University Offers ‘Problem of Whiteness’ Class, Again

University Offers ‘Problem of Whiteness’ Class, Again

The University of Wisconsin-Madison will reintroduce a class this spring that teaches students why being white is a bad thing.

1 of Every 5 Government Employees Has a 6-Figure Salary

1 of Every 5 Government Employees Has a 6-Figure Salary

Almost 30,000 rank-and-file government employees make over $190,823, more than any governor of the 50 states.

Does the Bennett Hypothesis Still Matter?

Does the Bennett Hypothesis Still Matter?

If the government gives money to students to spend on education, then students will be able and willing to spend more on that product. ... And now, we’re seeing the effects.

Why So Many American Children Respect Nothing

Why So Many American Children Respect Nothing

One simple reason.

What the 'Jesus Never Existed' Folks Often Overlook

What the 'Jesus Never Existed' Folks Often Overlook

Did Jesus of Nazareth really exist? Some historians say the evidence is weak. But by what standard?

Leave Your 13-Year-Old Home Alone? Police Can Take Him into Custody in this State

Leave Your 13-Year-Old Home Alone? Police Can Take Him into Custody in this State

The Prairie State's law mandating a minimum age for leaving children home alone is the strictest of its kind in the nation.

Why Cicero Merits Renewed Attention

Why Cicero Merits Renewed Attention

Justice and liberty have no better spokesman than Cicero.

Celebrating New Year's with The Twilight Zone

Celebrating New Year's with The Twilight Zone

The basic premise of the show—ordinary human beings caught in extraordinary (and often supernatural) circumstances—never grows old.  

A Little Dusting of Snow on My Hometown

A Little Dusting of Snow on My Hometown

5 feet of snow is keeping families together like nothing else does these days!

Millennial Dog Moms Now Need ‘Pawternity Leave’ to Care for Their Pets

Millennial Dog Moms Now Need ‘Pawternity Leave’ to Care for Their Pets

"We offer maternity and paternity leave, and a pet is another member of the family. We don’t discriminate just because they aren’t human."

The Simple Reason Criminals Don't Make Restitution

The Simple Reason Criminals Don't Make Restitution

Government legal systems are typically designed to punish those who violate the rights of others, not to provide restitution to their victims.

No, Tax Cuts Don't Kill People

No, Tax Cuts Don't Kill People

No one’s going to die just because the individual mandate gets repealed.

The Real ‘Toxic Masculinity’ Problem

The Real ‘Toxic Masculinity’ Problem

Is the push against "toxic masculinity" giving rise to increased suicide rates for men?

Fact Check: Did Republicans ‘Essentially’ Repeal Obamacare?

Fact Check: Did Republicans ‘Essentially’ Repeal Obamacare?

President Donald Trump claimed the GOP tax bill that Congress passed Wednesday “essentially” repeals Obamacare. But does it?

Why Liberalism and Conservatism Are BOTH Unsustainable

Why Liberalism and Conservatism Are BOTH Unsustainable

According to Notre Dame professor Patrick Deneen, they're actually two sides of the same coin.

Writing Tips From Stephen King: 11 things every writer should know

Writing Tips From Stephen King: 11 things every writer should know

Stephen King on the craft and business of writing. 

Nicolas Gomez-Davila's Critique of Modernity

Nicolas Gomez-Davila's Critique of Modernity

Gómez-Dávila suggests that the mere act of reading would become the purview of reactionaries late in the twentieth century.

'A Christmas Carol' Teaches Key Lessons in the Christian Vocation

'A Christmas Carol' Teaches Key Lessons in the Christian Vocation

Charles Dickens’ story reminds us that our celebrations of Christ’s birth ought to stretch into all that we do.

Illinois Sees Record Loss of People and Income, IRS Data Shows

Illinois Sees Record Loss of People and Income, IRS Data Shows

Data released by the Internal Revenue Service shows the Land of Lincoln could be in big trouble.

Musician Has Life Savings Stolen During Police Traffic Stop

Musician Has Life Savings Stolen During Police Traffic Stop

The Wyoming Highway Patrol seized nearly $92,000 from musician Phil Parhamovich, who was never even accused or charged with a crime.

Charles Schulz's Pushback Against Secularism

Charles Schulz's Pushback Against Secularism

We often think of the secularization of Christmas as a very recent thing. But its origins go back to the nineteenth century. 

Amir Khan Receiving Death Threats Because He Posted a Christmas Tree on Instagram

Amir Khan Receiving Death Threats Because He Posted a Christmas Tree on Instagram

The retired British boxer, who is a practicing Muslim, is receiving an avalanche of abuse after posting a picture of a Christmas tree.

National Review Errs on Tax Cuts

National Review Errs on Tax Cuts

National Review’s Ramesh Ponnuru says the tax cuts don't tilt toward the middle class. He's wrong.

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