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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.

3 Reasons to Embrace the Single Life

3 Reasons to Embrace the Single Life

You can still live a meaningful, fulfilling, happy life without ever bringing a partner into the mix. 

Theologian: God Doesn't Need Christians

Theologian: God Doesn't Need Christians

Does the church need more leaders willing to conduct self-examination from within?

Is Diversity the New Noblesse Oblige?

Is Diversity the New Noblesse Oblige?

The idea of bestowing benefits to underprivileged classes goes way back. 

Millennial Prof Diagnoses the Problem with His Generation

Millennial Prof Diagnoses the Problem with His Generation

This problem is the source of loneliness, anxiety, and reduced concentration.
 

A Case Against Frumpiness

A Case Against Frumpiness

Instead of reflexively defending the frumpy look, do we need to rationally consider the messages that such clothes convey about us to others?

Prof: Most Students Don’t Know Thomas Jefferson was President

Prof: Most Students Don’t Know Thomas Jefferson was President

Is it possible that the next generation is on the verge of accepting today’s political opinions as historical fact?

Why Our Culture is So Fascinated by Monsters

Why Our Culture is So Fascinated by Monsters

Fear is fashionable. Terror is trendy. Monsters are mainstream. Why?

Don’t Culturally Appropriate Halloween—It’s Mine

Don’t Culturally Appropriate Halloween—It’s Mine

Not just anyone is allowed to participate in Halloween.

Are Schools Flunking Their Primary Purpose?

Are Schools Flunking Their Primary Purpose?

Many young adults no longer know how to do simple, basic skills.

Poll: Voters Ignorant On Issues That Affect Them

Poll: Voters Ignorant On Issues That Affect Them

A poll of 700 people revealed that many voters lack a basic understanding on many key issues.

Why Lying is So Easy for Some People

Why Lying is So Easy for Some People

A recent study shows how the human brain adapts to dishonesty.

The Best Political Ad of 2016

The Best Political Ad of 2016

It's not angry; it's not smutty; it's not vicious.

Justice Clarence Thomas On Why Our Government is ‘Broken’

Justice Clarence Thomas On Why Our Government is ‘Broken’

'Rather than confront the disagreements and the differences of opinion, we’ll just simply annihilate the person who disagrees.' 

Does a Rape Culture Really Exist on College Campuses?

Does a Rape Culture Really Exist on College Campuses?

Feminist author Wendy McElroy recently wrote a book on the topic. 

There’s No Moral Difference Between a Wall and a Migrant Visa

There’s No Moral Difference Between a Wall and a Migrant Visa

If, as most Americans believe, a border fence is not justified, then neither is the current system of visa policies.

Why Did the Sexual Revolution Happen?

Why Did the Sexual Revolution Happen?

It may sound naïve, but it’s a good question, and one to which historians, sociologists and philosophers need to put their mind. 

A Culturally Literate Person Knows the Bible

A Culturally Literate Person Knows the Bible

A professor argues that it broadens our understanding of the present.

The Best Way to Teach Kids to Hate History? Rely Only on Textbooks

The Best Way to Teach Kids to Hate History? Rely Only on Textbooks

"Textbooks are so badly written. They're boring!"

Why Most People Today Are Acting Rather Than Thinking

Why Most People Today Are Acting Rather Than Thinking

Alexis de Tocqueville offers some insight.

‘Sweet Land of Liberty’: Colin Kaepernick and Freedom of Speech

‘Sweet Land of Liberty’: Colin Kaepernick and Freedom of Speech

Kaepernick is exercising more than his right to free speech.

The Greatest Generation? What Malarkey!

The Greatest Generation? What Malarkey!

America’s so-called Greatest Generation is great only in comparison to the rubbish that followed them, which frankly and literally they begat.

Lost in translation: five common English phrases you may be using incorrectly

Lost in translation: five common English phrases you may be using incorrectly

Can we be said to be using a phrase incorrectly if it has assumed a new meaning by being repeatedly used in a certain way?

The ‘Feel Good’ Approach is Not Working for Churches
Psychologist: What Happened to Common-Sense Parenting?

Psychologist: What Happened to Common-Sense Parenting?

Is it possible that we’ve taken parenting to an extreme that is hurting both adults and children?

Christianity Needs to Clean Up its Own House

Christianity Needs to Clean Up its Own House

There’s no unity with over 40,000 denominations.

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