Tara Westover and the Contradictions Which Allowed Her to Write a NYT Bestseller

Tara Westover and the Contradictions Which Allowed Her to Write a NYT Bestseller

Tara Westover refuses to admit that if her parents had taken a conventional path, she would not be where she is today.

Charges Against Jussie Smollett Dropped

Charges Against Jussie Smollett Dropped

The Chicago Police Department is reportedly furious after the state dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett, who allegedly staged a fake hate crime against his person.

Five Facts About Fascism

Five Facts About Fascism

Benito Mussolini coined the term "fascism" to describe his political movement 100 years ago. Here are five things you should know about fascism.

A Government Guide to Keeping Insulin Unaffordable: 3 Easy Steps to Hogtie a Market

A Government Guide to Keeping Insulin Unaffordable: 3 Easy Steps to Hogtie a Market

Desperate patients pay up because they have nowhere else to go—and their distress is deliberate and designed.

Post-Russiagate: Who Has the Most Egg on Their Face?

Post-Russiagate: Who Has the Most Egg on Their Face?

The reputations of media pundits and whole news organizations are now in shambles and exposed for all to see.

San Antonio Violates Chick-Fil-A's First Amendment Rights

San Antonio Violates Chick-Fil-A's First Amendment Rights

The City of San Antonio cannot discriminate against Chick-Fil-A because it disapproves of the company's charitable giving.  Donations to a private group are protected by the First Amendment.  

How to Raise 'Em Tough in a World of Chaos

How to Raise 'Em Tough in a World of Chaos

Is it too risky to bring children into this chaotic world in which we live?

8 Historic Cases That Show the FBI and CIA Were Out of Control Long Before Russiagate

8 Historic Cases That Show the FBI and CIA Were Out of Control Long Before Russiagate

The survival of liberty depends on skepticism of government power—and make no mistake, that includes President Trump.

Attorney General Sees No Case for Obstruction as Mueller Finds No Collusion With Russia

Attorney General Sees No Case for Obstruction as Mueller Finds No Collusion With Russia

It’s no longer only President Donald Trump and his allies saying “no collusion.”

Does America Need a 'Civic Great Awakening'?

Does America Need a 'Civic Great Awakening'?

When it comes to the direction of society Americans (surprisingly) agree: things are not getting better.

Swimming Upstream in a Turbulent Society

Swimming Upstream in a Turbulent Society

“A dead thing,” Chesterton wrote, “can go with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it.”

Bookstore Removes Jordan Peterson Book Over Mosque Shooting, Continues Selling ‘Mein Kampf’

Bookstore Removes Jordan Peterson Book Over Mosque Shooting, Continues Selling ‘Mein Kampf’

A New Zealand bookstore stopped selling Jordan Peterson’s book in light of the Christchurch mosque shootings, but continues offering “Mein Kampf.”

America's Apartheid Is Not Black and White

America's Apartheid Is Not Black and White

Forget race: the real dividing line is class, with identity politics there to distract us into submission.

Australia's Gun Laws and Homicide Show Correlation Isn't Causation

Australia's Gun Laws and Homicide Show Correlation Isn't Causation

Should New Zealand follow in Australia's footsteps with gun restrictions?

Five Simple Dating Tips Today’s Young People Have Forgotten

Five Simple Dating Tips Today’s Young People Have Forgotten

Professor Kerry Cronin and her famous dating class at Boston College are back in the news.

'Much Ado about Nothing': Shakespeare’s Answer to #MeToo

'Much Ado about Nothing': Shakespeare’s Answer to #MeToo

Shakespeare's solution to toxic masculinity is a message we would be wise to consider.

The Real 'Big Money' in Politics

The Real 'Big Money' in Politics

The biggest money in politics, by far, is wielded by media corporations and lawmakers.

America Finally Admits Recycling Doesn’t Work

America Finally Admits Recycling Doesn’t Work

It’s time to admit the recycling mania is a giant placebo.

The Ignored Factor in New Zealand’s Mass Shooting

The Ignored Factor in New Zealand’s Mass Shooting

Lots of things poisoned Brenton Tarrant's mind. But why hasn't anyone mentioned divorce?

Marvel’s Mentorship Crisis

Marvel’s Mentorship Crisis

Do the failed fathers and mentors of MCU reflect failed fatherhood and mentorship in current American culture?

I Talked with New Jersey’s “Wanted” Ivan the Troll to Find Out if 3D Printed Guns Are a True Threat

I Talked with New Jersey’s “Wanted” Ivan the Troll to Find Out if 3D Printed Guns Are a True Threat

What if everything you thought about 3D-printed guns was wrong?

Twitter Removed My Blue Checkmark After I Took My Husband’s Last Name. Here’s How I Got It Back.

Twitter Removed My Blue Checkmark After I Took My Husband’s Last Name. Here’s How I Got It Back.

This little scenario reminded me of a basic truth: Civil engagement must come before outrage.

Politicizing Pediatrics: How the AAP’s Transgender Guidelines Undermine Trust in Medical Authority

Politicizing Pediatrics: How the AAP’s Transgender Guidelines Undermine Trust in Medical Authority

The American Academy of Pediatrics has unfortunately taken a major step that, if not reversed, will undermine that trust.

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