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The Moral Imagination of Disney’s 'Beauty and the Beast'

The Moral Imagination of Disney’s 'Beauty and the Beast'

As the oldest story in the Christian world, it attests to love, sacrifice, and redemption.

Why Kids Today Show Adults So Little Respect

Why Kids Today Show Adults So Little Respect

Is it time to rebuild boundaries?

Basic Philosophy Educated People Should Know: Aristotle’s 'Four Causes'

Basic Philosophy Educated People Should Know: Aristotle’s 'Four Causes'

For thousands of years, these four causes were the standard way you explained or defined something.

Google Owes Jordan Peterson an Explanation

Google Owes Jordan Peterson an Explanation

Free speech advocate Dr. Jordan Peterson, who has taken a stand against genderless pronouns, had his Gmail and Youtube accounts locked Tuesday, and Google is offering "no explanation" as to why.

How Government Regulation Caused the Financial Crisis

How Government Regulation Caused the Financial Crisis

Here we are a decade after the start of the Subprime Mortgage Crisis of 2007 and many people still believe the primary cause was excessive freedom and a corresponding lack of government intervention in housing and financial markets. But is that belief warranted?

What’s Next for Venezuela?

What’s Next for Venezuela?

July 30th's fraudulent and illegitimate vote to install a constituent assembly in Venezuela is the definitive step towards consolidating a de jure dictatorship in that country.

Atomic Blonde Is a Serious Anti-Communist Historical Drama

Atomic Blonde Is a Serious Anti-Communist Historical Drama

What viewers get is a much-needed lesson in one of the most spectacular moments of modern history, one that will forever offer lessons for oppressed people everywhere.

When Will Europe Be Muslim?

When Will Europe Be Muslim?

Is it likely that Europe will have a Muslim majority in our lifetimes? 

Are Race, Class, and Gender Tainting Our View of History?

Are Race, Class, and Gender Tainting Our View of History?

Would we have more well-rounded, deeper thinking students if we moved away from the idea that history must be interpreted through the lens of current consciousness?

Women’s March Organizers' Hate Exposed by the New York Times

Women’s March Organizers' Hate Exposed by the New York Times

In a column headlined “When Progressives Embrace Hate,” the New York Times exposes the hate-filled rhetoric of Tamika Mallory, Carmen Perez, and Linda Sarsour.

Passing Out Copies of Constitution Could Get You in Trouble at This College

Passing Out Copies of Constitution Could Get You in Trouble at This College

A Michigan college arrested a student and two other individuals for handing out copies of the Constitution and their day in court has arrived.

4 Reasons Colonists Rebelled Against Britain (Besides High Taxes)

4 Reasons Colonists Rebelled Against Britain (Besides High Taxes)

While taxation was one of the causes that fueled discord between the colonials and the Crown, other grievances also loomed large.

Why Free Play is Disappearing in our Culture

Why Free Play is Disappearing in our Culture

Childhood play deprivation is not without consequences.

Harvard Prof: Why You Shouldn’t Try to Be Your Child’s ‘Friend’

Harvard Prof: Why You Shouldn’t Try to Be Your Child’s ‘Friend’

A parent who acts like a child's friend can cause some major development problems.

This Debate is About Gender Dysphoria, Not Transgender Military Service

This Debate is About Gender Dysphoria, Not Transgender Military Service

A former transgender senior enlisted leader in the US Army has reservations about transgender military service.

5 Reasons Marxism Has Nothing to Offer Millennials

5 Reasons Marxism Has Nothing to Offer Millennials

Marxist doctrine discourages individual creativity in favor of state control.

The 5 'Isms' That Destroyed Education

The 5 'Isms' That Destroyed Education

According to professor E.D. Hirsch, these progressive ideas have had a destructive influence on American education. 

Report: Young People are Clueless about How Food Grows

Report: Young People are Clueless about How Food Grows

Adults 55 and older were able to answer questions about food growth with ease. But 18 to 24-year-olds? Not so much.

Milton Friedman Was Right to Call Them 'Government Schools'

Milton Friedman Was Right to Call Them 'Government Schools'

Happy Birthday, Mr. Friedman. May your legacy endure.

Why you should be skeptical of headlines declaring that this 69-year-old monk dubbed the 'world's happiest man' holds the secret to happiness

Why you should be skeptical of headlines declaring that this 69-year-old monk dubbed the 'world's happiest man' holds the secret to happiness

Media have dubbed Tibetan monk Matthieu Ricard the world's happiest man. He says this is "a total exaggeration," and he's right.

The Dumbest Laws in Each of the 50 States

The Dumbest Laws in Each of the 50 States

Most of these statutes should probably be taken off the books.

Christian Persecution: What Can Be Done?

Christian Persecution: What Can Be Done?

The first step to aiding the tortured Body of Christ is for the West to recommit itself to, and to reassert, Western values. 

Intelligence is Worth Little Without Wisdom

Intelligence is Worth Little Without Wisdom

Young adults aren't taught to realistically evaluate their own skills in light of the job market and make wiser, more pragmatic – if less ego-gratifying – choices.

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