Common Sense in Free Fall on College Campuses

Common Sense in Free Fall on College Campuses

Evidence is mounting that political ideology is corrupting the liberal arts.

The He-Man Woman Haters Club: Welcome to the World of the Incel

The He-Man Woman Haters Club: Welcome to the World of the Incel

From its origins as a movement of hope and support, some of these sites today are the domain of frustrated males who rage against women, successful men, and society in general.

Stripchat Now Offering Free Sex Therapy

Stripchat Now Offering Free Sex Therapy

Stripchat claims to be a leader in mental and emotional well-being for its users, but the science indicates otherwise.

Department of Education to Probe Athletic Program Allowing Transgender Females to Compete With Girls

Department of Education to Probe Athletic Program Allowing Transgender Females to Compete With Girls

Does allowing for transgender females to compete in women's sports discriminate against biological females?

When Free Speech Clashes With Trans Power

When Free Speech Clashes With Trans Power

Under no circumstances is it right to shut down speech. What was once a movement about sexual orientation and equal rights has transformed into an ideological crusade that’s shuts down dissent, punishes and shames any person or organization that dares speak against it, or even facilitate dialogue.

A Gun Control Lesson From Australia’s Cat Genocide

A Gun Control Lesson From Australia’s Cat Genocide

As America's gun debate heats up again, perhaps we can learn something from Australia's cat genocide.

Questioning the Back-To-School Default

Questioning the Back-To-School Default

Schooling is the default. It's time to challenge defaults.

The Epidemic of Woke Politicians

The Epidemic of Woke Politicians

Politicians no longer claim to be able to pave the roads and run the jails. They are now fully woke.

Why I’m Glad I Read Toni Morrison’s Beloved (Even Though I Didn’t Want To)

Why I’m Glad I Read Toni Morrison’s Beloved (Even Though I Didn’t Want To)

While reading Toni Morrison’s Beloved was initially akin to pulling teeth, I found it to be an enriching read.

'Do Something' Is a Dangerous Demand to Make of Politicians

'Do Something' Is a Dangerous Demand to Make of Politicians

In response to the wave of mass killings this year, it’s being shouted at any available political figure.

I Immigrated to the US to Pursue the American Dream, Not to Pay for Your College Degree

I Immigrated to the US to Pursue the American Dream, Not to Pay for Your College Degree

There are millions of highly-educated, foreign-born individuals in the US workforce with stories like mine. We took an entrepreneurial approach to our lives, seeking to better ourselves and live the American dream.

The Batman and Tolkien’s Batman

The Batman and Tolkien’s Batman

It is therefore the batman, not The Batman, who is the real hero.

Going to the Chapel? Not Anymore.

Going to the Chapel? Not Anymore.

Only a quarter of young couples tie the knot "in a religious institution."

Why Are Children’s Books Narrating Confusion?

Why Are Children’s Books Narrating Confusion?

Why have we rejected classic children’s books for the chaotic mess of modern children's books?

Why Only Villains Are Running for President

Why Only Villains Are Running for President

All I saw were villains, saying predictable things and unwilling to learn and change.

Mass Shootings Aren’t Growing More Common – and Evidence Contradicts Common Stereotypes About the Killers

Mass Shootings Aren’t Growing More Common – and Evidence Contradicts Common Stereotypes About the Killers

When 22 people were killed in El Paso, Texas, and nine more were killed in Dayton, Ohio, roughly 12 hours later, responses to the tragedy included many of the same myths and stereotypes Americans have grown used to hearing in the wake of a mass shooting.

Trump Moves Forward on Apprenticeships – but More Needs to Be Done

Trump Moves Forward on Apprenticeships – but More Needs to Be Done

Apprenticeship programs could offer a promising college alternative, but establishing them can be difficult.

Socialism May Be Absurd, but It’s No Laughing Matter

Socialism May Be Absurd, but It’s No Laughing Matter

But it’s sometimes difficult to refrain from chuckling at the absurdities of its most devoted adherents.

Mass Shootings: Fallout From a Culture Where Anything Goes and Nothing Matters

Mass Shootings: Fallout From a Culture Where Anything Goes and Nothing Matters

As we cheapen human life, as we continue to demonize our enemies or see people as digits and statistics instead of as creatures of flesh and blood, the mass shootings and the murders on the streets of our cities will continue.

Google Is Burying Alternative Health Sites to Protect People from 'Dangerous' Medical Advice

Google Is Burying Alternative Health Sites to Protect People from 'Dangerous' Medical Advice

For their unorthodox views, some physicians are being treated as medical heretics. Google’s search engine algorithm has essentially ended traffic to their websites.

Breaking Old Habits: Millennials Make the Nun Run

Breaking Old Habits: Millennials Make the Nun Run

Young Millennials appear to be drawn towards a religious life based on that old-time religion. An uncompromising doctrinal orthodoxy that pierces their subjective relativism.  

No, Tariffs Won’t Ruin Christmas

No, Tariffs Won’t Ruin Christmas

Every time President Trump raises tariffs, the media clucks that American consumers will pay the price. This hasn’t happened yet, and it won’t happen now.

Baltimore Is a Mess. Here Are 3 Big Issues the City Faces

Baltimore Is a Mess. Here Are 3 Big Issues the City Faces

Changes in law enforcement, less onerous (and less corrupt) governance, and a rethink of how education is brought to young people in the city would be good first steps toward making Baltimore great again.

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