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Your candidate isn't Jesus

Your candidate isn't Jesus

Furthermore, we should be particularly alarmed that we live in a time in which government has so much power and influence...

Beauty is Not Purely Subjective

Beauty is Not Purely Subjective

According to Roger Scruton, modern art has created a "cult of ugliness."

Failure to Teach Cursive is Becoming a ‘Security Issue’

Failure to Teach Cursive is Becoming a ‘Security Issue’

"Many Big Apple students... can’t even sign their own names."

A lot of people don't want to live like us

A lot of people don't want to live like us

There's a good lesson in 'The Eagle'. Can we learn from it? 

What do the yellow-ish countries have in common?

What do the yellow-ish countries have in common?

Transparency Institute released its international Corruption Perceptions Index.

Where are the ‘People of Color’?

Where are the ‘People of Color’?

Democrat or Republican, it's a sea of white faces at political rallies. 

Is Hillary’s Feminism Hurting Her Campaign?

Is Hillary’s Feminism Hurting Her Campaign?

Democrat social critic Camille Paglia suggests it is.

Long-lost Beatrix Potter Tale Uncovered

Long-lost Beatrix Potter Tale Uncovered

But will the modern cartoon drawings ruin Potter's style?

Does Dress Affect our Behavior?

Does Dress Affect our Behavior?

Is it possible that our extremely casual approach to clothes may be increasing behavior problems and a lack of respect?

The PC Culture Has Thrown Common Sense Out the Classroom Door

The PC Culture Has Thrown Common Sense Out the Classroom Door

Two examples which will make you shake your head in disgust.
 

Are there people who feel no remorse?

Are there people who feel no remorse?

Everyone has a conscience.

Schopenhauer's 7 Pieces of Advice for Readers

Schopenhauer's 7 Pieces of Advice for Readers

From the philosopher's famous essay "On Reading and Books"

Knitting is Cool Again

Knitting is Cool Again

What's driving the revival?

Moderate Drinkers Have Better Emotional Health

Moderate Drinkers Have Better Emotional Health

They have a slight edge over teetotalers and heavy drinkers.

Some Americans Think MLK is Endorsing Trump for President
The Educational Magic of Lego

The Educational Magic of Lego

The little colored blocks hold surprising educational benefits.

Why Books are the Best Furniture

Why Books are the Best Furniture

Some say there is no longer any point in collecting books... 

Successful Political Speech Measures at a 4th-Grade Level

Successful Political Speech Measures at a 4th-Grade Level

...And most high schoolers can't read beyond a 6th-grade level.

How Technology Frees and then Enslaves

How Technology Frees and then Enslaves

Our advancements are incredible, but should we temper our expectations? 

7 Surprising Quotes from Margaret Sanger

7 Surprising Quotes from Margaret Sanger

She appears to have been a fan of eugenics.

Religion is Down, Spirituality is Up

Religion is Down, Spirituality is Up

A surprising conundrum from Pew Research.

Childhood Chores are a Predictor of Success

Childhood Chores are a Predictor of Success

The sooner the kids start, the better.

Aristotle on Real vs. False Courage

Aristotle on Real vs. False Courage

According to Aristotle, individuals mistake these five components for true courage.

Is there a 'positive right' to happiness?

Is there a 'positive right' to happiness?

If so, who or what will provide it? And is that fair or even possible? 

Gallup: Americans abandoning political parties

Gallup: Americans abandoning political parties

Is it actually an unhealthy trend? 

Chaos in the Public Schools

Chaos in the Public Schools

Is it time we recognize that respect and order will never be restored in schools until the same is restored in the American home? 

Is Europe dying?

Is Europe dying?

More people in Europe are dying than are being born, according to a new report in a major demography journal.

Truly, what if?

Truly, what if?

We’ve always won the big wars... that impacts our psychology.

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