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Twitter Loses Round One of Anti-Censorship Suit Brought By Supremacist

Twitter Loses Round One of Anti-Censorship Suit Brought By Supremacist

Should American courts protect such ugly viewpoints from spreading through social media avenues like Twitter?

FBI Employees' Texts Reveals an Astonishing Level of Elitism and Scorn for Everyday Americans

FBI Employees' Texts Reveals an Astonishing Level of Elitism and Scorn for Everyday Americans

Keep in mind, these are the idiots sending messages like this on government devices.

 What the Reaction to MPR Raccoon Tells Us About Millennials

What the Reaction to MPR Raccoon Tells Us About Millennials

The raccoon that scaled the UBS building in Saint Paul, Minnesota took Twitter by storm.

The Op-Ed on Diversity that Got a Best-Selling American Author Sacked by Penguin

The Op-Ed on Diversity that Got a Best-Selling American Author Sacked by Penguin

Lionel Shriver was sacked by Penguin Random House for penning an op-ed critical of the company's new diversity policy.

Who's on the Right Side of History?

Who's on the Right Side of History?

Being on the right side of history depends on what we mean by history itself.

An Atheist Explains the True Reason Religion Terrifies Him

An Atheist Explains the True Reason Religion Terrifies Him

Philosopher Thomas Nagel hopes there is no God... but one aspect of faith makes him uneasy in his atheistic beliefs.

Supreme Court Rules Against Minnesota Law Banning 'Political' Apparel at Polling Places

Supreme Court Rules Against Minnesota Law Banning 'Political' Apparel at Polling Places

The Supreme Court did well to remind us that the First Amendment protects expression even and especially when Americans go to vote.

What Jordan Peterson and Quentin Tarantino Understand About Chaos and Moral Responsibility

What Jordan Peterson and Quentin Tarantino Understand About Chaos and Moral Responsibility

“Pay attention. Confront chaos. Accept responsibility. Make the world a better place.”

I Went to DC’s Gay Pride Parade. Here Are 9 Things I Saw.

I Went to DC’s Gay Pride Parade. Here Are 9 Things I Saw.

For an event that claims to promote tolerance, the tone was quite hostile.

Who Would Build Our Roads Without Government? Apparently, Domino’s Pizza

Who Would Build Our Roads Without Government? Apparently, Domino’s Pizza

We can now rest easy knowing that the next time we are accosted with the infamous question about roads, we can look to Domino’s as a beacon of free-market innovation of a public good.

4 Non-Religious Reasons Adultery Is a Really Bad Idea

4 Non-Religious Reasons Adultery Is a Really Bad Idea

Whatever your marital affairs may be, having anything to do with adultery–cheating–is not in your best interest. 

Are Modern Children’s Books Training ‘Little Radicals’?

Are Modern Children’s Books Training ‘Little Radicals’?

Today’s children are experiencing a barrage of new books – in school, in libraries, and even at home – which encourage them to fight for social justice, to question the past and its authorities, to assert their own opinions and fight for them.

Trump Follows the Advice of John Quincy Adams. But Will Kim Jong-un Reform?

Trump Follows the Advice of John Quincy Adams. But Will Kim Jong-un Reform?

No matter how conciliatory President Trump is, for peace to occur, Kim Jong-un is going to have to decide to retire from organized crime and allow North Korea to prosper by becoming a nation producing and trading legal goods and services.  

Northeastern University Prof: 'Why Can’t We Hate Men?'

Northeastern University Prof: 'Why Can’t We Hate Men?'

A Northeastern University professor’s Washington Post op-ed “Why Can’t We Hate Men?” has received a flood of negative feedback.

How Harvard (Secretly) Discriminates Against Asian Americans

How Harvard (Secretly) Discriminates Against Asian Americans

Research on who ends up getting into Ivy League schools shows just how much more difficult it is for Asian students to do so than other ethnic groups.

Thank God Trump Isn’t a Foreign Policy Expert

Thank God Trump Isn’t a Foreign Policy Expert

This is yet another sign of the dawning of a new era of American politics; this is the return of actual political life.

How Hitler Could Regret He'd ‘Been So Kind’ in a Letter Days Before His Death

How Hitler Could Regret He'd ‘Been So Kind’ in a Letter Days Before His Death

In April 1945, three days before his death, Adolf Hitler expressed regret that he'd 'been so kind.'

Ronald Reagan Challenged Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev to ‘Tear Down’ the Berlin Wall 31 Years Ago Today

Ronald Reagan Challenged Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev to ‘Tear Down’ the Berlin Wall 31 Years Ago Today

On this day (June 12) President Ronald Reagan gave what is probably his most famous and influential speech — the “Berlin Wall speech” — at the Brandenburg Gate in West Berlin, Germany on June 12, 1987.

The Degenderettes: How a Violent 'Art Show' Is Seeking to Silence Women

The Degenderettes: How a Violent 'Art Show' Is Seeking to Silence Women

To some radical trans activists, “TERFs”— a slur for females who critique gender ideology—deserve to be murdered for denying that someone with a man’s body can really be a woman.

5 Facts About the Kim Dynasty of North Korea

5 Facts About the Kim Dynasty of North Korea

Five facts you should know about the Kim family, the secretive autocratic regime that has ruled North Korea for more than sixty years.

The Miss America Cover-Up: 'We are no longer a pageant'

The Miss America Cover-Up: 'We are no longer a pageant'

The Miss America Pageant announced last week that it will no longer be a pageant, a word which the Macmillan Dictionary defines as 'a competition between young women in which judges decide who is the most beautiful.'

Twitter CEO Apologizes for Eating Chick-Fil-A Sandwich

Twitter CEO Apologizes for Eating Chick-Fil-A Sandwich

 Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey on Sunday expressed regret over eating at Chick-fil-A because of the chicken company’s CEO’s personal views on gay marriage.

Suicide: I've Heard its Siren Call

Suicide: I've Heard its Siren Call

This is my life: Imagine a dagger thrust into your solar plexus. Now imagine that dagger with you at every step of life, whether it be the mundane or the joyous, such as the birth of your child or the celebration of a wedding anniversary. Grinding, penetrating, endless pain.

A (Manageable) Summer Reading List for the Beach

A (Manageable) Summer Reading List for the Beach

Don't forget the sun screen.

Scientists Have Created a Flux Capacitor

Scientists Have Created a Flux Capacitor

The technology that allowed Marty McFly to travel back in time in the 1985 movie Back to the Future was the mythical flux capacitor, designed by inventor Doc Brown.

‘You Aren’t That Big a Deal’: A Message the Self-Esteem Generation Desperately Needs to Hear

‘You Aren’t That Big a Deal’: A Message the Self-Esteem Generation Desperately Needs to Hear

It’s about the importance of recalling that you are but one small part of an interconnected whole.

Suicide in America Is Surging. What’s Driving This Mentality of Despair?

Suicide in America Is Surging. What’s Driving This Mentality of Despair?

With the sudden passing of designer Kate Spade and TV personality Anthony Bourdain—both of whom authorities believe took their own life—it’s easy to wonder if an epidemic of suicide is upon us.

Is Suicide Contagious?

Is Suicide Contagious?

The question is not as crazy as it sounds.

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