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The Barbarians are Behind the Walls

The Barbarians are Behind the Walls

The Brussels attacks reveal an open society isn't the problem. 

Are Anti-Bullying Laws Preventing Critical Thinking?

Are Anti-Bullying Laws Preventing Critical Thinking?

Children need to learn how to give and receive logical critiques.

Should Students be Taught to Spot Logical Fallacies?

Should Students be Taught to Spot Logical Fallacies?

It would certainly come in handy during the political season...

Is Lack of Play the Reason Kids are Depressed?

Is Lack of Play the Reason Kids are Depressed?

There's an overlooked reason why kids can't play like they used to.

Do Americans Need a Weekly Day of Rest?

Do Americans Need a Weekly Day of Rest?

Sunday has become just another ordinary day.

How Johann Sebastian Bach Taught His Students

How Johann Sebastian Bach Taught His Students

4 simple methods every parent and teacher should know.

The Real Reason Feminists Don’t Like ‘Princesses’?

The Real Reason Feminists Don’t Like ‘Princesses’?

It might have to do with the character traits the "princess" mentality encourages...

Who actually is intolerant, violent and wants to suppress speech?

Who actually is intolerant, violent and wants to suppress speech?

The actions of left-leaning protesters around the country makes you wonder.

Psychologist: “Modern Life is Not Good for Mental Health”

Psychologist: “Modern Life is Not Good for Mental Health”

“Ever since the 1930s, young people in America have reported feeling increasingly anxious and depressed.”

Female Reporter Asks: “Is It Just Me, or Have Men Gotten Really Soft?”

Female Reporter Asks: “Is It Just Me, or Have Men Gotten Really Soft?”

“Please teach your sons to be men, because the women of the world are tired of the boys.”

Feminist: Women Can’t Have It All

Feminist: Women Can’t Have It All

A high-powered feminist came clean in The Atlantic. 

Teacher: Making Things Fosters Entrepreneurial Thinking in Children

Teacher: Making Things Fosters Entrepreneurial Thinking in Children

There's value in those messy crafts and experiments scattered around the house.

Did Anti-Trump Protesters Actually Help Trump?

Did Anti-Trump Protesters Actually Help Trump?

Human nature at work. 

 

St. Patrick didn’t Drive Out the Snakes

St. Patrick didn’t Drive Out the Snakes

Here’s a thought on where the myth came from, though. 

5 Myths about Apprenticeships

5 Myths about Apprenticeships

Myth 1: Apprenticeship students are dumb failures.

Republican Establishment Fulfills Caricature of Itself

Republican Establishment Fulfills Caricature of Itself

Showtime's 'The Circus' reveals why there’s turmoil in the Republican Party.

You Can't Have Social Justice without Free Speech

You Can't Have Social Justice without Free Speech

Restrictions on Speech Haven't Made Campuses more Just

Homeowner Shoots Teen Breaking in to Home, Family of Teen Livid at Homeowner

Homeowner Shoots Teen Breaking in to Home, Family of Teen Livid at Homeowner

The awful, awful story raises a lot of questions about personal responsibility and morals. 

Is a Lack of Healthy Fear Behind Today’s Discipline Problems?

Is a Lack of Healthy Fear Behind Today’s Discipline Problems?

If children have no consequences to fear, then why should they be inspired to obey the rules or even strive for academic success?

Oh, no! WhereWhitePeopleMeet.com Exists

Oh, no! WhereWhitePeopleMeet.com Exists

The cultural reaction is telling. 

College Student learns the World isn’t Nice

College Student learns the World isn’t Nice

North Korea has sentenced Otto Warmbier to 15 years of hard labor. 

A Convincing Case for Saying ‘Y’all’?

A Convincing Case for Saying ‘Y’all’?

Has "You" been doing double duty in the English language for too long? 

15 Things Christ said that weren’t Nice

15 Things Christ said that weren’t Nice

Christ-like might not be what some people think. 

A Snapshot of James Madison’s Reading List

A Snapshot of James Madison’s Reading List

How many have you read?

Why Children Should be Encouraged to Build Things

Why Children Should be Encouraged to Build Things

Are we squelching critical and creative thinking?
 

The West’s War on Children

The West’s War on Children

The prejudice against children begins from an immoderate desire for order.

Exclusive, Racist, Judgmental, and Dull: Cities are the New Suburbs

Exclusive, Racist, Judgmental, and Dull: Cities are the New Suburbs

When did America’s cities become like 1950s suburbs?

Why the Holocaust Should Matter to You

Why the Holocaust Should Matter to You

The Holocaust Museum: A Warning against Tyranny, a Tribute to Liberty

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