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Is Your Smartphone Making You Paranoid?

Is Your Smartphone Making You Paranoid?

A pair of academic researchers found that the more people used their phones the less they trusted strangers.

American Studies All 'Racism, Sexism, and Imperialism' Now, Prof Says

American Studies All 'Racism, Sexism, and Imperialism' Now, Prof Says

A once 'vibrant and useful discipline' has experienced a sad decline, writes Charles Kupfer.

CIA Claims Russia Has Pervy Dirt on Trump. But Did They Get Trolled?

CIA Claims Russia Has Pervy Dirt on Trump. But Did They Get Trolled?

A bombshell intelligence report published Tuesday will leave some people embarrassed. Will it be Trump or the media and CIA?

Why are Conservative Politicians so Good-looking?

Why are Conservative Politicians so Good-looking?

Right-wing politicians are winning elections because they have a "beauty advantage", according to European social scientists.

Study: Textbooks Are Super Biased

Study: Textbooks Are Super Biased

A confirmation of what has long been suspected?

Thomas Paine on the Dangers of Elitism

Thomas Paine on the Dangers of Elitism

Would Paine equate today's politicians with King George?

Meryl Streep’s Comments Were Boring. That’s All

Meryl Streep’s Comments Were Boring. That’s All

We’re making a national production over the actor’s comments because they were clumsy and lacked subtlety. Welcome to 21st century America.

The Tortured Logic of the Gender Revolutionaries

The Tortured Logic of the Gender Revolutionaries

National Geographic is now trying its hand at gender theory.

Study: Those Participation Trophies Aren’t Doing Kids Any Good

Study: Those Participation Trophies Aren’t Doing Kids Any Good

Unearned praise, we seem to have determined, is necessary to ensure that children don’t get depressed and fall further behind their peers.

Plato, Descartes and Kant Too White for Univ. Students

Plato, Descartes and Kant Too White for Univ. Students

Students: “White philosophers” should be studied only “if required”--and then only critically.

Chicago: 3 out of 4 Blacks Born out of Wedlock

Chicago: 3 out of 4 Blacks Born out of Wedlock

Let’s talk about the issues behind Chicago’s violence.

America’s Kids Badly Need a ‘Chore Culture’

America’s Kids Badly Need a ‘Chore Culture’

Would we see a change of direction in society if more kids were raised in a “chore culture” of hard work and responsibility both at home and school?

No, Don, this was Evil

No, Don, this was Evil

Bad parenting or not, the perpetrators of this crime must be held accountable for their actions.

Neuroscientist: Gender-neutral Parenting is ‘Futile’

Neuroscientist: Gender-neutral Parenting is ‘Futile’

Have we been misguided in our attempts toward gender neutrality?

Terrifying Beauty Makes no Sense

Terrifying Beauty Makes no Sense

There are some things that evolutionary biology can’t answer.

Apprenticeships Are Leading a Quiet Revolution in Higher Ed

Apprenticeships Are Leading a Quiet Revolution in Higher Ed

The apprentice revolution is not just a better way to learn and work. It’s a better way to think and live.

Teacher Explains Why Schools Can’t Produce Well-Educated Minds
Can’t Find a Man? Now You Can Marry Yourself!
Is Hunting Moral? A Philosopher Unpacks the Question

Is Hunting Moral? A Philosopher Unpacks the Question

As a student of philosophy and ethics, I think philosophy can help us clarify, systematize and evaluate the arguments on both sides.

College Shouldn’t Be Considered the Only Option for Success

College Shouldn’t Be Considered the Only Option for Success

Pushing everyone toward college can only lead to disillusionment and lost opportunities for both the student and society at large.

Psychologist: Society Experiencing a 'Devaluation of Masculinity'

Psychologist: Society Experiencing a 'Devaluation of Masculinity'

Society is experiencing a “devaluation of masculinity,” a fact attributable to the lack of male role models in current culture.

Viral Video: Author Explains What’s Wrong with Millennials

Viral Video: Author Explains What’s Wrong with Millennials

Simon Sinek offer 4 reasons why millennials are so tough to manage in the workplace.

France Bans Parents from Spanking Their Children

France Bans Parents from Spanking Their Children

France thinks it's the parents, not the kids, who need an attitude adjustment.
 

Why Technology Advanced So Quickly the Past 200 Years

Why Technology Advanced So Quickly the Past 200 Years

Technology has advanced exponentially since the Industrial Revolution 200 years ago. But why?

Has Society Forgotten How to Be Responsible?

Has Society Forgotten How to Be Responsible?

Would we see a more functional, thriving population if Americans began embracing responsibility instead of thrusting it off on others?

For Americans, Work-Life Balance Is Becoming More Elusive

For Americans, Work-Life Balance Is Becoming More Elusive

Are we living to work rather than working to live?

If Women are Better Doctors, Aren’t Men Better Firefighters?

If Women are Better Doctors, Aren’t Men Better Firefighters?

If the Left is willing to admit that men and women might not be the same, for consistency’s sake, it had better prepare for the consequences.

Be the Master of the Thrift Store

Be the Master of the Thrift Store

You would never shop there, right? Well, why not? Don’t let snobbery stop you.

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