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5 Facts about the Alt-Right

5 Facts about the Alt-Right

The movement is associated with traditional forms of conservatism and libertarianism even though it rejects economic freedom.

Why Smart People Aren’t Necessarily Rich

Why Smart People Aren’t Necessarily Rich

According to Nobel-Prize-winning economist James Heckman, personality plays a much bigger role in separating those with high and low incomes.

What Is Capitalism and Where Did It Start?

What Is Capitalism and Where Did It Start?

Trade has always existed, and rich merchants have always been a part of the economic and political picture, but merchants have not always been the rulers, as they are today…

Why Didn’t Sanctions Stop North Korea’s Missile Program?

Why Didn’t Sanctions Stop North Korea’s Missile Program?

For many years, the international community has struggled to stop this kind of progress.

Bill Maher is Starting to Sound Like Pat Buchanan on Immigration

Bill Maher is Starting to Sound Like Pat Buchanan on Immigration

Bill Maher said the Democratic policy on immigration has essentially become “come one, come all.”

Liz Harman and the 'Schrödinger’s Baby' Abortion Argument

Liz Harman and the 'Schrödinger’s Baby' Abortion Argument

The argument for abortion based on “bodily autonomy” is no less another manifestation of the notions of “will to power” and “might makes right.”

Would-Be Tyrants Capture Language to Control Thought

Would-Be Tyrants Capture Language to Control Thought

Made to feel guilty in thinking some thought, saying some word, or expressing some idea, and fearful about the consequences of doing so, an increasingly successful Orwellian-like thought police of politically correct “newspeak” is imposed on people in almost every circumstance of social life.

The Violence in Charlottesville

The Violence in Charlottesville

No idea is too insane to be off limits to a group infected with a longing to rule. 

Diversity is Becoming a Form of Worship

Diversity is Becoming a Form of Worship

A Minneapolis writing conference was canceled because of the lack of diversity of the presenters.

This is the Real Reason Your iPhone Cables Break

This is the Real Reason Your iPhone Cables Break

Why can’t Apple use its billions to create a cable that won’t fall apart?

The (Slightly Disturbing) Way Humans Choose Sexual Partners

The (Slightly Disturbing) Way Humans Choose Sexual Partners

The formation of a relationship between two people is an unusually complicated behaviour.

From College Indoctrination to Corporate Intolerance

From College Indoctrination to Corporate Intolerance

The problem begins in universities, where radical ideas are promoted and lauded as “progressive” and students are taught what to think instead of how to think.

Communism Became the Disease It Tried to Cure

Communism Became the Disease It Tried to Cure

In the end, the socialist state did not transform human nature; human nature found ways to use the socialist state for its own ends.

3 Ways College Hinders Students

3 Ways College Hinders Students

Students gearing up for college might be in for a bit of a surprise...

School Choice and Racism: A Myth Devoid of Context

School Choice and Racism: A Myth Devoid of Context

We have a lot of problems to address in our education system, but racism in school choice is not one of them.

Majority of Google Employees Say Firing of Memo Author Was Wrong

Majority of Google Employees Say Firing of Memo Author Was Wrong

A new survey shows more than half—56% to be precise—of Google's employees say the company was wrong to fire engineer James Damore for his controversial memo.

Indoctrination in American Schools: How bad is it?

Indoctrination in American Schools: How bad is it?

We were warned over 175 years ago that education could become a tool of indoctrination. Now it is undeniably being used as such.

Does This Viral Request for a Bride Reveal What Men Want in a Wife?

Does This Viral Request for a Bride Reveal What Men Want in a Wife?

Scottish farmer David Harris put out a classified ad for a wife which quickly went viral. Are the qualities he desires in a mate secretly desired by other men as well?

Classical High School Students Say This Attribute Defines the West

Classical High School Students Say This Attribute Defines the West

Without reference to theology, students who study classical history see an historic break between the West and every previous civilization.

Political Incorrectness is Treated More Harshly Than Actual Hate Speech. Why?

Political Incorrectness is Treated More Harshly Than Actual Hate Speech. Why?

A Trinity College professor who called white people "inhuman assholes" whom society should let die was recently reinstated. Meanwhile, many professors who violated political correctness are long gone. 

Mothers Are Not Widgets

Mothers Are Not Widgets

A new International Monetary Fund paper says getting women out of homes and into the workforce is key to future economic growth.

How Our Culture Came to Scorn Physical Work

How Our Culture Came to Scorn Physical Work

The focus should be on restoring a more holistic appreciation for the spiritual nature of all work that serves one’s neighbor.

This University President Can’t Take a Joke

This University President Can’t Take a Joke

“The event and its aftermath have left many students wondering whether the University cares about their safety.”

How Dumb Laws Get Innocent People in Trouble

How Dumb Laws Get Innocent People in Trouble

There are a lot of weird laws these days, but none so weird as those that get innocent, law-abiding individuals in trouble.

The Surprisingly Similar Authoritarian Rhetoric of Trump and Obama

The Surprisingly Similar Authoritarian Rhetoric of Trump and Obama

Here’s what we found – and why Obama and Trump have more in common than you would think.

In Defense of the Infamous Google Memo

In Defense of the Infamous Google Memo

If Google really stood for diversity, it would not have fired an employee for voicing his own opinion.

Catholics Should Treasure Liberty. Sadly, Some Don’t.

Catholics Should Treasure Liberty. Sadly, Some Don’t.

A certain set of Catholics since Vatican II has rejected this embrace of religious freedom.

The Anti-Federalists Were Right

The Anti-Federalists Were Right

Our Anti-Federalist philosophical fathers fought to forestall the inevitable. For that we must salute them.

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