Unearned praise, we seem to have determined, is necessary to ensure that children don’t get depressed and fall further behind their peers.
Let’s talk about the issues behind Chicago’s violence.
Would we see a change of direction in society if more kids were raised in a “chore culture” of hard work and responsibility both at home and school?
Bad parenting or not, the perpetrators of this crime must be held accountable for their actions.
Have we been misguided in our attempts toward gender neutrality?
It's quite simple really.
Society is experiencing a “devaluation of masculinity,” a fact attributable to the lack of male role models in current culture.
France thinks it's the parents, not the kids, who need an attitude adjustment.
Are we living to work rather than working to live?
The daughter of screen legend Debbie Reynolds and singer Eddie Fisher, Carrie Fisher grew up in the glamour (and turbulence) of Hollywood.
While giving women a platform to conduct sex work, webcamming also generates sizeable corporate profits.
The more diverse friendship networks we cultivate, the less we think in categories of “us vs. them."
The rise of zero-tolerance discipline policies in schools has resulted in suspensions for … interesting incidents. 2016 was no exception.
"Then Kyle replied, ‘Shut up, mom. You don’t know what you’re talking about.’ ... Kyle is 10 years old."
Research shows that 83 percent of five-year-olds think that Santa Claus is real. Why?
A pair of Harvard researchers found that humans spend nearly half their time thinking about something other than what they’re doing.
Why are we not surprised?
Another attack on Christmas?
The reality is that almost everyone–single, infertile, overwhelmed by parenting, out of work–has their own set of heartaches and personal issues.
For many years now, my family has always tried to make some time over the holidays to sit down together and read old Christmas stories.
Tis the season of love, merriment, and ... binge drinking.
And it happens in the first 30 seconds of the film.
Four reasons Professor Ali Gordon became a fan of homeschooling.
“Baby regret” seems to be the zeitgeist, and we have to wonder why.
Originally he had intended to write a pamphlet called “An Appeal to the People of England, on Behalf of the Poor Man's Child.”
The newest relationship buster: a pair of researchers found that excessive smartphone usage ranks right up there with bad sex and money problems.
What was the real purpose of this psychological waterboarding?
In public discussions, men have permission to disagree. Women, on the other hand, face much more pressure to conform to the Idea.