Western Civilization, Western Tradition, History of the West
Theatre of the absurd at its finest.
“I didn’t set out to be a radical, I just wanted my kids swaddled at day care.”
Never before in American history have so many men done absolutely nothing.
Tacitus said it was a mark of a decadent society - have we reached that?
Cloudy and ambiguous language can be ethically perilous.
Israel and the UN have not been what one could call “chummy” in recent history. And they’re not likely to grow any closer after today, either.
If you’re looking for evidence that respect for human dignity is gone, look no further than the 2016 election cycle.
"When we present man as an automaton of reflexes, as a mind-machine... we feed the nihilism to which modern man is, in any case, prone."
“I know that there are people who tell us contemptuously that always there are croakers who look always to the past...."
Donald Trump’s call for a wall on America’s southern border is part of a global trend.
It makes sense.
In the most recent PISA exam American students ranked between eight and 12 out of 18 countries, measuring below other developed nations like itself.
The impression that American Indians were guided by a unique environmental ethic goes way back. But is it accurate?
Today marks the 445th anniversary of Christendom’s pivotal victory over the Ottoman Empire.
Today, children are perceived as emotional assets whose primary purpose is being loved. As a result, we are facing a “me, me, me epidemic.”
Therefore it’s a tragedy for both individual freedom and the common good that the word “virtue” has been banished from our vocabulary.
Mall of America officials announced they will not participate in the Black Friday creep which has overtaken Thanksgiving.
A recently published study revealed that young women have experienced an alarming uptick in self-harm, suicidal thoughts, and poor mental health.
The image of the Orientalist-hero that he pioneered not only endured but grew into a celebrated and symbolic archetype of Western culture.
A study found that IQs in Western nations have dropped more than one point per decade since the Victorian Era.
All candidates should be put to this ancient 3-prong test.
Has throwing out history, memorization, and difficult books crippled students by not giving them the tools upon which they can build their thoughts?
He is being called a bigot for refusing to use genderless pronouns.
Is the decline of basic skills knowledge driving the stagnation in schools?
People can’t seem to figure out if the hijab should be celebrated as a symbol of diversity or condemned as a symbol of female oppression.
Could an alternative political system called epistocracy solve our problems?
They'll have to at the 2017 chess championship in Iran.
A man-on-the-street video shows just how bad this cluelessness is.