After the deaths of George Michael and Carrie Fisher, a Daily Beast headline declared, "We have lost our Prince and Princess."
Resident: ‘It’s like the devil is just loose.’
At Intellectual Takeout, we are thankful for the opportunities we had to discuss the ideas and issues of society with our audience in 2016.
He didn't have a Wikipedia page, but Hulseman created an efficient, inexpensive product used by hundreds of millions (and he employed thousand more).
Confirmation Bias (noun): the tendency to interpret new evidence as confirmation of one's existing beliefs or theories.
The more diverse friendship networks we cultivate, the less we think in categories of “us vs. them."
Is it time America was reinfused with a dose of good, ol’ common sense?
It's not a hoax.
A former teacher offers a reason which we rarely hear.
My ideal home has two rooms: a bedroom to sleep in, and a kitchen to cook in.
The rise of zero-tolerance discipline policies in schools has resulted in suspensions for … interesting incidents. 2016 was no exception.
Guns give women greater power.
If you’re looking to start a great book in 2017, this might be the place to start.
Examining America's past can show us how to make America great again. We will see that we are a divided society that has succumbed to fear.
By choosing to remember only half of their portraits, we deny celebrities their humanity and overlook an obvious truth.
"Then Kyle replied, ‘Shut up, mom. You don’t know what you’re talking about.’ ... Kyle is 10 years old."
The violation and its resulting impact on students in the law school outweighed free speech protections, the provost said.
"It gives on the whole much more pain than pleasure."
The lessons are timeless.
While working as a journalist during the Second World War, Orwell penned a review of Hitler’s Mein Kampf.
Ten years ago, no one would have believed it. But today 1.6 billion people are empowered to realize their own unique identities in this space
'I too have decided, after investigating everything accurately anew, to write it down...'
Nearly 40 percent of young Americans lived with their parents or other relatives in 2015, the highest percentage since 1940.
According to Jean-Paul Sartre, someone who lives in bad faith treats themselves as an object, not as an autonomous or freely choosing agent.
Torture can be defined in many ways but it is always intentional and concerns inflicting psychological or physical pain to gain information.
Research shows that 83 percent of five-year-olds think that Santa Claus is real. Why?
FDR and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow each offered hope from a surprising source in the midst of national despair.
"The existing K-12 school system (including most charters and private schools) has been transformed into a knowledge-free zone."