Culture

America’s Decline of Knowledge: Where Will it Lead?

America’s Decline of Knowledge: Where Will it Lead?

Calvin Coolidge had something to say on that topic.

Fertility is Plummeting Worldwide

Fertility is Plummeting Worldwide

Is the trend a path to sustainability or a 'demographic time bomb'?

Why Some Gays Are Trying to drop Transgenders from LGBT

Why Some Gays Are Trying to drop Transgenders from LGBT

There is a movement afoot to drop the T from LGBT. 

Do Today’s Fashions Turn Women into Sex Objects?

Do Today’s Fashions Turn Women into Sex Objects?

In our quest to “empower” women, have we actually constrained them more?

Was Brexit Sparked by Rapes?

Was Brexit Sparked by Rapes?

Writer Ben Stein says Britain’s exit from the EU was related to an epidemic of rapes ignored by the authorities and the media.

Why Pediatricians are now Treating 35 Year Olds

Why Pediatricians are now Treating 35 Year Olds

Who would have thought that childhood could be prolonged this long?

Our Culture's Love Affair With Self-Delusion

Our Culture's Love Affair With Self-Delusion

Meryl Streep's latest film is a parable of contemporary transgenderism.

Technology is NOT 'Neutral'

Technology is NOT 'Neutral'

Can we at least agree on that?

When Freedom and the Common Good Collide

When Freedom and the Common Good Collide

'You cite radical relativism as the downfall of our society, but you don’t offer an alternative.'

Is technology making us dumber or smarter? Yes

Is technology making us dumber or smarter? Yes

Individually, we depend more on our technologies than ever before.

Home-Cooked Meals Aren’t Killing Mother Earth

Home-Cooked Meals Aren’t Killing Mother Earth

Encouraging people to stop cooking is a recipe for disaster.

How Emotions Hijack Our Reason

How Emotions Hijack Our Reason

That fight or flight instinct applies to more than physical danger.

Britain is leaving the EU – will other countries follow?

Britain is leaving the EU – will other countries follow?

Could we be witnessing the end of the European Union? 

How Bonhoeffer Dealt with the Despair of World Chaos

How Bonhoeffer Dealt with the Despair of World Chaos

The chaos of the world makes many individuals want to throw up their hands and go hide in a bunker until the problems pass.

Why Are So Few Millennials Entrepreneurs?

Why Are So Few Millennials Entrepreneurs?

Entrepreneurship among young people is actually relatively uncommon. 

Birth Rates Increased in Schools That Gave Out Condoms

Birth Rates Increased in Schools That Gave Out Condoms

A pair of Notre Dame researchers published the most comprehensive study to date regarding the distribution of condoms in schools. 

What Is the Cause of our Angry Politics?

What Is the Cause of our Angry Politics?

The answer can be found in a five-letter word that begins with a T. 

PEW: Republicans and Democrats REALLY don’t like each other

PEW: Republicans and Democrats REALLY don’t like each other

America’s founders had some grave warnings about the dangers of political faction. 

Home-cooking is Out, Restaurants are In

Home-cooking is Out, Restaurants are In

3 Reasons Why This Is a Problem

Does reactance theory explain the rise of Donald Trump?

Does reactance theory explain the rise of Donald Trump?

The theory is based on the idea that humans tend to respond negatively to restrictions on their autonomy or freedom of choice.

Poll Shows Support for 'Temporary Ban' on Immigration

Poll Shows Support for 'Temporary Ban' on Immigration

The findings come months after a Bloomberg poll revealed that 61 percent of Americans now believe immigration jeopardizes the future of the U.S.

Studying Shakespeare Brings School 40% Jump in Test Scores

Studying Shakespeare Brings School 40% Jump in Test Scores

Despite the potential for limited understanding, the school started teaching and performing Shakespeare and the effects were remarkable.

Research Implies the Gender Pay Gap Might be a Fiction

Research Implies the Gender Pay Gap Might be a Fiction

New studies suggest the gender wage gap is smaller than commonly believed and may have little to do with discrimination.

Journalist Explains Why Media Fails on Gun Control

Journalist Explains Why Media Fails on Gun Control

It is 'impossible to start a dialogue when you don’t know what the hell you are talking about.'

Choreless Generation Doesn’t Want Summer Jobs

Choreless Generation Doesn’t Want Summer Jobs

Another side effect of the participation trophy and entitlement culture?

Should ethics professors have to behave ethically?

Should ethics professors have to behave ethically?

A prominent philosopher at Yale, Thomas Pogge, has been accused of manipulating young women into sexual relations.

Is a War Against the Family Being Waged in the West?

Is a War Against the Family Being Waged in the West?

How do we continue to exist in a culture that brands traditional morality oppressive?

University Abandons Math Requirement, Embraces Diversity

University Abandons Math Requirement, Embraces Diversity

As much as we love diversity, will the idea that it can and should replace the learning of factual knowledge eventually lead to our ruin as a nation?

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