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Why Does America Have a Second Amendment?

Why Does America Have a Second Amendment?

Prominent writers are calling for repeal of the Second Amendment. This invites an important question: Why do we have it in the first place?

Is Western Civilization Committing Suicide?

Is Western Civilization Committing Suicide?

“A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself within.”

'The Last Jedi' and the Politicization of Storytelling

'The Last Jedi' and the Politicization of Storytelling

J.J. Abrams recent charge that Last Jedi haters are simply “threatened by women” has reignited debate about the saga’s most divisive film.

Isn’t Father Loss Part of Nikolas Cruz’s Story?

Isn’t Father Loss Part of Nikolas Cruz’s Story?

And can schools do more to compensate, perhaps preventing violence?

Parents Just Lost Custody of Teenage Daughter Who Wants to ‘Transition’ to a Boy: What You Need to Know

Parents Just Lost Custody of Teenage Daughter Who Wants to ‘Transition’ to a Boy: What You Need to Know

Transgender activists argue that when a child identifies as the opposite sex in a manner that is “consistent, persistent, and insistent,” the appropriate response is to support that identification.

Why Arts-Focused Field Trips Make Students Smarter

Why Arts-Focused Field Trips Make Students Smarter

There may be a simple, common sense reason behind this surprising finding.

Demolishing the Pillars of Prosperity in the Name of Art

Demolishing the Pillars of Prosperity in the Name of Art

A New York real estate developer was ordered to pay $6.7M for whitewashing graffiti from his buildings after a judge ruled the graffiti was protected by the Visual Artists Rights Act.

5 Facts about Washington’s Birthday

5 Facts about Washington’s Birthday

In honor of George Washington’s birthday, here are 5 things you should know about the day set aside for our America’s premier founding father.

Why American Media Fawn Over Communist Murderers

Why American Media Fawn Over Communist Murderers

Kim Yo-jong, sister to Kim Jong Un, is deputy director of North Korea's powerful Propaganda and Agitation Department.

There Are Four Types of Drinker – Which One Are You?

There Are Four Types of Drinker – Which One Are You?

If you’re aiming to get drunk, you have a higher chance than most of experiencing harm.

A Trans First: Breastfeeding

A Trans First: Breastfeeding

A natal male with all his equipment breastfed his partner’s baby, experts report.

How Shirley Temple Responded to Sexual Harassment

How Shirley Temple Responded to Sexual Harassment

Is much of the current dialogue on sexual differences between men and women patronizing toward females?  

10 Things Schools, Parents and Communities Can Do Now to Prevent School Shootings

10 Things Schools, Parents and Communities Can Do Now to Prevent School Shootings

Here are 10 actions people can take beyond calling for prayers or gun control. 

Keynes and the Myth of Permanent Deficit Spending

Keynes and the Myth of Permanent Deficit Spending

John Maynard Keynes is often remembered as an advocate for permanent deficits. In fact, he opposed them.

Why Security Measures Won't Stop School Shootings

Why Security Measures Won't Stop School Shootings

Making schools 'hard targets' is probably not the answer. 

Government Spending on Higher Education Reaches an All-Time High

Government Spending on Higher Education Reaches an All-Time High

“Typical students burn thousands of hours studying material that neither raises their productivity nor enriches their lives.”

The Education System Loves Promoting Anti-Bullying… Until Homeschoolers Do the Same
Why Amish Romance Novels Are So Popular

Why Amish Romance Novels Are So Popular

The three most popular authors of Amish romance have between them sold 30 million books.

Minnesota Seeks to Insert 'Social Justice' in Teacher Licensing

Minnesota Seeks to Insert 'Social Justice' in Teacher Licensing

A new Minnesota licensing board seeks to require new teachers to undergo training in such topics as gender identity, sexual orientation, and implicit bias.

Frederick Douglass Knew That Racial Identity Is No Antidote to Racial Injustice

Frederick Douglass Knew That Racial Identity Is No Antidote to Racial Injustice

Now no less than in his own day, the nation would do well to attend the wisdom of Frederick Douglass.

10 Books You Need to Read Before Graduation

10 Books You Need to Read Before Graduation

“If you don’t read good books, you will read bad ones,” C. S. Lewis writes.

Why So Many Lovers Don’t ‘Grow Old with Me’

Why So Many Lovers Don’t ‘Grow Old with Me’

Has culture bought into a lie about truly romantic love?

From Dummies to Blankies – When Should You Worry About Your Child's Attachment to Comfort Items?

From Dummies to Blankies – When Should You Worry About Your Child's Attachment to Comfort Items?

Weaning babies from dummies and bottles is best started early, rather than letting it become an ingrained habit.

Chesterton on the Dangers of 'Cloudy Political Cowardice'

Chesterton on the Dangers of 'Cloudy Political Cowardice'

G. K. Chesterton saw 'creedless vagueness' as potentially more dangerous than dogma.

Individualistic Nations Provide the Most Charity for Strangers, Survey Shows

Individualistic Nations Provide the Most Charity for Strangers, Survey Shows

Writing at NPR, Georgetown University’s Abigail March explains that the nations that provide the most help to strangers are also among the most individualistic. 

Who Was St. Valentine and Why is February 14 a Romantic Holiday?

Who Was St. Valentine and Why is February 14 a Romantic Holiday?

The history of the Saint Valentine (176-273 A.D.) is hazy and legends vary.

School Tells Girls They Can’t Say ‘No’ When Asked to Dance….Because Inclusivity
Children Are the UN’s ‘Secret Weapon’ Against Climate Change

Children Are the UN’s ‘Secret Weapon’ Against Climate Change

John Olson, a science specialist at the Minnesota Department of Education, had the opportunity to be a credentialed observer at the UN’s Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany. This is what he saw.

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