Enlightenment thinkers like Voltaire were known for their attacks on Christianity . Nevertheless, they understood that ordinary people needed religion if they were to be virtuous citizens.
We all know the story. But in November 2018, we would do well to remember all of this not with mere nostalgia, but with moral intent.
Whenever it is reported that women make less money than men, it is automatically assumed that this must be the result of discrimination. What is seldom mentioned is the factors that go into these statistics.
West is currently being attacked not for his typical outlandish commentary but for using private firefighters to help protect his southern California home from the devastating Woosley Fire.
Physicians have a responsibility to at least talk to their patients about these options before reaching for the prescription pad.
Some economists want to make it more expensive for the less well-off to enjoy a clear revealed pleasure: eating red and processed meat.
The market is more than just an efficient means to provide goods and services. It also encourages peaceful cooperation between people who might otherwise not get along.
Culture is always filled with political hysteria and overblown fears.
Should we treat people equally or treat them differently based on their race, gender, or class to correct collective imbalances in “wealth, opportunities, and privileges within a society”
The problems of a dearth of men on college campuses is not, I think, primarily the result of deliberate gender discrimination by college admission authorities.
Supernannies actually exist for the average parent...
A sense of lack generates anxious feelings.
With the definitions of race and sex becoming so confusing, does the US need a law like Apartheid era South Africa had to define in clear terms who belongs to what race and what sex?
If we care about children’s emotional well-being and hope to stall the rising teen suicide rate, then we should embrace this strategy.
"Schools are failing ever greater numbers of children."
A finely designed essay ensures that the reader discovers the essay’s invention by traveling within its organization.
It comes from Oscar Wilde's play, "A Woman of No Importance."
History is clear: When the ordinary restraints of civil society no longer apply, there is no forecasting who will be caught in the resulting web of hatred.
There's a major difference for family members experiencing natural death vs. assisted suicide.
Veterans Day commemorates the end of World War I. The United States intervened in that war to save its British and French allies. Should America have stayed out?
The story of how the Air Force found a fifty-cent fix for its broken $1,200+ coffee cups is one for the “you’ve got to be kidding me” section in the volumes of how U.S. government manages to waste such massive amounts of money each year.
World War I and its subsequent peace agreements brought consequences that even today haunt our lives.
Of all the disturbing developments in culture and ideas over the last several years few have been more disturbing than the reemergence of communism and socialism.