Eliminating Food Deserts Doesn't Help Poor Americans

Eliminating Food Deserts Doesn't Help Poor Americans

Many people believe the lack of a supermarket causes people to eat unhealthily, but research finds that poor eating habits are more complicated than that.

George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation: What a Different Era

George Washington’s Thanksgiving Proclamation: What a Different Era

The first President's humility, faith, and outlook stand in stark contrast to the politicians of our time. 

The Grievance-Mongers Should Leave Thanksgiving Alone

The Grievance-Mongers Should Leave Thanksgiving Alone

Is Thanksgiving, as the American left would frame it, merely a holiday celebrating the oppression of the Native Americans by European settlers?

Groucho Marx Explains American Politics

Groucho Marx Explains American Politics

With Republicans and Democrats continuing to escalate their political rhetoric, it's time to take a look back at what Marx had to say about his opponents' suggestions.

Are You as Grateful as You Deserve to Be?

Are You as Grateful as You Deserve to Be?

By changing our habits, we can become more thankful human beings.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly From Our Nation’s Report Card

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly From Our Nation’s Report Card

The national results of education testing are in, and it's a decidedly mixed bag, especially with how much we spend per pupil.

Dear Senator Warren: Don’t Penalize Moms Who Choose to Stay Home with Their Kids

Dear Senator Warren: Don’t Penalize Moms Who Choose to Stay Home with Their Kids

There is something very, very wrong when the government starts creating incentives that push moms out of the home and into the workforce when they don’t want to be there.

An Overlooked Reason Fertility Rates May Be Falling

An Overlooked Reason Fertility Rates May Be Falling

It's not student loan debt, or non-family-friendly employment policies. 

‘What Do Women Want?’ – It’s the Wrong Question to Ask

‘What Do Women Want?’ – It’s the Wrong Question to Ask

What do women want? It's complicated. 

Do We Still Have a Country?

Do We Still Have a Country?

You may tell a toddler, “You can’t go there.” But you may not tell an illegal trespasser, “Hey, turn back. You can’t come into the U.S. at whim.”

The School Funding Inequity Farce

The School Funding Inequity Farce

Presidential candidates and the media claim that school districts with many minority students are underfunded, but they ignore a major source of funding.

Why the Pilgrims Abandoned Common Ownership for Private Property

Why the Pilgrims Abandoned Common Ownership for Private Property

The first few years of the Plymouth colony saw starvation and other hardships, but one big change in how property was administered quickly fixed that.

It’s Time to Declutter Your Kids’ Calendars

It’s Time to Declutter Your Kids’ Calendars

Might our children be better prepared for future successes if they grew up spending more time with their parents, within the more relaxed and comfortable atmosphere of the family?

Culture of Respect: Conservatives Need Not Apply?

Culture of Respect: Conservatives Need Not Apply?

Are conservative viewpoints not respectable?

Frozen II: Saved by Blessedly Superficial Viewers

Frozen II: Saved by Blessedly Superficial Viewers

Frozen II might never have recaptured the magic of the first. Thanks to a woke politics heavy plot, it's now sure to fail in that regard.

Why I Don't Say 'OK Boomer'

Why I Don't Say 'OK Boomer'

"OK Boomer" doesn't help older folks understand Millennials or Gen Zers, if anything it just sharpens the divide between generations.

Are ‘Designer Babies’ Possible? Researchers Say No

Are ‘Designer Babies’ Possible? Researchers Say No

Based on current technology, the ability for parents to genetically engineer their babies' traits is still a far off prospect.

Is Common Sense Becoming Uncommon?

Is Common Sense Becoming Uncommon?

Common sense is often overlooked in arguments. Should it be? 

How to Ensure Productive Thanksgiving Debates

How to Ensure Productive Thanksgiving Debates

Thanksgiving discussions are best when warm, rather than too hot or cold. 

The Deep State: The Headless Fourth Branch of Government

The Deep State: The Headless Fourth Branch of Government

The fourth branch of government is headless, responsible to no one, and impossible to hold accountable. 

Gluten-Sensitive Liberals? An Investigation of This Food Fad

Gluten-Sensitive Liberals? An Investigation of This Food Fad

Is the battle over gluten avoidance just one more political argument you'll have to tread lightly around this Thanksgiving?

‘My Privacy Is Being Invaded’: High School Girl Reacts to New Transgender Bathroom Policy

‘My Privacy Is Being Invaded’: High School Girl Reacts to New Transgender Bathroom Policy

Transgender students new unrestricted access to locker rooms and restrooms is "a great policy, unfortunately, it's not everything we want" according to one trans student.

To Feel More Gratitude, Pay Less Attention to Your Feelings

To Feel More Gratitude, Pay Less Attention to Your Feelings

Closing the gap between wanting to be grateful and actually feeling grateful is more a matter of allowing than doing.

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