There's a major difference between today's politics and the politics of yore.
It’s at least plausible to suspect that a relatively new and poorly understood phenomenon called victimocracy is taking hold of politics in the Anglosphere.
He told the judge that he did not feel comfortable with his age and that doctors had told him that he had the body of a 45-year-old.
I’ve lost count of how often I’ve witnessed parents threaten a perfectly reasonable punishment for misbehavior and then fail to make good on their words.
November 9th marks the eightieth anniversary of Kristallnacht.
Voting isn’t the only way to effect social change.
Is the surprising stand taken by The Economist a sign that common sense is reasserting itself?
Jones sought to “infiltrate the church” to spread the communist message.
Bureaucrats are now cracking down on children's playdates.
Love does not commit suicide.
Sears and Blockbuster fell because neither was able to adapt and grow with its consumer base. Is Facebook making the same mistakes?
I would contend that the word is emblematic of the crudity of our culture at large, a four-letter banner of our decadence.
For nearly a quarter-century, the midterm elections that used to center on bread-and-butter issues like schools, crime—“the economy, stupid”—have now been little more than proxy wars to impeach the sitting president.
America’s greatness is not always measured like in the movies or a campaign speech. Sometimes, an anonymous act of gratitude is proof enough, even if we, as Americans, don’t always see it that way.
Condemnation by the self-righteous—what some call virtue signaling—is rampant these days.
When it comes to media, Americans tend to agree with Donald Trump.
Unenforced or selectively enforced laws are not only unjust, but can also establish incentives which can weaken our entire civilization.
If young people are to engage in democracy and society, young people need to learn how to respectfully disagree.
No one likes to go under the knife... and unfortunately, that experience is set to get worse.
All of a sudden, about five years ago, something unsettled the science on sex and gender. Unfortunately, what unsettled the science was not better science, but political ideology.
If Americans cannot say with certainty that their votes will be counted, that the process is free of fraud, and the outcome is valid, what incentive do they have to turn out in the first place?
Today's reformation has many similarities with the one which occurred 500 years ago, only today's is not happening in the churches.
As the Pittsburgh shooting showed, we increasingly prefer tribe-affirming stories to Occam's Razor.
Halloween used to be kid stuff. To quit dressing up was an important rite of passage. It meant you were one step closer to becoming an adult. Not anymore.
There are other ways to teach this all-important life lesson.
Ray Bradbury loved Halloween.
Gatto leaves behind a legacy that inspired thousands of people to challenge the premise on which our education system was built.
I know many young people who are educated, fit, and morally sound. I am certain my readers do as well. We just need more like them.