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The One Thing Even High-Quality Childcare Can’t Offer

The One Thing Even High-Quality Childcare Can’t Offer

Ivanka Trump wants to provide families with childcare assistance. But that won't fill this one void...

The Myth of Romantic Love May be Ruining Your Health

The Myth of Romantic Love May be Ruining Your Health

Finding one's soulmate isn't always going to happen.

Millennials Who Borrowed Money to Get a Degree Got Destroyed (See Chart)
Is it Rational to Fear Corporations More than Governments?

Is it Rational to Fear Corporations More than Governments?

It's a pervasive idea in politics, art, and culture.

Penn State Offers Free Psych Counseling as Trump Inauguration Nears

Penn State Offers Free Psych Counseling as Trump Inauguration Nears

Penn State is launching a campaign to help students cope with the stress, anxiety and distress they feel as Trump's presidency nears.

Yearning for Good, Old-Fashioned Paganism

Yearning for Good, Old-Fashioned Paganism

Give me the dawn of the Greek golden age in philosophy and not the setting of reason’s sun in the gloom, doom and nihilism of postmodernism.

The Problem With Defining Certain Speech and Crimes as 'Hate'

The Problem With Defining Certain Speech and Crimes as 'Hate'

Is it time to do away with hyphenated hate?

Americans are Charitable without the Government’s Help

Americans are Charitable without the Government’s Help

Who is better equipped to help the poor: bureaucracy or caring citizens?

Chicago Native Explains Why He’s ‘Leaving and Never Coming Back’

Chicago Native Explains Why He’s ‘Leaving and Never Coming Back’

In a blistering op-ed, one native of Chicago explains why he's giving up on Chi-Town.

U.S. Judge: Administrators Turning Colleges into 'Surveillance States'

U.S. Judge: Administrators Turning Colleges into 'Surveillance States'

College administrators have turned their campuses into “surveillance” states.

Is Your Smartphone Making You Paranoid?

Is Your Smartphone Making You Paranoid?

A pair of academic researchers found that the more people used their phones the less they trusted strangers.

American Studies All 'Racism, Sexism, and Imperialism' Now, Prof Says

American Studies All 'Racism, Sexism, and Imperialism' Now, Prof Says

A once 'vibrant and useful discipline' has experienced a sad decline, writes Charles Kupfer.

CIA Claims Russia Has Pervy Dirt on Trump. But Did They Get Trolled?

CIA Claims Russia Has Pervy Dirt on Trump. But Did They Get Trolled?

A bombshell intelligence report published Tuesday will leave some people embarrassed. Will it be Trump or the media and CIA?

Why are Conservative Politicians so Good-looking?

Why are Conservative Politicians so Good-looking?

Right-wing politicians are winning elections because they have a "beauty advantage", according to European social scientists.

Study: Textbooks Are Super Biased

Study: Textbooks Are Super Biased

A confirmation of what has long been suspected?

Thomas Paine on the Dangers of Elitism

Thomas Paine on the Dangers of Elitism

Would Paine equate today's politicians with King George?

Meryl Streep’s Comments Were Boring. That’s All

Meryl Streep’s Comments Were Boring. That’s All

We’re making a national production over the actor’s comments because they were clumsy and lacked subtlety. Welcome to 21st century America.

The Tortured Logic of the Gender Revolutionaries

The Tortured Logic of the Gender Revolutionaries

National Geographic is now trying its hand at gender theory.

Study: Those Participation Trophies Aren’t Doing Kids Any Good

Study: Those Participation Trophies Aren’t Doing Kids Any Good

Unearned praise, we seem to have determined, is necessary to ensure that children don’t get depressed and fall further behind their peers.

Plato, Descartes and Kant Too White for Univ. Students

Plato, Descartes and Kant Too White for Univ. Students

Students: “White philosophers” should be studied only “if required”--and then only critically.

Chicago: 3 out of 4 Blacks Born out of Wedlock

Chicago: 3 out of 4 Blacks Born out of Wedlock

Let’s talk about the issues behind Chicago’s violence.

America’s Kids Badly Need a ‘Chore Culture’

America’s Kids Badly Need a ‘Chore Culture’

Would we see a change of direction in society if more kids were raised in a “chore culture” of hard work and responsibility both at home and school?

No, Don, this was Evil

No, Don, this was Evil

Bad parenting or not, the perpetrators of this crime must be held accountable for their actions.

Neuroscientist: Gender-neutral Parenting is ‘Futile’

Neuroscientist: Gender-neutral Parenting is ‘Futile’

Have we been misguided in our attempts toward gender neutrality?

Terrifying Beauty Makes no Sense

Terrifying Beauty Makes no Sense

There are some things that evolutionary biology can’t answer.

Apprenticeships Are Leading a Quiet Revolution in Higher Ed

Apprenticeships Are Leading a Quiet Revolution in Higher Ed

The apprentice revolution is not just a better way to learn and work. It’s a better way to think and live.

Teacher Explains Why Schools Can’t Produce Well-Educated Minds
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