Betsy DeVos Urges Americans to Embrace ‘Education Freedom’

Betsy DeVos Urges Americans to Embrace ‘Education Freedom’

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is calling on Americans to embrace a vision of “education freedom” that empowers students and parents with a “multitude of pathways” toward new opportunities.

Tech Exec Doomsday Preppers: Protecting Themselves from the Automation Monster They Created

Tech Exec Doomsday Preppers: Protecting Themselves from the Automation Monster They Created

Opinions and statistics vary as to how large an impact automation will have on the employment market. But many tech execs are taking no chances.

What Ivy League Professors Could Learn from George Washington

What Ivy League Professors Could Learn from George Washington

His attitude toward life is a good place to start.

The 5 Best Books on Education

The 5 Best Books on Education

Here are five books that cut to the chase of what education is and how it should be done. 

Guns and Schools: Can the Market do Better?

Guns and Schools: Can the Market do Better?

Millions of guns already exist everywhere in American households, so enacting laws “like Europe” won’t work.

5 Facts about Billy Graham (1918–2018)

5 Facts about Billy Graham (1918–2018)

Here are five facts you should know about the man who became the world’s most famous Protestant evangelist.

Young People Don’t Know How to Date Anymore. Here’s Why.

Young People Don’t Know How to Date Anymore. Here’s Why.

College professors are realizing that their students don't know how to do anything beyond hooking up.

Confused Wellesley Students Protest Scholar Believing She Opposes Transgender Rights (She Doesn’t)

Confused Wellesley Students Protest Scholar Believing She Opposes Transgender Rights (She Doesn’t)

Some 100 hundred confused Wellesley College students turned out to protest Dr. Alice Dreger last week believing she opposes transgender rights. She doesn’t.

4 Reasons Congress Doesn’t "Act" on Gun Violence

4 Reasons Congress Doesn’t "Act" on Gun Violence

The reality is Congress isn’t, and can’t be, responsible for anyone’s personal safety.

Understanding the California Mind

Understanding the California Mind

Illegal immigrants are neither collective saints nor sinners, but simply individuals who arrive from one of the poorest regions in the Americas, without legality or much in the way of English, or high school education.

Do You Know Your Latin Abbreviations?

Do You Know Your Latin Abbreviations?

You may encounter these Latin abbreviations on a regular basis. But do you actually know what they stand for? 

Why Does America Have a Second Amendment?

Why Does America Have a Second Amendment?

Prominent writers are calling for repeal of the Second Amendment. This invites an important question: Why do we have it in the first place?

Is Western Civilization Committing Suicide?

Is Western Civilization Committing Suicide?

“A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself within.”

'The Last Jedi' and the Politicization of Storytelling

'The Last Jedi' and the Politicization of Storytelling

J.J. Abrams recent charge that Last Jedi haters are simply “threatened by women” has reignited debate about the saga’s most divisive film.

Isn’t Father Loss Part of Nikolas Cruz’s Story?

Isn’t Father Loss Part of Nikolas Cruz’s Story?

And can schools do more to compensate, perhaps preventing violence?

Parents Just Lost Custody of Teenage Daughter Who Wants to ‘Transition’ to a Boy: What You Need to Know

Parents Just Lost Custody of Teenage Daughter Who Wants to ‘Transition’ to a Boy: What You Need to Know

Transgender activists argue that when a child identifies as the opposite sex in a manner that is “consistent, persistent, and insistent,” the appropriate response is to support that identification.

Why Arts-Focused Field Trips Make Students Smarter

Why Arts-Focused Field Trips Make Students Smarter

There may be a simple, common sense reason behind this surprising finding.

Demolishing the Pillars of Prosperity in the Name of Art

Demolishing the Pillars of Prosperity in the Name of Art

A New York real estate developer was ordered to pay $6.7M for whitewashing graffiti from his buildings after a judge ruled the graffiti was protected by the Visual Artists Rights Act.

5 Facts about Washington’s Birthday

5 Facts about Washington’s Birthday

In honor of George Washington’s birthday, here are 5 things you should know about the day set aside for our America’s premier founding father.

Why American Media Fawn Over Communist Murderers

Why American Media Fawn Over Communist Murderers

Kim Yo-jong, sister to Kim Jong Un, is deputy director of North Korea's powerful Propaganda and Agitation Department.

There Are Four Types of Drinker – Which One Are You?

There Are Four Types of Drinker – Which One Are You?

If you’re aiming to get drunk, you have a higher chance than most of experiencing harm.

A Trans First: Breastfeeding

A Trans First: Breastfeeding

A natal male with all his equipment breastfed his partner’s baby, experts report.

How Shirley Temple Responded to Sexual Harassment

How Shirley Temple Responded to Sexual Harassment

Is much of the current dialogue on sexual differences between men and women patronizing toward females?  

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