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How the Left is Winning the Social Media Wars

How the Left is Winning the Social Media Wars

The biggest social media stars represent younger fan communities that skew more progressive than older traditional media audiences. 

Did Dickens Foretell the Modern Women’s Movement?

Did Dickens Foretell the Modern Women’s Movement?

Will failure to ground our grievances in rational and logical discourse lead us down the path of the French Revolution? 

Why a Gay Liberal from New York Came Out as Conservative

Why a Gay Liberal from New York Came Out as Conservative

Chadwick Moore wrote a neutral article on Milo Yiannopoulos for a gay magazine. And it changed his life.

Why We Need to Bring Back Archie Bunker

Why We Need to Bring Back Archie Bunker

Informed viewers who want good writing, characters, and stories, be it drama or comedy, will be able to absorb any controversial subjects and dialogue.

Miss Manners: Trump is Making Americans Ruder

Miss Manners: Trump is Making Americans Ruder

Miss Manners' mistake is to confuse virtue with good manners.

8 Reasons You Should NOT Read Great Books

8 Reasons You Should NOT Read Great Books

This professor's list may or may not soothe your book-illiterate conscience...

College Illiteracy is Growing

College Illiteracy is Growing

Nearly half of professors say students are not prepared for college.

Why is ‘Person of Color’ Good and ‘Colored Person’ Bad?
King Lear: A Tragedy on Relativism

King Lear: A Tragedy on Relativism

Shakespeare's tragedy can be seen as a meditation on moral relativism, a worldview that is ultimately refuted and rejected.

Historical Correctness is Worse Than Political Correctness

Historical Correctness is Worse Than Political Correctness

Playing gotcha with figures of the past is a dangerous game.

Students in Turkey Value Free Speech Way More than American Students

Students in Turkey Value Free Speech Way More than American Students

Why do young people embrace rights not specifically spelled out in the Constitution, but reject the one to which they are given free recourse?  

U.S. Economy Hits All-Time Low in Freedom Index

U.S. Economy Hits All-Time Low in Freedom Index

'New and costly regulations' are cited as the cause in the report, compiled by the Wall Street Journal and the Heritage Foundation.

Respectful Children So Rare that Restaurant Owner Gives Them a Discount

Respectful Children So Rare that Restaurant Owner Gives Them a Discount

Many of today’s children seem to have a lack of respect for others, a fact which becomes particularly apparent in their poor behavior in public.

Nation’s Longest Wed Couple Reveals the Secret to a Good Marriage

Nation’s Longest Wed Couple Reveals the Secret to a Good Marriage

A New Zealand couple are honored for their fidelity.

How Religion in America Differed From Religion in Europe

How Religion in America Differed From Religion in Europe

Alexis de Tocqueville noticed an important difference during his travels in the 1830s.  

‘This is What Police States Do’

‘This is What Police States Do’

We shouldn't mourn Michael Flynn, but his ouster at the hands of anonymous government spies is a cause of grave concern.  

Study: Unhappy New Marriages Usually Turn in to Happy Ones

Study: Unhappy New Marriages Usually Turn in to Happy Ones

Would couples find the happy marriage they want if they were willing to weather the storm instead of simply jumping ship?

Are Senators Who Attended Elite Schools Blind to the Plight of American Parents?
Nietzsche Wrote Love Poems (And They Are Just What You'd Expect)

Nietzsche Wrote Love Poems (And They Are Just What You'd Expect)

Nietzsche wrote so much about love in 'Thus Spoke Zarathustra' that it could be renamed 'Thus Spoke Romeo.'

Why Americans Refrigerate Eggs and Europeans Don't

Why Americans Refrigerate Eggs and Europeans Don't

A few years ago, I bought some fresh eggs from a friend who owned chickens. They were wonderful.

Gender-Affirming Bathroom Policies ‘Quackery,’ Medical Experts Say

Gender-Affirming Bathroom Policies ‘Quackery,’ Medical Experts Say

Medical experts speak out against supporting transitions for transgender children.

'Parenting Equality' Stereotypes Hurt Both Moms and Dads

'Parenting Equality' Stereotypes Hurt Both Moms and Dads

The stereotype that women are by nature better than men at child rearing is reinforced by the assumption that parental duties must be split equally.

20 Life Experiences Every Child Should Have

20 Life Experiences Every Child Should Have

Would we see a stronger generation of adults if parents let their children navigate the school of hard knocks a little more often?

Tennessee Admits One Third of High School Grads Didn’t Complete Their Coursework

Tennessee Admits One Third of High School Grads Didn’t Complete Their Coursework

Such a discovery is alarming, but it’s even more disturbing to hear where these deficiencies occur, namely, history and foreign language....

Plato Can Help You Find Love

Plato Can Help You Find Love

Love is not the solution to life’s problems, but it certainly makes them more bearable.

Catholic Church in Australia Rocked by Sex Abuse Report

Catholic Church in Australia Rocked by Sex Abuse Report

The story is ghastly enough, but the media has doubled the horror.

Rational Discourse: Has Relativism Caused Its Decline?

Rational Discourse: Has Relativism Caused Its Decline?

Would we see less anger, frustration, and ostracism on college campuses and in America at large if we returned to a more objective view of truth?

Wikipedia Bans Daily Mail as Source

Wikipedia Bans Daily Mail as Source

The ban comes days after the British paper published a story in which a whistleblower alleged a federal agency manipulated climate data. 

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