3 Things Economics Major Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Gets Totally Wrong About Economics

3 Things Economics Major Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Gets Totally Wrong About Economics

Her economics degree didn’t help her in the recent PBS interview, as she revealed an ignorance of basic economics and argued multiple points that objective data contradict.

Self Control: The Overlooked Key to Wealth and Health

Self Control: The Overlooked Key to Wealth and Health

We have a secret weapon to take back ownership of our fates. 

What Is the Christian Idea of 'Heaven'?

What Is the Christian Idea of 'Heaven'?

Different cultural groups, and different individuals within them, respond with numerous, often conflicting, answers to questions about life after death. One theme remains constant, however: Heaven is the presence of God, in the company of others who have responded to God’s call in their own lives.

Distinguishing Important Tasks from Urgent Ones Is the Secret of Success

Distinguishing Important Tasks from Urgent Ones Is the Secret of Success

If President Eisenhower had not focused on the important while commanding the Allied forces, would World War II been lost?

School Superintendent Tells Education Scholar to 'Drop Dead' Following Janus Decision

School Superintendent Tells Education Scholar to 'Drop Dead' Following Janus Decision

An email was sent to all school district superintendents in Illinois regarding the recent Supreme Court decision. See one superintendent's response.

The Solution to Poverty Isn't Charity. It's Opportunity

The Solution to Poverty Isn't Charity. It's Opportunity

Treating symptoms is not enough.

Rome and the Decline and Fall … of Bureaucracy?

Rome and the Decline and Fall … of Bureaucracy?

Perhaps the warning to the Western World is more like this: Be careful, or your carefully constructed globalism will ebb away into a new provincialism.

Think Open-Plan Offices Are More Efficient? Think Again.

Think Open-Plan Offices Are More Efficient? Think Again.

Open-plan office spaces ruin concentration and decrease the desire to collaborate with others.

Another California City is Trying a Universal Basic Income: Will it Work?

Another California City is Trying a Universal Basic Income: Will it Work?

'The program will provide at least 100 Stocktonians with a guaranteed income of $500 per month for 18 months.' Will this program be an improvement to the status quo, or just an ineffective waste of money?

5 ‘Unconscious Bias’ Examples That Show We’re Losing Our Minds Over Political Correctness

5 ‘Unconscious Bias’ Examples That Show We’re Losing Our Minds Over Political Correctness

'Unconscious bias,' or the implicit ways in which we perceive certain things as a result of our upbringing or surroundings, is an issue that many of us (perhaps all of us) are complicit in every day. Here are 5 weird ways in which people and institutions have sought to fight against unconscious bias (to a fair amount of comic effect).

James Monroe is the Latest Victim of the PC Culture

James Monroe is the Latest Victim of the PC Culture

What happens when, instead of making an effort to learn from the mistakes of the past, we divorce ourselves from them?

Why Christians Should Read Detective Fiction

Why Christians Should Read Detective Fiction

Detective fiction has been consistently interpreted as an inherently religious genre by such Christian literary luminaries as W.H. Auden and Dorothy L. Sayers

Genetically Modified Babies? The Future Is Now

Genetically Modified Babies? The Future Is Now

New research allows scientists "to rewrite the DNA bound up in living cells," and now an ethics panel suggests this may be "morally permissible."

Citizenship No Longer Required to Vote in School Board Elections in San Francisco

Citizenship No Longer Required to Vote in School Board Elections in San Francisco

San Francisco is the first California city to allow noncitizens to vote in its Board of Education elections.

Elon Musk and the Excessive Adoration of Technology Visionaries

Elon Musk and the Excessive Adoration of Technology Visionaries

Should we be looking to tech visionaries for life advice and personal guidance?

The Art of Beautification: The Graces of Ordinary Life

The Art of Beautification: The Graces of Ordinary Life

The art of happiness requires the gift of beautifying daily life with the gracious touches that decorate rooms, select elegant clothing, bring cheer into others’ lives, create hospitable social occasions, and cultivate the manners that create harmony and affability in human relationships.

What Part of ‘Brexit Now’ Does Theresa May Not Understand?

What Part of ‘Brexit Now’ Does Theresa May Not Understand?

If the British government fails to deliver actual Brexit, it will have even more serious implications than leaving the country tied to the anti-democratic corpse politic of the European superstate.

Obama Pushes Back on Identity Politics

Obama Pushes Back on Identity Politics

In South Africa on Tuesday, in an address honoring Nelson Mandela, Obama spoke about our “strange and uncertain times.”

In 2017, the U.S. Led the World in CO2 Emission Reduction. It’s the 9th Time This Century

In 2017, the U.S. Led the World in CO2 Emission Reduction. It’s the 9th Time This Century

This also was the third consecutive year that emissions in the U.S. declined.

Should Immigrants be Required to Learn English?

Should Immigrants be Required to Learn English?

Rhode Island Lawmaker Takes a Swipe at 100-year-old “Americanization” Law.

Ben Franklin’s 6 Steps to Becoming a Good Conversationalist

Ben Franklin’s 6 Steps to Becoming a Good Conversationalist

In a 1748 edition of Poor Richard Improved, Franklin laid out the following six ways to succeed in conversation.

Aristotle: 4 Reasons Private Property Is Better Than Communal Property

Aristotle: 4 Reasons Private Property Is Better Than Communal Property

Aristotle’s arguments on property are still relevant today. Many free-marketeers have forgotten that there are more benefits of private property than mere economic efficiency.

What Pundits Missed About the Trump-Putin Press Conference in Helsinki

What Pundits Missed About the Trump-Putin Press Conference in Helsinki

When Presidents Trump and Vladimir Putin ended their joint press conference in Helsinki, the punditocracy predictably swarmed all over it like ants around a pile of crumbs.

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