Annie Holmquist's Blog

Annie Holmquist's Blog

Can You Pass this Century-Old History Exam?

Can You Pass this Century-Old History Exam?

Only 18 percent of today's 8th graders are proficient in U.S. history, and barely any could probably pass this test. 

There’s a Simple Reason Why More Women aren’t CEOs

There’s a Simple Reason Why More Women aren’t CEOs

A recent study in Scientific American explains why.

One Simple Way to Raise Children to be Leaders

One Simple Way to Raise Children to be Leaders

It's something we can all do.

Camille Paglia: Neo feminism teaching women to live in ‘a permanently juvenile condition’

Camille Paglia: Neo feminism teaching women to live in ‘a permanently juvenile condition’

"Second-wave feminism went off the track when it started to demonize men and blame them for all the evils in human history."

City: 'If something is not permitted it is prohibited.'

City: 'If something is not permitted it is prohibited.'

Should Americans have a right to garden in their own yards?

Prof: 3 Reasons Lack of Manners is Killing the University

Prof: 3 Reasons Lack of Manners is Killing the University

The concept of parents allowing children to be their “friends” has hit the ivy halls and many students are bringing familiarity into the classroom.

How One Mother Sends Her Kids to College at Age 11

How One Mother Sends Her Kids to College at Age 11

Carson and Cannan Huey-You are making headlines for the early age at which they begin their college careers.

Ben Sasse's 5 Steps to Raising a Successful Adult

Ben Sasse's 5 Steps to Raising a Successful Adult

Kids will never be prepared for today's cruel world if we persist in giving them the velvet glove treatment.

Survey: 60% of Millennials Don't Believe in Right and Wrong

Survey: 60% of Millennials Don't Believe in Right and Wrong

Unfortunately, they're directly contradicting some of the greatest thinkers of all time by taking such a view.
 

What Anne Shirley Teaches about Dealing with Victimhood

What Anne Shirley Teaches about Dealing with Victimhood

L.M. Montgomery's beloved Anne books give many examples of how true victims should behave.