Do we have a lot more "geniuses" in this country than we realize?
According to Tolstoy, death no longer has meaning for civilized man.
Are you smarter than an 8th grader in 1904?
Psychopaths are nothing like the Hollywood stereotypes that television has taught us about.
Rogue feminist Camille Paglia on the unreal world of America’s youth.
The 'Father of Public Relations' thought so.
Alloparenting consists in both extended family and non-related people, mostly female, being primary or regular caregivers for young children, especially infants.
Have we come to believe that manners are bonds of affliction, rather than affection?
In an interview with Ebony magazine, the reverend diagnoses the problems in American schools and offers some surprising solutions.
UC Berkeley recently offered a real-life case study on this very topic.
Is it “feminist” to offer female-only services in the name of safety?
There's an important philosophical question at the heart of them.
Grades in our universities just keeping inflating. This is why it matters.
It processes children through a factory model of education and then wonders why they have no interest in learning.
Dr. Timothy Caulfied attempts to take down celebrity pseudoscience.
"The symptoms were obvious. I cajoled. French parents did not cajole. I wheedled. French parents definitely did not wheedle."
...and no, it's not snootiness.
And this meme brilliantly presents it.
The questions are easy, but you’ll probably get all of them wrong.
If the current political campaigns have revealed anything about Americans, it is that they loathe changing their minds.
For almost as long as I have had the privilege of reading, I have read dystopian literature.
The boundaries that long separated the traditional roles of moms and dads have largely vanished in our culture. Does that threaten manhood?
You can even take America’s most popular psychological profile test and find out what Star Wars character you are.
In a recent Slate podcast, a caller posed the following question:
Young men could not easily backslide on a promise.
Has the tendency toward an easier reading diet both in school and in everyday life dulled many people’s ability to process and understand important concepts?
It's natural for parents to hear the word 'no'; the key is helping children develop healthy and effective ways to establish boundaries.