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When Tech Elites Lose Their Religion

When Tech Elites Lose Their Religion

Thus it seems that we’re entering into a paradoxical twilight time, an era astride two ages. On one side of the twain, digital domination seems unstoppable, and yet on the other side, people don’t trust it.

Facebook Fascism and the Slippery Slope to Tyranny

Facebook Fascism and the Slippery Slope to Tyranny

The slippery slope towards tyranny? We're already on it.

Old Kindergarten Requirements Suggest Today’s Classrooms Are Too Much, Too Soon

Old Kindergarten Requirements Suggest Today’s Classrooms Are Too Much, Too Soon

Once upon a time kids didn’t go to preschool. Or kindergarten. And when they did go to the latter, the expectations were much more kid-friendly and age appropriate.

The Truth About Georgetown's Vote for Slavery Reparations

The Truth About Georgetown's Vote for Slavery Reparations

It's being used to drive a narrative the media wants to hear.

The Gender Charade Facing the Supreme Court

The Gender Charade Facing the Supreme Court

It was announced this week that the U.S. Supreme Court would be considering a lower court decision that redefined the word "sex" to mean "gender identity." 

I’m a College Student. Here’s Why I Oppose Socialism.

I’m a College Student. Here’s Why I Oppose Socialism.

Do young Americans really know what it means to live under socialism?

Teachers Report Increasing Abuse at the Hands of Students

Teachers Report Increasing Abuse at the Hands of Students

A quarter of teachers report being the objects of student violence and abuse according to a recent survey out of the UK.

How Artificial Intelligence Systems Could Threaten Democracy

How Artificial Intelligence Systems Could Threaten Democracy

The misuse of AI is not limited to autocratic states.

The Value of a Self-Directed Summer for Kids

The Value of a Self-Directed Summer for Kids

This race to the elusive top is causing many young people to experience severe anxiety, depression, and hopelessness.

The Rights Glut

The Rights Glut

When someone talks about someone having "rights," what do they mean?

Research Reveals Teenagers Actually Love the Bard

Research Reveals Teenagers Actually Love the Bard

This counters the idea that teenagers respond poorly to Shakespeare's work.

Larger Schools May Be Driving Teen Suicide Rates Higher

Larger Schools May Be Driving Teen Suicide Rates Higher

Perhaps a return to smaller districts and schools would be a wise move for students across the country.

A Good Friday Remembrance from the Heart of the Holocaust

A Good Friday Remembrance from the Heart of the Holocaust

An experience in the concentration camp caused one woman to abandon her indifference toward the suffering of Christ.

Why Easter Is Called Easter, and Other Little-Known Facts About the Holiday

Why Easter Is Called Easter, and Other Little-Known Facts About the Holiday

It is important to point out that while the name “Easter” is used in the English-speaking world.

The Loss of Notre Dame Reawakens the Heart of the West

The Loss of Notre Dame Reawakens the Heart of the West

The world has been considering what it would mean to lose one of the masterpieces of medieval Christendom for all time. There is widespread agreement that such a loss would be profound.

Why Can't We Handle Silence?

Why Can't We Handle Silence?

We aren’t meant for this noisy existence. In silence we are forced to confront that which is not right with ourselves, while in noise we escape.

Notre Dame May Be Rebuilt as a Secular Monument

Notre Dame May Be Rebuilt as a Secular Monument

What shape will the cathedral’s renovation take? Who will decide which alterations “improve” on the original?

Policing the Public Schools: How Schools Are Becoming Even More Like Prisons

Policing the Public Schools: How Schools Are Becoming Even More Like Prisons

Armed guards and police officers at schools are no guarantee of school safety and may cause more harm than good.

How to Give Up Outrage and Enjoy Your Life

How to Give Up Outrage and Enjoy Your Life

As we let go of outrage, we are not only more forgiving of others but also more forgiving of ourselves.

Ten Guides for Turning Boys Into Men

Ten Guides for Turning Boys Into Men

A young man needs guides, equipment, and maps for his journey. These books, and dozens of others, can serve him as a compass.

The Real Problem With Christian Music Isn't That It's Overly Repetitive

The Real Problem With Christian Music Isn't That It's Overly Repetitive

A regular criticism of modern praise and worship music is that it is overly repetitive, but this is a misleading criticism. The real problem runs much deeper than that.

Transgender Athletes Will Spell the End of Women’s Sports

Transgender Athletes Will Spell the End of Women’s Sports

Fair play should be anything but controversial.

Notre Dame Burns. As Does Our Civilization?

Notre Dame Burns. As Does Our Civilization?

What a horrible way for the West to begin Holy Week.

Easter Egg Hunts and Deluded Political Ideologies
Are There Any Limits to Illegal Immigration?

Are There Any Limits to Illegal Immigration?

Could illegal immigration soon taper off... just not for the reasons we think?

Shock: College President Spine Manifested

Shock: College President Spine Manifested

Camille Paglia said something the other day that triggered a group of whinypants college students at Philadelphia’s University of the Arts. 

Three Public Speaking Tips From a Little Schoolhouse on the Prairie

Three Public Speaking Tips From a Little Schoolhouse on the Prairie

Given McGuffey’s five generations of successful use in the classroom, maybe modern educators have something to learn from this approach.

Are We In Fact Melding With Machines?

Are We In Fact Melding With Machines?

It could be argued that today’s young “snowflakes” are the obvious products of a lifetime immersion in digitalism.

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