Today, classical education is associated with nostalgia and is considered an obstacle to progress.
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 observations were made nearly a century ago. Are they still relevant solutions for today’s educational woes?
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?
It may be operating with a simplistic understanding of equality.
Time for a new model?
Is it possible that we’ve taken parenting to an extreme that is hurting both adults and children?
An interview with the best-selling historian.
There’s no unity with over 40,000 denominations.
It seems clear to me that both presidential candidates have committed grave wrongs in their treatment of women.
On the 'Homer Simpsonization' of men
Chores cement children as part of the household and part of the family while giving them skills they will use throughout life.
Plebeians of the world unite. You have nothing to lose but your liberty.
Or are they only telling us what we all want to hear?
What happens when equality, racism, and diversity start to dominate curriculum?
Are schools trying to remove parents from education?
Don't do these things.
Philosophers refer to versions of this concern as the ‘demandingness objection’. Its advocates claim that a moral theory that would ask so much.
John King is advocating for more civics education. But are his reasons for it flawed?
Actually, conservatism and liberalism share the same narrative.
"When we no longer believe we need a president’s plan, candidates will stop offering them."
"For me, the concept of being ‘happily unmarried’ doesn’t exist. It’s just a self-protection mechanism against sadness and rejection."
"We all, therefore, need the books that will correct the characteristic mistakes of our own period. And that means the old books."
Enough with the man-hating
What makes for a good life? We all strive for happiness, but does that do the trick?
We have a world of knowledge at our fingertips, and not many are partaking.
Amazing what propaganda combined with a lack of knowledge can do...
For a large number of students, being with same-age peers in the classroom does not work.