"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."
Should we dismiss Han Solo as a selfish, self-serving misanthrope? Should we resent the rebels as enemies of order and authority?
Why are we not surprised?
Another attack on Christmas?
There used to be a seesaw in every playground.
The reality is that almost everyone–single, infertile, overwhelmed by parenting, out of work–has their own set of heartaches and personal issues.
A teacher’s letter to the editor will send chills down your spine.
Behold the decline and fall of rational discourse.
For many years now, my family has always tried to make some time over the holidays to sit down together and read old Christmas stories.
College administrators often believe they have authority to suppress speech when an authors’ expressions get controversial. But is it good policy?
Tis the season of love, merriment, and ... binge drinking.
And it happens in the first 30 seconds of the film.
Once upon a time, in a far away land, Santa Claus gave way to Ded Moroz or “Old Man Frost.”
Modern plutocracy, whether it be in Europe or the United States, should not be allowed to continue wearing the label of “democracy”.
Four reasons Professor Ali Gordon became a fan of homeschooling.
Crime, like everything else in America, has become politicized.
“Baby regret” seems to be the zeitgeist, and we have to wonder why.
The difference is relatively simple. But Orwell makes it clear that nationalism has nothing to do with nationhood.