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George Washington’s Secret to Successful Government

George Washington’s Secret to Successful Government

As we continue on the elusive quest for an ideal 45th president, perhaps we would benefit from examining the first: George Washington.

Is the Pope Infallible? It depends.

Is the Pope Infallible? It depends.

Here’s some clarity on what the Catholic Church actually believes. 

Have We Taken the Whole ‘Disorder’ Thing Too Far?

Have We Taken the Whole ‘Disorder’ Thing Too Far?

There’s a new disorder on the loose and it’s known as PIU: Problematic Internet Use.

Harper Lee on ‘Equality’

Harper Lee on ‘Equality’

4 surprising quotes from To Kill a Mockingbird.

New Study: Parenting More Effective than Ritalin for ADHD

New Study: Parenting More Effective than Ritalin for ADHD

Children who went through "behavior modification" treatment saw significant benefits.

What’s the meaning?

What’s the meaning?

Bernie’s new t-shirt by Shep Fairey looks like a cross.

Can a Christian build a wall?

Can a Christian build a wall?

The Pope made a statement he might want to walk back. 

The Real Reason Why We Should Read

The Real Reason Why We Should Read

Words of wisdom from Sir Francis Bacon.

The End of Ideas in American Politics?

The End of Ideas in American Politics?

Americans have long mistrusted intellectuals, nowhere more so than when intellectuals have had access to power. There is considerable irony in this apprehension, for the Founding Fathers were themselves men of intellect and learning.

Yes, Blacks can be Racist

Yes, Blacks can be Racist

In the name of Black Lives Matter, a white Marine allegedly was beat up by a group of black teens and adults.

What’s Really Causing So Many School Suspensions

What’s Really Causing So Many School Suspensions

The answer shouldn't surprise us.

Revered Philosopher: Children Actually Want Parents to Lay Down the Law
Doctor: Physicians Don’t Care About Their Patients Anymore

Doctor: Physicians Don’t Care About Their Patients Anymore

Has medicine today become too much about process, and not enough about relationships?

How Air Combat Changed Roald Dahl

How Air Combat Changed Roald Dahl

Did you know the famous author was a fighter pilot in World War II?

Teachers Fed Up with Undisciplined Students

Teachers Fed Up with Undisciplined Students

An increasing number of teachers are reluctant to encourage others to follow their footsteps.

This is How a Chinese Son Begged His Parents for Forgiveness

This is How a Chinese Son Begged His Parents for Forgiveness

Could the West use some more respect for its elders?

3 Reasons Why Antonin Scalia Was a Great Writer

3 Reasons Why Antonin Scalia Was a Great Writer

Considering that only 27% of American students are proficient in writing, would American students benefit from learning from some of his writing secrets? 

Tradition with Incredible Track Record Predicts the GOP Nominee
Euthanasia for Depression: A Bad Idea?

Euthanasia for Depression: A Bad Idea?

New data has led to a concern that physician-assisted death is serving as a substitute for effective psychological support.

The return of the housewife

The return of the housewife

Women are reclaiming the word “housewife” as old-fashioned homemaking comes back into vogue.

Top Ten Ways to Be a Man

Top Ten Ways to Be a Man

Maybe we need to reconsider our codes of conduct, especially when it comes to the art of being a man.

Are Gentlemen a Thing of the Past?

Are Gentlemen a Thing of the Past?

It’s become a common complaint of women that there aren’t any decent men around.

Study: Americans Desire a Long Life, But Many Don’t Want to Work for It

Study: Americans Desire a Long Life, But Many Don’t Want to Work for It

It's a literal "eat your cake and have it, too" situation 

Why the Culture Wars Are Philosophy Wars

Why the Culture Wars Are Philosophy Wars

There are competing notions of liberty.

T.S. Eliot on Early Childhood Education

T.S. Eliot on Early Childhood Education

We're in a Catch-22 when it comes to parenting and education.

Cohabitation is Socially Acceptable, But is it Socially Beneficial?

Cohabitation is Socially Acceptable, But is it Socially Beneficial?

The American College of Pediatricians has something to say about that.

A Poignant Quote from Will Durant

A Poignant Quote from Will Durant

Our lives are full of treasure, but our hearts are empty. 

Less Freedom and Equality, more Justice?

Less Freedom and Equality, more Justice?

We need less ideology in our discourse and decision making. 

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