When the Supreme Court Stopped FDR's Economic Fascism

When the Supreme Court Stopped FDR's Economic Fascism

There's a lot to know about America's history. 

Parents Hiring Consultants to Find the Best Public Schools

Parents Hiring Consultants to Find the Best Public Schools

How do we ensure that all American schools once again offer a well-rounded education all students?

Why They’re Saying Donald Trump is a Fascist

Why They’re Saying Donald Trump is a Fascist

A columnist for Slate says that 7 of fascism's characteristics fit Trump to a tee.

Trump Rick-Rolled Jeb Bush

Trump Rick-Rolled Jeb Bush

Politics can still give you a chuckle.

E Pluribus Unum - 'Out of Many, One'

E Pluribus Unum - 'Out of Many, One'

What does it mean to be one? 

The Interminable Character of the Gun Control Debate

The Interminable Character of the Gun Control Debate

What is there to rationally mediate between these competing invocations of rights? 

Move Over, Entitled Millennials

Move Over, Entitled Millennials

Entitlement attitudes may soon begin to cost millennials dearly.

Who Knew? “Gone with the Wind” Actor Fought Against the Nazis

Who Knew? “Gone with the Wind” Actor Fought Against the Nazis

He was particularly hated by master Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels, who viewed him as a serious threat. 

10 Noam Chomsky Quotes That Reach Across the Political Aisle

10 Noam Chomsky Quotes That Reach Across the Political Aisle

Thoughtful quotes from the "Father of Modern Linguistics" on his birthday.

A Date which will Live in Infamy

A Date which will Live in Infamy

President Roosevelt’s Speech to Congress after Pearl Harbor

It’s terrorism, but the vibe out there is strange.

It’s terrorism, but the vibe out there is strange.

What's the mood of the country? 

You’re Going to Have to Educate Yourself

You’re Going to Have to Educate Yourself

You can't depend on today's schools for everything.

Mother Jones: Only 4 Mass Shootings this Year

Mother Jones: Only 4 Mass Shootings this Year

It’s all about how you count them. 

Problem: 21% of Parents Don’t Require Their Kids to Do Chores

Problem: 21% of Parents Don’t Require Their Kids to Do Chores

Ever feel like a meanie by requiring your kids to help with family chores, such as folding laundry or washing dishes?

Is the U.S. an "Artificial Union"?

Is the U.S. an "Artificial Union"?

Today, it is often remarked that the American people are more divided than ever.

High School Curriculum 200 Years Ago vs. Today

High School Curriculum 200 Years Ago vs. Today

Has the curriculum in America’s high schools been dumbed down?

Have Americans Forgotten How to Make Friends?

Have Americans Forgotten How to Make Friends?

Americans are lonely, and now there are professional cuddlers.

The Wise Men Know What Wicked Things Are Written on the Sky

The Wise Men Know What Wicked Things Are Written on the Sky

Just as renewal of soul and body often is possible for the individual person, so whole societies may recover in considerable degree from follies and blunders.

10 Rather Sobering Quotes from Joseph Conrad

10 Rather Sobering Quotes from Joseph Conrad

Does this guy know how to party or what?! ;)

What Happened to Doing Good Things in Secret?

What Happened to Doing Good Things in Secret?

Yesterday, the internet was filled with praise for the story of a woman who bought a cake decorated by an employee with autism. 

How One Teacher Discovered That iPads in the Classroom are a Bad Idea

How One Teacher Discovered That iPads in the Classroom are a Bad Idea

“We put tablets in their hands and made their loads that much heavier.”

Virtual reality is coming. Is that a good thing?

Virtual reality is coming. Is that a good thing?

Everything will likely change. 

Single Moms Now Rooming Together

Single Moms Now Rooming Together

And not just for financial reasons, either...

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