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President of Ivy League School ‘Concerned’ as Campus Reels Following Trump Win

President of Ivy League School ‘Concerned’ as Campus Reels Following Trump Win

Columbia University students stormed the Campus Walk early Wednesday and chatted ‘F*ck Trump!’

The Everyman Election the Pollsters Didn't See Coming

The Everyman Election the Pollsters Didn't See Coming

Another vote that stunned pollsters and pundits around the world. 

'You Want Racial Politics? We’ll Give You Racial Politics!'
The Last Hurrah of Old, White America?

The Last Hurrah of Old, White America?

In desperation, old, white America seeks a strong man to upend the current order, to preserve their vision of America.

Scholar: ‘Fainting Couch’ Feminism Needs to Go

Scholar: ‘Fainting Couch’ Feminism Needs to Go

Has feminism encouraged women to become emotional tyrants, interested only in how they can get the world around them to cater to their whims? 

A 1791 Warning on Voter Fraud

A 1791 Warning on Voter Fraud

Does it really affect us if cheating occurs at the ballot box?

6 Reasons We’re in Trouble No Matter Who Becomes President

6 Reasons We’re in Trouble No Matter Who Becomes President

The next president will have a monumental task. Can Americans leave the vitriol of the campaign behind?

College Coeducation Was No Triumph of Feminism

College Coeducation Was No Triumph of Feminism

It was a movement driven largely by men acting in self-interest.

Family's College Savings Raided by the Government

Family's College Savings Raided by the Government

Civil forfeiture is a tool that gives law enforcement the power to seize cash, cars, and property if they suspect it’s tied to a crime.

Students Reject Everyone-Gets-a-Trophy Mentality

Students Reject Everyone-Gets-a-Trophy Mentality

Is it possible that young people would both do and feel better about themselves if we quit trying to make everyone equal across the board?

Not Sure How to Vote? Try John Adams’ Advice.

Not Sure How to Vote? Try John Adams’ Advice.

If more Americans followed his advice, perhaps we would experience a more informed and civil election season than the one we’re expecting.

Can You Name America’s First Presidents?

Can You Name America’s First Presidents?

Many college students can't even name Thomas Jefferson as one of them.

Seeing the Lamp by the Light of the Tree

Seeing the Lamp by the Light of the Tree

Many people will never learn how to see the artificial in the light of the real.

5 Reasons Parents Want Homework to Disappear

5 Reasons Parents Want Homework to Disappear

Parents in Spain are planning homework strikes in November for some of these same reasons.

Millennial Explains Why She Can No Longer Use the Word 'Boyfriend'

Millennial Explains Why She Can No Longer Use the Word 'Boyfriend'

In a recent Washington Post article, a feminist explains how sexism has driven the word boyfriend from her vocabulary.

C.S. Lewis Explains How Governments Create ‘Tame Human Animals’

C.S. Lewis Explains How Governments Create ‘Tame Human Animals’

A ‘freeborn mind’ results in a richer and happier life, Lewis argued. But he saw that vanishing in modern society.

Students Want Prof Fired for Questioning 'Diversity'

Students Want Prof Fired for Questioning 'Diversity'

Some 60 students at Providence marched on the college president’s office in response to a scholar's essay critical of the politics of diversity.

Children Are Actually Getting Fatter on Summer Break
Univ. Announces Essay Contest on Child Welfare in Pedophile's Honor

Univ. Announces Essay Contest on Child Welfare in Pedophile's Honor

Does Penn State’s new student essay contest reach the height of absurdity?

Is Loneliness Driving People to Eat Out More?

Is Loneliness Driving People to Eat Out More?

The increase in spending at restaurants may tell us something about the state of our society.

5 Signs You’re Dealing With a Total Narcissist

5 Signs You’re Dealing With a Total Narcissist

Narcissists are fully capable of pretending to be caring and compassionate, but they genuinely do not care about anyone more than themselves.

The Myth of the Disappearing Book

The Myth of the Disappearing Book

Books are not going anywhere. But the myth that they are disappearing is likely to endure. 

Ponyboy Was NOT Gay (Not that there is Anything Wrong with that!)

Ponyboy Was NOT Gay (Not that there is Anything Wrong with that!)

Author S.E. Hinton recently came under fire for saying characters in 'The Outsiders' weren’t written gay. 

The 3 Top Reasons Parents Homeschool Children

The 3 Top Reasons Parents Homeschool Children

New statistics show homeschooling continues to grow in the U.S.

What Are We? Answering the Riddle of Mankind

What Are We? Answering the Riddle of Mankind

Are humans simply clever apes who follow our instincts in order to gratify our material needs? Or are we something more? 

Politician Triggers Parenting Debate after Leaving Son ‘Home Alone’

Politician Triggers Parenting Debate after Leaving Son ‘Home Alone’

What is the appropriate age to leave a child home alone?

What if Your Grievances Are a Fantasy?

What if Your Grievances Are a Fantasy?

Can anyone be certain their grievances are on solid ground?

Jordan Peterson: Univ. Laying Groundwork to 'Take Action Against Me'

Jordan Peterson: Univ. Laying Groundwork to 'Take Action Against Me'

Jordan Peterson, a clinical psychologist at the University of Toronto, won’t use the pronouns “zie” or “hir,” and it could cost him his job.

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