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To Be ‘Innovative’, the West Must Rediscover Its Past

Today, classical education is associated with nostalgia and is considered an obstacle to progress.

The Greatest Generation? What Malarkey!

America’s so-called Greatest Generation is great only in comparison to the rubbish that followed them, which frankly and literally they begat.

Booker T. Washington’s 3 Tips for Today’s Schools

Booker T. Washington’s observations were made nearly a century ago. Are they still relevant solutions for today’s educational woes?  

Lost in translation: five common English phrases you may be using incorrectly

Can we be said to be using a phrase incorrectly if it has assumed a new meaning by being repeatedly used in a certain way?

The Real Problem with American Education?

It may be operating with a simplistic understanding of equality. 

Psychologist: What Happened to Common-Sense Parenting?

Is it possible that we’ve taken parenting to an extreme that is hurting both adults and children?

David McCullough on What's Wrong with History Education Today

An interview with the best-selling historian.

Christianity Needs to Clean Up its Own House

There’s no unity with over 40,000 denominations.

Can We Restore Dignity to Our Degraded Times?

It seems clear to me that both presidential candidates have committed grave wrongs in their treatment of women.

‘Boys Are Stupid; Girls Are Awesome’ – Most TV Shows & Movies Today

On the 'Homer Simpsonization' of men

In Defense of Chores

Chores cement children as part of the household and part of the family while giving them skills they will use throughout life.

Freedom Comes at a Price–And We Don’t Want to Pay It

Plebeians of the world unite. You have nothing to lose but your liberty.

Did Pediatricians Really Say More Screen Time is Okay?

Or are they only telling us what we all want to hear?

Video Sums Up "Modern Educayshun"

What happens when equality, racism, and diversity start to dominate curriculum?

Want to See Your Child at School? Pass a Background Check

Are schools trying to remove parents from education?

5 Relationship Habits Most People Don’t Recognize As Toxic

Don't do these things.

Being Moral Means You Can Never Do Enough

Philosophers refer to versions of this concern as the ‘demandingness objection’. Its advocates claim that a moral theory that would ask so much.

What’s Wrong with Civics Education Today (When It Actually Happens)

John King is advocating for more civics education. But are his reasons for it flawed?

Maybe Liberals Are Just Better Utilitarians

Actually, conservatism and liberalism share the same narrative. 

We the People Don't Need a President's Plan

"When we no longer believe we need a president’s plan, candidates will stop offering them."

‘Unhappily Unmarrieds’ – Are There More Than We Realize?

"For me, the concept of being ‘happily unmarried’ doesn’t exist. It’s just a self-protection mechanism against sadness and rejection."

C.S. Lewis: 3 Reasons Why Students Should Read Old Books

"We all, therefore, need the books that will correct the characteristic mistakes of our own period. And that means the old books."

Women Still Need Men

Enough with the man-hating

Should Life Be Happy or Meaningful?

What makes for a good life? We all strive for happiness, but does that do the trick?

Without Self-Education, the West Will Probably Die

We have a world of knowledge at our fingertips, and not many are partaking.

Americans are Embracing Bad Government Because They Don’t Know History

Amazing what propaganda combined with a lack of knowledge can do...

Should I Grade-skip My Gifted Child?

For a large number of students, being with same-age peers in the classroom does not work.