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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?

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.

“OK Boomer” Is the First Salvo of a Larger Generational Showdown

“OK Boomer” Is the First Salvo of a Larger Generational Showdown

Millennials and Gen Z are paying a lot more into Social Security than baby Boomers did, and they won't even see the benefits later in life.

I Left England Because of Socialized Medicine. My Life Depended on It.
Why Do Older Women Criticize Young Mothers?

Why Do Older Women Criticize Young Mothers?

Why is it that older generations feel so comfortable criticizing how kids behave and dissecting the parenting styles of younger parents?

Kanye West, Chic-Fil-A, and the Age of Authenticity

Kanye West, Chic-Fil-A, and the Age of Authenticity

Chic-fil-A's recent decision causes some to question its authenticity to Christians and to LGBT+ groups. 

Bring Back the Family Dinner

Bring Back the Family Dinner

Family dinners have been on the decline in America in recent years. But there's a lot of benefits to be gained from families eating together.

Avoiding Stupidity in the Age of Pregnant and Period-Producing Men

Avoiding Stupidity in the Age of Pregnant and Period-Producing Men

Stupidity continues to swirl in society with increasing vigor. The important thing is whether each of us will allow ourselves to be dragged along with it. 

It’s a Disservice to Urge Young People to Become Entrepreneurs

It’s a Disservice to Urge Young People to Become Entrepreneurs

Why do we push entrepreneurship on young people when all the data show that they're very likely to fail?

The Rise and Rise of Modest Fashion

The Rise and Rise of Modest Fashion

Why is it that attitudes, after the laissez faire ones of the sixties and onward, now may be changing?

Education Is Not About Your 'Lived Reality'

Education Is Not About Your 'Lived Reality'

Education is not about political influence, but about responsible freedom through a well-developed mind. 

The Secular Religion of Socialism

The Secular Religion of Socialism

Socialism is more than political. It's a secular religion. 

Triggered: An Experiment

Triggered: An Experiment

We all have things that "trigger" us.

Painting Tinseltown Red

Painting Tinseltown Red

Just last week, the citizens of Los Angeles awoke to find these posters plastered on bus stops and public benches.

The Origins of the Thought Police – and Why They Scare Us

The Origins of the Thought Police – and Why They Scare Us

Do you know the origins of George Orwell's 'Thought Police'? They are unfortunately real, and alive and well in the 21st century.

Rolling Stone: Men Who Abstain From Porn Are Dangerous Alt-Righters

Rolling Stone: Men Who Abstain From Porn Are Dangerous Alt-Righters

The fact that Rolling Stone attempts to cite science to justify porn and villainize self-control shows our lack of consensus on virtue.

Religion and Cultural Friction: Are the Two Related?

Religion and Cultural Friction: Are the Two Related?

Lack of religion doesn’t really affect our quality of life today, does it?

Back Row Kids: Dignity, Work, and the Vision of Williamson College

Back Row Kids: Dignity, Work, and the Vision of Williamson College

Lifting our neighbors out of poverty may begin with providing structures to provide dignified work. 

Hillary Clinton: Women Have 'Legitimate Concern' About Transgender Issue

Hillary Clinton: Women Have 'Legitimate Concern' About Transgender Issue

Transgender issues create problems in defining what it means to be a woman. 

How Americans Select Their Dictators

How Americans Select Their Dictators

When it comes to selecting a candidate for president, how do you choose?

Thankful for the Flying Nuns

Thankful for the Flying Nuns

We are so often thankful for the veterans who keep us physically safe. We need to be more thankful for those who keep our souls safe as well.

Europe Has Proven Hate Speech Laws Don't Work

Europe Has Proven Hate Speech Laws Don't Work

Is there a balance to be struck between free speech and hate speech limits? Or has Europe already shown us what lies down that path should America follow suit?

The Dark History of Swedish Socialism

The Dark History of Swedish Socialism

Is Bernie wrong about peaceful Swedish socialism?

Inoculating Our Children Against Socialism

Inoculating Our Children Against Socialism

We need to better educate our children about the dangerous of socialism. Here are 10 suggestions for kick starting that learning.

The End of the Electoral College Is Closer Than You Think

The End of the Electoral College Is Closer Than You Think

Did you know about the effort to undermine the electoral college? 

Federalizing Day Care Is a Terrible Idea

Federalizing Day Care Is a Terrible Idea

Does expanding the school day serve families? 

Why Your Favorite YouTuber Probably Hasn't Been #Canceled

Why Your Favorite YouTuber Probably Hasn't Been #Canceled

YouTubers somehow seem to be more-or-less immune to cancel culture in the United States. That's not the case in other countries.

Journalism’s Uncomfortable Marriage to Non-Monogamy

Journalism’s Uncomfortable Marriage to Non-Monogamy

It seems the media is intent on producing positive coverage of consensual non-monogony, ignoring any potential downsides involved.

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