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The Best Way to Teach Kids to Hate History? Rely Only on Textbooks

The Best Way to Teach Kids to Hate History? Rely Only on Textbooks

"Textbooks are so badly written. They're boring!"

Why Most People Today Are Acting Rather Than Thinking

Why Most People Today Are Acting Rather Than Thinking

Alexis de Tocqueville offers some insight.

‘Sweet Land of Liberty’: Colin Kaepernick and Freedom of Speech

‘Sweet Land of Liberty’: Colin Kaepernick and Freedom of Speech

Kaepernick is exercising more than his right to free speech.

The Greatest Generation? What Malarkey!

The Greatest Generation? What Malarkey!

America’s so-called Greatest Generation is great only in comparison to the rubbish that followed them, which frankly and literally they begat.

Lost in translation: five common English phrases you may be using incorrectly

Lost in translation: five common English phrases you may be using incorrectly

Can we be said to be using a phrase incorrectly if it has assumed a new meaning by being repeatedly used in a certain way?

The ‘Feel Good’ Approach is Not Working for Churches
Psychologist: What Happened to Common-Sense Parenting?

Psychologist: What Happened to Common-Sense Parenting?

Is it possible that we’ve taken parenting to an extreme that is hurting both adults and children?

Christianity Needs to Clean Up its Own House

Christianity Needs to Clean Up its Own House

There’s no unity with over 40,000 denominations.

Can We Restore Dignity to Our Degraded Times?

Can We Restore Dignity to Our Degraded Times?

It seems clear to me that both presidential candidates have committed grave wrongs in their treatment of women.

‘Boys Are Stupid; Girls Are Awesome’ – Most TV Shows & Movies Today
In Defense of Chores

In Defense of Chores

Chores cement children as part of the household and part of the family while giving them skills they will use throughout life.

Freedom Comes at a Price–And We Don’t Want to Pay It

Freedom Comes at a Price–And We Don’t Want to Pay It

Plebeians of the world unite. You have nothing to lose but your liberty.

Did Pediatricians Really Say More Screen Time is Okay?

Did Pediatricians Really Say More Screen Time is Okay?

Or are they only telling us what we all want to hear?

Want to See Your Child at School? Pass a Background Check

Want to See Your Child at School? Pass a Background Check

Are schools trying to remove parents from education?

5 Relationship Habits Most People Don’t Recognize As Toxic
What’s Wrong with Civics Education Today (When It Actually Happens)

What’s Wrong with Civics Education Today (When It Actually Happens)

John King is advocating for more civics education. But are his reasons for it flawed?

‘Unhappily Unmarrieds’ – Are There More Than We Realize?

‘Unhappily Unmarrieds’ – Are There More Than We Realize?

"For me, the concept of being ‘happily unmarried’ doesn’t exist. It’s just a self-protection mechanism against sadness and rejection."

C.S. Lewis: 3 Reasons Why Students Should Read Old Books

C.S. Lewis: 3 Reasons Why Students Should Read Old Books

"We all, therefore, need the books that will correct the characteristic mistakes of our own period. And that means the old books."

Women Still Need Men

Women Still Need Men

Enough with the man-hating

Should Life Be Happy or Meaningful?

Should Life Be Happy or Meaningful?

What makes for a good life? We all strive for happiness, but does that do the trick?

Americans are Embracing Bad Government Because They Don’t Know History

Americans are Embracing Bad Government Because They Don’t Know History

Amazing what propaganda combined with a lack of knowledge can do...

Why Young Adults Can’t Get Off ADHD Drugs

Why Young Adults Can’t Get Off ADHD Drugs

What seemed like a quick fix for busy parents and teachers with energetic kids has now become a serious problem.

Manners, Like Markets, Are Beautiful

Manners, Like Markets, Are Beautiful

“I’m a Gentleman” is a much better leadership slogan than “Make America Great Again.”

Why We’re So Afraid

Why We’re So Afraid

According to a recent Rolling Stone article, we're living in the age of fear.

The Absurdity of Political Correctness Has Reached New Heights
Is the Government Too Involved in Child-Rearing?

Is the Government Too Involved in Child-Rearing?

“I didn’t set out to be a radical, I just wanted my kids swaddled at day care.”

America’s Ghost Legions of Idle Men

America’s Ghost Legions of Idle Men

Never before in American history have so many men done absolutely nothing.

When Virtue Becomes a Death Warrant

When Virtue Becomes a Death Warrant

Tacitus said it was a mark of a decadent society - have we reached that?

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