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National Review Online, an outgrowth of the magazine founded by the venerable conservative publicist William F. Buckley Jr., recently ran an article with a title I will not repeat. The first word was “liberal,” a bad word I am used to,...

Posted by: Bruce Frohnen on December 18, 2014

Last week I flew into Moscow, arriving at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 8. It gets dark in Moscow around that time, and the sun doesn't rise until about 10 a.m. at this time of the year — the so-called Black Days versus White Nights. For anyone used to life...

Posted by: George Friedman on December 17, 2014

Today, the difference between law and order and rule of law is literally a matter of life and death. Rarely has that difference been illustrated so starkly as on the streets and inside the courtrooms of...

Posted by: Sandy Ikeda on December 15, 2014

If you want to gauge the future of the American education system, you have to...

Posted by: Daniel Lattier on December 12, 2014

Cokie Roberts, a celebrated radio and television commentator, once participated in a discussion concerning congressional term limits and commented on American solidarity (or the lack thereof). She stated, “We have nothing binding us together as a...

Posted by: L. Scott Smith on December 10, 2014

Is it an embarrassment that women are paid so much less than men? That's what the president says. Over and over.

“Today, the average full-time working woman earns just 77 cents for...

Posted by: Corey Iacono on December 5, 2014

We ought to rename our planet according to the bureaucratic shackles we place upon our children. We shall call it Tormentaria. It seems quite apt.

The Tormentarians are a humane race. They don’t favor harsh (...

Posted by: Anthony Esolen on December 3, 2014

This article originally appeared on Minding the Campus on...

Posted by: Rachelle Peterson on December 1, 2014

I must admit, I always have mixed feelings about celebrating Thanksgiving.

It’s not that I don’t love giving thanks—in fact, I really do love it. And, I especially love how we Americans do it. If I had my way, we’d have cranberry relish,...

Posted by: Bradley J. Birzer on November 26, 2014

In articles and columns touting the virtues of solar energy, a chorus of reporters and pundits are claiming that solar panels produce electricity for about the same cost as fossil fuels. These individuals are also declaring that because of this,...

Posted by: James Agresti on November 25, 2014