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Welcome to the Draft, Ladies

Welcome to the Draft, Ladies

Now that equality sweeps the military, women will likely be drafted too.

Want to Attract the Hispanic Vote? Check out this Survey.

Want to Attract the Hispanic Vote? Check out this Survey.

Like it or not, election season seems to be in full swing… a year ahead of time.

What's Really Wrong with the Republicans?

What's Really Wrong with the Republicans?

A response to David Brooks' piece, "The Republicans' Incompetence Caucus."

George Washington’s Rules of Civility in the Age of Internet

George Washington’s Rules of Civility in the Age of Internet

Would we experience more personal and societal happiness if we still were to follow them?

Are We Inching Toward World War III?

Are We Inching Toward World War III?

"Like the Europe of 101 years ago, the Middle East today is a tinderbox."

Did Playboy Rediscover Mystery?

Did Playboy Rediscover Mystery?

No more nudes. That means something big. 

Faith is Inescapable

Faith is Inescapable

Faith is not opposed to reason; in fact, faith is a form of reason.

American Students Can’t Write… Because Schools Never Taught Them How

American Students Can’t Write… Because Schools Never Taught Them How

Today's writing standards only explain what to teach, not how.

Two Types of People

Two Types of People

You're probably in the majority, unlike our elites. 

Most Americans Aren't Prepared for a Disaster (But Should They Be?)

Most Americans Aren't Prepared for a Disaster (But Should They Be?)

Only 17% claim to be “very prepared.”

84,000 Slaughtered in Four Days

84,000 Slaughtered in Four Days

If it was ISIS, what would you do? 

Reason #1,057 to Homeschool – Institutional Schools Are Boring

Reason #1,057 to Homeschool – Institutional Schools Are Boring

Would we see more of today’s school children thriving if they were learning in a more natural, individualized environment than the traditional school system can offer?

Walker Percy on Why Modern Life is "Disappointing"

Walker Percy on Why Modern Life is "Disappointing"

"The main emotion of the adult Northeastern American who has had all the advantages of wealth, education, and culture is disappointment."

The Great TV Alternative

The Great TV Alternative

Many parents have this problem. They know that an excessive amount of electronics is unhealthy for a child, but they fall back on them as a babysitter because they simply don’t have the time or hands to continually watch and train their child.

Columbus was Awesome

Columbus was Awesome

Let's be honest, few would do what he did. Oh, and the indigenous peoples were guilty of the same stuff. 

Boston College Prof: "6 Books I Would Assign to Save Western Civilization"
Despite More Money, Americans Aren’t Saving

Despite More Money, Americans Aren’t Saving

Recent reports are indicating that Americans have more money in their pockets than in recent years, largely thanks to falling gas prices.

Male Feminism: A Bad Strategy to Attract Women?

Male Feminism: A Bad Strategy to Attract Women?

An engineering student recently penned a letter expressing empathy for female students. Many commenters immediately assumed he had ulterior motives.

Is It Better for Kids When Their Parents Are Married?

Is It Better for Kids When Their Parents Are Married?

Despite changing cultural norms, research suggests it is.

Loneliness is Killing Us

Loneliness is Killing Us

That’s the claim made by George Monbiot in a column for The Guardian.

Study: Children Are Less Hyperactive When They Start School at Later Ages

Study: Children Are Less Hyperactive When They Start School at Later Ages

The last decade has seen a rapid rise of ADHD diagnoses in the U.S.

New Study: 1 in 4 City-Dwelling Students Don’t Graduate

New Study: 1 in 4 City-Dwelling Students Don’t Graduate

How does your city measure up?

What happened to Minnesota’s education system?

What happened to Minnesota’s education system?

Only 57% of 10th graders can read at grade level.

What’s Missing in the Lives of School Shooters?

What’s Missing in the Lives of School Shooters?

Another mass shooting, another round of handwringing in the United States about gun control and adolescent mental health.

10 Thought-Provoking Things Einstein Actually Said

10 Thought-Provoking Things Einstein Actually Said

Many quotes have been misattributed to Einstein in an attempt to give them authority. These are 10 he actually uttered. 

Lower the Voting Age?

Lower the Voting Age?

Would such a move cheapen the electoral process and make elections become more of a popularity contest?

Actually, Underage Drinking is Legal in Most States

Actually, Underage Drinking is Legal in Most States

There are 8 exceptions to the rule. 

America is in Moral Decline... But Why?

America is in Moral Decline... But Why?

Here's one theory.

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