There is not a consensus among criminologists, sociologists, and historians that guns are the primary or driving factor behind US homicide rates.
We all want our children to have the quality of resilience, but are we making it difficult for them to obtain?
Young adults have become unwitting victims of a culture whose values have gone drastically awry.
One factor is the increased availability of online entertainment and other digital usage.
“When you see the greed and the concentration of power, did you ever have a moment of doubt about capitalism and whether greed is a good idea to run on?” Milton Friedman was asked. His answer is important.
A new survey finding that college students generally support free speech also shows what for some is a worrisome divide over what students value more: an “inclusive society” that “welcomes diverse groups” or protecting “the extremes of free speech.”
As Netflix attempts to strong-arm the state of Georgia, they may want to take time for some self-evaluation.
We are left with children who rely not on authoritative adults but on news from nowhere.
Would we see women who are less stressed if they stepped back and allowed men to take more of a pursuer, protector, and provider role in their lives?
One of the things an American visitor at these monuments notices is the inordinately large proportion of non-American visitors.
Here's what I want this year's graduates to know...
A biological male who identifies as a transgender woman won an NCAA national championship over Memorial Day weekend.
Time to put these misconceptions to rest once and for all.
Usually, such emergency services are provided “free” to victims as part of the overall “public good” of safety. In reality, the costs fall upon taxpayers, who are often irritated at having to bail out individuals who don’t take common sense precautions.
Looking beyond the practicalities, though, we should keep in mind that education ought to be more than mere job preparation. It should be soulcraft, enabling the student to realize his human potential, and preparing him to embrace the true, beautiful, and good (both in this world and the next).
Marie Kondo’s Netflix show “Tidying Up” is a smash hit, but what if people didn't stop there? What if they got rid of their house altogether?
The Nordic countries lead the world in gender equality, but have some of the highest rates of intimate partner violence against women in the EU.
Cars, light bulbs, telephones, and compact discs are objects we use and control. Social media has the power to use and control us.
A mindset of “despair springs eternal” can create our destiny. And as more people embrace socialism, the more likely we will no longer live under the blessings of capitalism, creating a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Just because we have smartphones, live in comfort, and have abundant choices does not mean that we are the sole holders of wisdom.
Without government, who would protect us from beach umbrellas?
The difference here is between people who are dull and people who are shrieking, to drown out the voice of conscience.
Your car looks like a box. So does every other car. It’s boring, even shocking when you consider how awesome cars used to look. What’s gone wrong?
In recent years, I have rarely celebrated the day. For some reason or another Memorial Day has become a day of reading or chores.
Sometimes being a slow learner can be a good thing.
Who is a United States citizen by birth?
What would happen if we reversed the mundane and made dinner special again?
It was about social responsibility, not material acquisition, and losing sight of it has cost us dearly.