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Solzhenitsyn on Russia and the West

Solzhenitsyn on Russia and the West

There are moves afoot to whip up the old Cold War angst and anger and to resurrect enmity towards Russia.

Yet More Proof That Academic Publishing Has Become a Scam

Yet More Proof That Academic Publishing Has Become a Scam

As The Guardian reports, "Academics are being hoodwinked into writing books nobody can buy".

What is Terrorism? What do Terrorists Even Want?

What is Terrorism? What do Terrorists Even Want?

Terrorism is not an ideology like communism or capitalism.

Philosophy is Lost in the Dark

Philosophy is Lost in the Dark

Without restoring Plato and true philosophy to their proper stations, we are certain to continue the descent into darkness.

TV Actor Discovers His Inner 'Ron Swanson' After Trying to Start a Business

TV Actor Discovers His Inner 'Ron Swanson' After Trying to Start a Business

In his video entitled, Nick Offerman's 'The Offerman Distillery', the actor attempts to open his own distillery--but runs into trouble.

America Is Losing Its Sense of Humor

America Is Losing Its Sense of Humor

As Americans are finding out, political correctness and humor don't mix.

Trump’s Tax Breaks Are Not a ‘Gift' for the Rich

Trump’s Tax Breaks Are Not a ‘Gift' for the Rich

There is a tendency by some public finance analysts to mischaracterize tax breaks as a 'gift to the rich.'

Are You in America’s Middle Class?

Are You in America’s Middle Class?

Pew Research Center offers a feature that allows users to see what economic class they fall into.

ISIS Has Weaponized Children

ISIS Has Weaponized Children

The Manchester attack follows a tradition in which terrorists target children or venues specifically to maximize killing young people.

How America Became Class Conscious

How America Became Class Conscious

Class is changing in America, as are our perceptions of it.

Islam and the West: We Can’t Coexist?

Islam and the West: We Can’t Coexist?

The results of the fundamental cultural differences between the West and Islamic civilization are there for all to see ... if we're willing to open our eyes.

‘The Middle’ Doesn’t Always Equal ‘True’

‘The Middle’ Doesn’t Always Equal ‘True’

Have you heard of the "middle ground fallacy"?

Is School Driving Kids Crazy (Literally)?

Is School Driving Kids Crazy (Literally)?

According to the CDC, the suicide rate among 10 to 14 year olds has doubled since 2007. 

Questioning 'Diversity' is the New Blasphemy

Questioning 'Diversity' is the New Blasphemy

Duke theology professor Paul Griffiths criticized diversity, sparking disciplinary actions against him. Now he's a former Duke professor. 

Why Powerful Gov. Officials Should be Democratically Accountable

Why Powerful Gov. Officials Should be Democratically Accountable

The director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is just one example.

‘Non-binary’ Pair Get Grilled by Piers Morgan (VIDEO)

‘Non-binary’ Pair Get Grilled by Piers Morgan (VIDEO)

With his trademark aggression, Piers Morgan interrogated Fox and Owl (yes, those are their names) in a style worthy of the Stasi.

'Transracialism' Has Gender Ideologues at Each Others' Throats

'Transracialism' Has Gender Ideologues at Each Others' Throats

A recent academic journal article defending Rachel Dolezal created an uproar.

Trump Calls for Middle East to ‘Take the Lead’ in Fighting Terrorism

Trump Calls for Middle East to ‘Take the Lead’ in Fighting Terrorism

Trump also criticized Iran for providing “safe harbor, financial backing, social standing for recruitment.”

We May Be Entering a 'Post-Secular' Age

We May Be Entering a 'Post-Secular' Age

Contrary to what you hear, religion could be on the rise.

6 Statistics That Show How Much America Has Changed in a Half-Century

6 Statistics That Show How Much America Has Changed in a Half-Century

Here are six statistics that drive home just how much things have changed in America in a little more than a half-century:

Bashar al-Assad: the Abraham Lincoln of Syria

Bashar al-Assad: the Abraham Lincoln of Syria

There are several similarities between Syria's controversial leader and America's 16th president.

When You Stop Blaming, Real Change Begins

When You Stop Blaming, Real Change Begins

Philosopher G.K. Chesterton once was asked, 'What’s wrong with the world today?' He responded simply, “Dear Sir, I am. Yours, G.K. Chesterton.”

The Key to Happiness: Focus on what’s within your control

The Key to Happiness: Focus on what’s within your control

The idea can be traced to the Stoic philosopher Epictetus.

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