Western Civilization, Western Tradition, History of the West
While working as a journalist during the Second World War, Orwell penned a review of Hitler’s Mein Kampf.
Another attack on Christmas?
Once upon a time, in a far away land, Santa Claus gave way to Ded Moroz or “Old Man Frost.”
Modern plutocracy, whether it be in Europe or the United States, should not be allowed to continue wearing the label of “democracy”.
“Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?”
Leno: “What are the Bill of Rights?”
Man-on-the-Street: Uh… thou shalt not steal?
Student have formally been asked to use the gender-neutral pronoun 'ze' instead of 'she and 'he'.
“It’s high time ‘generation snowflake’ emerged from this regressive darkness,” she says.
"No longer were the students expected to enter the kitchen; rather they chose from a menu and expected it to be served up ready-cooked."
Is it possible the building block of the modern world was crumbling beneath our feet when we thought a new global order was taking shape?
Are we hypocritical for celebrating Christmas?
December 7th marks the anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor. In reading through headlines, one concern keeps resurfacing.
The question gets to the heart of a fundamental theological difference between Christianity and Islam.
And the efforts are unlikely to withstand legal scrutiny.
President-Elect Donald Trump has announced Betsy DeVos as his choice to head the U.S. Dept.of Education.
The holiday season is here, and with it comes the dance to make sure nobody is offended.
Why is it that no one burns flags at trade schools?
Does the ancient Greek philosopher offer a new way forward?
The last of Rome’s Five Great Emperors left a record of important life-lessons he learned from his adopted father.
Yes, we're in trouble.
There is a slippery slope from intolerance, to discrimination, to hate crimes and hate speech.
We’ve failed to teach the next generation basic skills, and now it’s becoming a problem.
Would we all benefit from returning to a weekly day of rest?
John F. Kennedy was killed before he could deliver the speech, but its words carry a message Americans need to hear.
Is it possible that the multiple protests on college campuses are an outgrowth from the lack of public speaking instruction in schools?
Can the West be saved?
There is a well-entrenched idea among many college leaders that free speech is good but must be “balanced” with other considerations.
We asked readers what the 2016 election meant for America's future and that of the West. Here is what a few of you told us.