Family

The Benefits and Best Practices of Religious Parenting

The Benefits and Best Practices of Religious Parenting

Practicing a religion has many positive affects for you and your family, but how you practice your faith matters almost as much as having one to begin with.

The Tradwife Movement Reminds Us of the Virtue of Service in Marriage

The Tradwife Movement Reminds Us of the Virtue of Service in Marriage

The TradWife movement is a valuable reminder about the fulfilling nature of working in service toward others, instead of just serving ourselves.

The Decline of the Boy Scouts… but the Rise of Masculinity?

The Decline of the Boy Scouts… but the Rise of Masculinity?

Perhaps there’s still hope for American masculinity.

Five Tips for Working While Caring for Small Children

Five Tips for Working While Caring for Small Children

Five of the biggest lessons I’ve gleaned from five years of balancing motherhood with freelance work.

My Daughter Plays Like a Trad Wife

My Daughter Plays Like a Trad Wife

The Trad Wife movement has drawn the ire of feminists. Shouldn't we allow women to stay in the home if its what makes them happy?

Five Ways to ‘Live Below Your Means’

Five Ways to ‘Live Below Your Means’

Some easy ways families can work together, live below their means, and build meaningful connections with one another.

In Defense of Childhood Boredom

In Defense of Childhood Boredom

It's possible that modern parents are doing their children a disservice by constantly striving to ensure they are not bored.

‘Marriage Story’ Is the Perfect Movie for Our Narcissistic Time

‘Marriage Story’ Is the Perfect Movie for Our Narcissistic Time

The message of Netflix's "Marriage Story" is not one of liberation, but one of deep-rooted narcissism that tells us marriage is a trivial affair.

Super Bowl Sunday’s Introduction to Pornography

Super Bowl Sunday’s Introduction to Pornography

Super Bowl LIV's half time show was an introduction to pornography for a large segment of America who just wanted to watch a football game with their family.

Celebrating the New Masculinity of Millennial Dads

Celebrating the New Masculinity of Millennial Dads

Dads today are much different than they used to be, and neither conservatives nor liberals quite know what to make of this change.

E.B. White’s Forgotten Story About the Tyranny of Good Intentions

E.B. White’s Forgotten Story About the Tyranny of Good Intentions

Government bureaucrats intervening into the lives of American citizens often leaves people worse off then if they had been left alone.

Kobe Bryant’s 'Letter to My Younger Self' Holds a Lesson for Us All

Kobe Bryant’s 'Letter to My Younger Self' Holds a Lesson for Us All

Kobe Bryant's letter to his younger self reveals a great deal about the economic realities of modern American society and human nature.

Violence by Women Against Men Is Rising in the UK

Violence by Women Against Men Is Rising in the UK

Why is media glamorizing female violence against men? Surely all violence is to be discouraged... right?

How Drag Queen Story Hour Expanded Across America

How Drag Queen Story Hour Expanded Across America

Drag Queen Story Hour started on the West Coast and has spread at an alarming rate to schools and libraries across the United States.

Sex and Society: What History Tells Us About the Effects of Sexual Freedom

Sex and Society: What History Tells Us About the Effects of Sexual Freedom

A society such as ours which “embraces total sexual freedom” soon comes to ruin.

Should Women Stay Single?

Should Women Stay Single?

Is the best life a life with the least stresses, the freedom to do anything, and no-one around to have to compromise with; a life in which you can experience as much pleasure as possible? 

Raising Autonomous Children Starts at the Dinner Table

Raising Autonomous Children Starts at the Dinner Table

American parents are ready to bend over backwards to enable their kids' food autonomy. Could this be the exact opposite of what they should be doing?

When It Comes to Family, California's Elite Live Differently Than They Preach

When It Comes to Family, California's Elite Live Differently Than They Preach

Californians have family lives full of contradictions, where they publicly endorse one lifestyle, while they live in an entirely different manner.

Gender Studies at the Grocery Store

Gender Studies at the Grocery Store

As hard as it may be to believe, women use men as much as men use women, and women want babies as much as men want sex.

The Fertility Industry Is a Science Fiction Nightmare

The Fertility Industry Is a Science Fiction Nightmare

The fertility industry is an exploitative, morally bankrupt business which misleads and damages the people who donate their genetic material.

How This Teen Entrepreneur Created a Million-Dollar Candy Empire

How This Teen Entrepreneur Created a Million-Dollar Candy Empire

At age 14, Alina Morse achieved “the American Dream.” How did it happen?

Is Parental Burnout Something We Must Live With?

Is Parental Burnout Something We Must Live With?

Parental burnout is a serious problem, but is it one that we could solve simply by stepping back, taking stock, and readjusting the way we approach it?

'We' Should Not Regulate Homeschooling

'We' Should Not Regulate Homeschooling

An NPR story aired last week with the headline, “How Should We Regulate Homeschooling?” Short answer: “We” shouldn’t.

The Dark Side of Supportive Relationships

The Dark Side of Supportive Relationships

When you have an argument, what do you look for from your partner? Emotional support can be good, but there are downsides.

The 2010s: A Decade of Disappearing Youth in America

The 2010s: A Decade of Disappearing Youth in America

The world is waking up to the problem of low fertility rates, as the demographics of America shift dramatically towards the elderly and towards immigrants.

Intellectual Takeout’s Five Favorite Christmas Movies

Intellectual Takeout’s Five Favorite Christmas Movies

The staff at Intellectual Takeout participated in a highly non-scientific poll to crown our favorite Christmas movies. What are your Christmas favorites?

Why Are Women Proposing to Their Boyfriends?

Why Are Women Proposing to Their Boyfriends?

Women are starting to propose to their boyfriends. What's behind this trend and can we expect it to continue?

Why Are so Few People Born on Christmas and Other Holidays?

Why Are so Few People Born on Christmas and Other Holidays?

There are reasons why you don't know many people who have their birthday on Christmas, or New Years Day, or April Fools' Day.

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