If Horace Mann set out education’s goals, it was John Dewey who provided the progressive methodology.
A philosophy of resentment only holds people back.
The actual entanglements of religious tradition and the development of science are far more interesting than the superficial conflict common today – and far more important.
Two FBI officials hostile to President Trump privately said the probe investigating possible collusion between his campaign and the Russian government was probably a dead end.
Capitalism’s critics are a threat to capitalism. Capitalists who work with their cronies in government for favorable treatment are a bigger threat.
Is the quest for ever-higher levels of education and credentialing based more in vanity hits than in true knowledge?
Generally women involved in teacher-pupil sexual abuse cases do not fit the mould of what many consider a “predatory paedophile.”
Even a psychologist’s advice to men to ‘grow up’ becomes a patriarchal ploy.
Public school advocates who use this outrageous example to attack homeschooling open themselves up to attack on a different front.
Can true gentlemen exist in the #MeToo movement?
Everyone agrees that the middle-class is shrinking. But what if that is actually a good thing?
More than 125 companies announced pay raises or bonuses following passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
Nearly 30% of Britain’s public services budget is spent on its socialized healthcare system.
His project is about personal, not political, empowerment.
How do we do so without behaving like the modern, pushy parents who think their child can do no wrong?
Research published in the journal "Emotion" shows how changes in how we're spending our free time coincided with a drop in the happiness of a million students surveyed.
The test has been shown to reliably detect early stage and curable cancers. It has also been found to rarely be positive in people who don’t have cancer.
Babies born to Muslims will begin to outnumber Christian births by 2035, according to new projections.
How well can you spot holes in people's arguments?
Will maturity come by extending childhood?
A "sexpert" explains.
Czech sociologist Dana Hamplova provides an answer with results from a European study of mothers with children under three.
Is it ignorance of or contempt for our Constitution that fuels the movement to abolish the Electoral College?
It’s another tragic example of the triumph of fear over liberty in the Digital Age.
A brief look at the history of propaganda.
Today's schools appear to neglect teaching the very things which made Jefferson's writing great.
Students who take the Classic Learning Test are more deeply measured in intellectual proficiency.
Many people think Mississippi is the most poverty stricken state in America. They are wrong.