways in which love can and should be at the center of our social interactions.

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