Politics

What the Poor Need the Most?

What the Poor Need the Most?

It goes against much of our modern thinking.

Why care about Pope Francis’ new document on marriage and family?

Why care about Pope Francis’ new document on marriage and family?

Having reasonably happy marriages and families is crucial for the health of society.

Bonhoeffer on the ‘Stupidity’ That Led to Hitler’s Rise

Bonhoeffer on the ‘Stupidity’ That Led to Hitler’s Rise

Americans today might do well to heed Bonhoeffer’s warning.  

Gay and Transgender Issues: Can You Actually Change People's Minds on Them?
Must a Jewish Baker Make a Nazi Cake?

Must a Jewish Baker Make a Nazi Cake?

Sacrificing principle for the sake of marginalized groups is short-sighted

Megyn Kelly: 'I don’t like being the story.'

Megyn Kelly: 'I don’t like being the story.'

It's a revealing lesson for media about their power. 

The Coarseness of our Discourse

The Coarseness of our Discourse

It's becoming hard to ignore ... and resist.

Ray Lewis Rips #BlackLivesMatter

Ray Lewis Rips #BlackLivesMatter

He says the group ignores black-on-black crime. The video has gone viral. 

Who is Assata Shakur?

Who is Assata Shakur?

In the 1970s she took part in the execution of a cop. 

Why Big Government Wants to Micromanage Your Parenting

Why Big Government Wants to Micromanage Your Parenting

How many minutes is too long to leave a child in a car alone?

Chicago Public Schools has a $1 billion deficit!?!

Chicago Public Schools has a $1 billion deficit!?!

And an overall $11 billion hole in its budget -- no wonder there was a teacher strike.

Chicago Teachers Union Rally: ‘F-ck the Police’

Chicago Teachers Union Rally: ‘F-ck the Police’

Caught on Video: There’s a new controversy brewing in Chicago.

This Reason for the Veto is Practically Unheard of these Days

This Reason for the Veto is Practically Unheard of these Days

On this day in 1792, George Washington issued the first presidential veto in American history.

Politico.EU: ‘Europe’s Muslims hate the West’

Politico.EU: ‘Europe’s Muslims hate the West’

A surprising opinion piece by a Dutch political commentator.

Left and Right: Why Not Work Together on Poverty?

Left and Right: Why Not Work Together on Poverty?

A tiresome false dichotomy bedevils political debate about the causes of poverty.

What makes an American? (Part 2)

What makes an American? (Part 2)

If it’s the Constitution, we’re in trouble. 

College Isn't for Everyone

College Isn't for Everyone

In our quest to get more impoverished kids into college, have we actually doomed them to a life of greater poverty?

What makes an American? (Part 1)

What makes an American? (Part 1)

'Bridge of Spies' gives us an perceptive take on what it is to be an American.

Psychologist: TV 'Rapes' our Mind

Psychologist: TV 'Rapes' our Mind

The average adult spends 4 1/2 hours a day watching it. 

When Socialism Works

When Socialism Works

Sanders-Style Economics Will Undo Any Large Society

Something Pro-Life and Pro-Choice People Can Agree On?

Something Pro-Life and Pro-Choice People Can Agree On?

This week, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump suggested during an interview with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews that women who have abortions should be “punished” in some form.

Why FDR was against Public Employee Unions

Why FDR was against Public Employee Unions

In the case Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, the Supreme Court announced a 4-4 vote on March 29, 2016. The tie was due to the death of Justice Antonin Scalia. For teachers unions around the country it was a great victory that would have likely not happened. FDR likely would have been disappointed.

The UN’s Ridiculously Biased Human Rights Report

The UN’s Ridiculously Biased Human Rights Report

Can you guess which country was named the world’s top human rights violator

Bernie Sanders PAC gets Berned (and Rightfully so)

Bernie Sanders PAC gets Berned (and Rightfully so)

The story probably reinforces Bernie’s position on money and politics. 

Propaganda: Are Americans Being Taken In By It?

Propaganda: Are Americans Being Taken In By It?

They will be without the ability or tools to think through and analyze media messages.

Why We're Headed for a 'Nanny State'

Why We're Headed for a 'Nanny State'

The truth behind why our behavior is increasingly regulated and restricted at almost every level.

Searching for a Political Jesus

Searching for a Political Jesus

Government can establish a legal order in which you can pursue happiness, but it cannot give you happiness. 

VIDEO: White Student Assaulted for ‘Cultural Appropriation’ of Dreadlocks

VIDEO: White Student Assaulted for ‘Cultural Appropriation’ of Dreadlocks

Is there a streak of anti-whiteness running through our institutions of higher education? 

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