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The Source of America’s Division: Not What We’ve Thought?

The Source of America’s Division: Not What We’ve Thought?

Differences on issues of race, gender, and religion haven't changed much in the last 20 years... so what has?

Boost Your Learning Capacity: 32 Amazing Tips

Boost Your Learning Capacity: 32 Amazing Tips

These simple techniques are very likely to improve your creativity once you try them.

Mussolini’s Description of Fascism Sounds a Lot Like Antifa

Mussolini’s Description of Fascism Sounds a Lot Like Antifa

Is the Antifa fight against fascism actually fighting for the fascist ideology without realizing it?

Pricing Babies Out of the Market

Pricing Babies Out of the Market

‘If you love your baby'- the marketing pitch new parents should ignore.

Australia's Gun Control Model Is Useless to the U.S.

Australia's Gun Control Model Is Useless to the U.S.

Australia and New Zealand did not have statistically different trends in mass shootings before or after 1996, the year Australia passed sweeping gun legislation. 

Surgeon: More People Requesting Sex Change Reversals (But No One's Talking About It)

Surgeon: More People Requesting Sex Change Reversals (But No One's Talking About It)

The "world-leading genital reconstructive surgeon" is getting more and more requests to reverse sex change procedures.

Sexual Harassment and Absolution of Sin in 21st-Century America

Sexual Harassment and Absolution of Sin in 21st-Century America

The New York Times bombshell report on Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein shows how absolution works in 21st-century America.

Why the Feds Should Stop Pushing Racial Quotas in Special Education

Why the Feds Should Stop Pushing Racial Quotas in Special Education

Federal regulations currently penalize educational entities that don’t achieve racial quotas in special education, diverting important funds to activities that do not directly benefit children.

Catalonia’s Road to Secession: Why it could mean the end of the European Union

Catalonia’s Road to Secession: Why it could mean the end of the European Union

A writer who lived in Spain during the 1960s explains what Catalonia’s drive for independence could mean for Spain—and Europe.

The Opioid  Epidemic in 6 Charts

The Opioid Epidemic in 6 Charts

The data show that the opioid crisis is dire and getting worse.

Three Atheists Explain Why the Bible Should Be Taught in Schools

Three Atheists Explain Why the Bible Should Be Taught in Schools

"Though I am sometimes reluctant to admit it, there really is something ‘timeless’ in the Tyndale/King James synthesis." - Christopher Hitchens

Homeschool Slow-Down? Not So Fast

Homeschool Slow-Down? Not So Fast

New data from the U.S. Department of Education indicate that the percentage of homeschoolers held steady at roughly 3.3 percent.

Barzun in 1999: The Internet Will Lead to Isolation and Chaos

Barzun in 1999: The Internet Will Lead to Isolation and Chaos

'The contents of the Internet were the same old items in multiplied confusion.'

Catalonia Shows the Danger of Disarming Civilians

Catalonia Shows the Danger of Disarming Civilians

Polling stations in Catalonia were attacked by heavily armed agents of the state with riot gear and pointed rifles.

Mass Shooters and Broken Families: The Overlooked Link Connecting these 6 Killers

Mass Shooters and Broken Families: The Overlooked Link Connecting these 6 Killers

Mass shooters Stephen Paddock, Dylann Roof, Adam Lanza, Wade Page, John Zawahiri, and Scott Evans Dekraai all came from homes that shared one striking feature.

'The Hobbit' Turns 80

'The Hobbit' Turns 80

J.R.R. Tolkiens' book 'The Hobbit' today is rated as the sixth bestselling work of literature of all time.

3 Charts That Show Why Apprenticeship is Increasingly Popular

3 Charts That Show Why Apprenticeship is Increasingly Popular

Not all good-paying jobs are accessed through the halls of higher learning.

Why Tom Petty's Music Will Last

Why Tom Petty's Music Will Last

Petty didn't die a spectacular death, but he did something else spectacular—something that too few rock stars in their celebrity ever accomplish.

The Reason So Many Americans Are Ungrateful

The Reason So Many Americans Are Ungrateful

Psychologist David Reynolds says that gratitude "is a natural response" for people with a realistic understanding of the world.

Trump Ready to Sign House-Passed Ban of Abortions After 20 Weeks

Trump Ready to Sign House-Passed Ban of Abortions After 20 Weeks

The White House signals that President Donald Trump will sign legislation prohibiting abortions after 20 weeks.

How Music and Shakespeare Turned Around a Failing School

How Music and Shakespeare Turned Around a Failing School

Scores in math, reading, and writing all soared when Feversham Primary Academy began its new approach to learning.

Statistician Rethinks Gun Control After Digging into the Data

Statistician Rethinks Gun Control After Digging into the Data

Writing at the Washington Post, statistician Leah Libresco explains that basically everything she believed about the effectiveness of gun control turned out to be wrong.

The Real Message Behind the Statue of a Naked Woman on the National Mall

The Real Message Behind the Statue of a Naked Woman on the National Mall

Does it signal impowerment... or hypocrisy?

8 Climate Change Questions Scientists Should Be Asking

8 Climate Change Questions Scientists Should Be Asking

An environmental consultant asks eight important questions, while pointing out some inconvenient facts.

Schools Are Now Seeking ‘Racially Conscious’ Teachers

Schools Are Now Seeking ‘Racially Conscious’ Teachers

As social justice advocacy takes hold in U.S. public schools, some districts are now seeking out "racially conscious" teachers and administrators. 

Conservatives Strike Back Against ‘Ideological Tidal Wave’ in School District

Conservatives Strike Back Against ‘Ideological Tidal Wave’ in School District

A wealthy Minnesota school district has imposed a controversial curriculum on students, and a local conservative think tank is letting residents know about it.

When It Comes to Religion, Do Dan Brown and C.S. Lewis Agree?

When It Comes to Religion, Do Dan Brown and C.S. Lewis Agree?

Brown’s words about religion are interesting, particularly when viewed in the light of famous author C.S. Lewis.

What Da Vinci Can Teach Us about Education

What Da Vinci Can Teach Us about Education

A new biography of Leonardo da Vinci has a lot to say about what it is to be a truly educated person.

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