America's Coming Demographic Storm

The baby boomer retirements have begun.

Should We Be Teaching Philosophy in High School?

In the U.S., it’s commonly believed that philosophy is too complex for high school students. But in the history of the West, that’s actually a fairly recent notion, and not one universally held. 

Northern States Supported the Right to Defend Yourself

Contrary to what The Atlantic wants you to think, there was a strong national culture that supported the right to self-defense. 

Welfare Recipients: Better Off Without the Government?

America’s system of welfare was once run through “mutual aid societies,” which brought small, local groups of individuals together to help their neighbors with money and other support in times of need.

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