$15 Minimum Wage Constricts Hours Worked, as Bernie Sanders Shows

$15 Minimum Wage Constricts Hours Worked, as Bernie Sanders Shows

Increasing the minimum wage doesn’t do much good for workers if they end up working far fewer hours than they would like.

Would a Marriage Proposal Ruin Your Graduation Day?

Would a Marriage Proposal Ruin Your Graduation Day?

Feminists go ballistic over a romantic incident.

Communism and Nazism Are Now Legally Synonymous in Ukraine

Communism and Nazism Are Now Legally Synonymous in Ukraine

Both Europeans and Americans would do well to consider two groups who would have enthusiastically supported state-imposed bans on undesired speech: Nazis and communists.

How to Do Well at a New Job – in Five Easy Steps

How to Do Well at a New Job – in Five Easy Steps

Can we please talk about how utterly awful starting a new job can be?

Highly Productive People: Which Political Systems Nurture Them, Which Crush Them?

Highly Productive People: Which Political Systems Nurture Them, Which Crush Them?

“50 percent of the work is done by the square root of the total number of people who participate in the work.”

What Holocaust Survivor Eva Kor Taught About Forgiveness

What Holocaust Survivor Eva Kor Taught About Forgiveness

If you don’t have the life you want, Kor might counsel, don’t double-down on mistaken ideas about life. Don’t rehearse your blaming thoughts keeping painful wounds open.

Non-Profit Hospitals Are Making a Killing

Non-Profit Hospitals Are Making a Killing

The tax incentives for non-profits are working out pretty well for non-profit hospitals. But is it working out for everyone else?

This Lawsuit Over ‘Sex’ and ‘Gender Identity’ Will Have Sweeping Implications

This Lawsuit Over ‘Sex’ and ‘Gender Identity’ Will Have Sweeping Implications

Anthony Stephens, a biological male employee who had agreed to and followed the funeral home’s sex-specific dress code for more than six years, intended to show up to work – as well as to the homes of grieving families – dressed as a woman.

A Modest Proposal for Reducing Pornography AND Saving the World From Climate Change

A Modest Proposal for Reducing Pornography AND Saving the World From Climate Change

Online video is contributing to both moral and environmental pollution.

Is College Really Getting Easier?

Is College Really Getting Easier?

Students are studying less. Grades are rising. And college graduation rates have increased a good deal in the last several decades.

China’s Recycling Ban: Surprisingly Helpful for the Environment

China’s Recycling Ban: Surprisingly Helpful for the Environment

American businesses can help solve the growing waste problem.

Lyme, Not Lime: How to Help Those Wrestling With the Bizarre Disease

Lyme, Not Lime: How to Help Those Wrestling With the Bizarre Disease

It is not only the medical community who have been ignorant in diagnosing the disease. Family and friends have a hard time visualizing the symptoms of Lyme, and thus have a difficulty understanding the true debilitating nature of the illness.

Fighting for the Right to Repair Our Stuff

Fighting for the Right to Repair Our Stuff

Manufacturers are creating monopolies by preventing customers (or anyone else) from fixing their products. It's time to end that.

What Hollywood's Golden Age Offers Today's Cultural Meltdown

What Hollywood's Golden Age Offers Today's Cultural Meltdown

Reclaiming our common humanity in the art of classic movie storytelling

Three Things Studying Foreign Languages Taught Me About English

Three Things Studying Foreign Languages Taught Me About English

Since I began studying foreign languages, I have learned to appreciate English. Here are three things my studies in German and Latin have taught me about my native tongue.

The Chinese Communist Party and Their Brave New World

The Chinese Communist Party and Their Brave New World

Aaron Sarin's "When the Lion Wakes" reveals harrowing truths about the Chinese Communist Party.  

Squashing Free Speech With High Heels

Squashing Free Speech With High Heels

Kathy Zhu has shown that political correctness conquered beauty pageants.

Home Equity Theft: How a Man’s Home Was Seized Over $8.41 in Unpaid Taxes

Home Equity Theft: How a Man’s Home Was Seized Over $8.41 in Unpaid Taxes

The unconstitutional practice of home equity theft has allowed individuals to be stripped of their property without fair compensation.

Who Is Boris Johnson?

Who Is Boris Johnson?

Supporters have said a Trump-Johnson relationship could touch off a new partnership akin to that of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher in the 1980s. 

Apollo’s Triumph—and Public Schooling’s Tragedy

Apollo’s Triumph—and Public Schooling’s Tragedy

We walked on the moon in under a decade, yet in the 57 years since Kennedy’s challenge we are still only talking about reforming the failing K-12 public education system.

The Secret Lives of Robopets

The Secret Lives of Robopets

Robotic pets will doubtless be delightful. But they may sharpen rather than blunt our increasing isolation.

Epstein’s Entente: The Four Biggest Names in the Scandal

Epstein’s Entente: The Four Biggest Names in the Scandal

Until his next hearing on July 31, the media’s focus on the case seems to have diverted to Epstein’s friends and associates in high places.

Our Database of Police Officers Who Shoot Citizens Reveals Who’s Most Likely to Shoot

Our Database of Police Officers Who Shoot Citizens Reveals Who’s Most Likely to Shoot

The results have important implications for reducing racial disparities in fatal officer-involved shootings.

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