Family

The West’s War on Children

The West’s War on Children

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

Just Because a Kid is 'Hard' Doesn’t Mean He’s not 'Normal'

Just Because a Kid is 'Hard' Doesn’t Mean He’s not 'Normal'

The tyranny of "normal" is hurting children. 

The Best and Worst Story you will Read Today

The Best and Worst Story you will Read Today

Sixteen abandoned elderly patients saved by a cook and a janitor. 

Does the State Interfere Too Much in Parenting?

Does the State Interfere Too Much in Parenting?

A new case from Indiana goes a bit overboard.

Why Millennials Should Learn to Cook

Why Millennials Should Learn to Cook

Nothing can replace a home-cooked meal, even if you’re only making it for yourself.

Are We Misdiagnosing Immaturity as ADHD?

Are We Misdiagnosing Immaturity as ADHD?

Perhaps pills shouldn't be the go-to panacea.

Husband and wife split the chores? Divorce is more likely.

Husband and wife split the chores? Divorce is more likely.

Norwegian Study: Marriages are stronger with traditional arrangements. 

Has the Breakdown of the Family Influenced Dating Habits?

Has the Breakdown of the Family Influenced Dating Habits?

The proportion of people who met their spouses through family has dramatically declined.

What Black Lives Matter Should Protest

What Black Lives Matter Should Protest

The group wants a teacher fired now, maybe it should change its focus.

Millennials Aren’t Kidding About Their Declining Income

Millennials Aren’t Kidding About Their Declining Income

"Pensioners by comparison have seen income soar."

Is the Stand-By-Your-Man Attitude Increasingly a Thing of the Past?

Is the Stand-By-Your-Man Attitude Increasingly a Thing of the Past?

Nancy Reagan had it, but will it die with her?

A Parent’s Secret Weapon for Finding Good Children’s Literature

A Parent’s Secret Weapon for Finding Good Children’s Literature

For many busy parents and teachers, it’s hard to know which books are both worthwhile and enjoyable for children to read.

The Case Against Man Caves

The Case Against Man Caves

The man cave signals that masculinity is expressed through escape into a self-made, self-indulgent preserve.

The Key to a Healthy, Happy Life is…

The Key to a Healthy, Happy Life is…

It's something with which John and Abigail Adams had great experience.

2015: the year when Italy’s demographic malaise became apparent

2015: the year when Italy’s demographic malaise became apparent

Can a country's values and way of life survive without children?

New Poll Suggests Reading Strengthens Family Relationships

New Poll Suggests Reading Strengthens Family Relationships

It might also give your child a shot at a six-figure income!
 

Should Parents Give Kids Room to Fail?

Should Parents Give Kids Room to Fail?

In today’s world, it’s become more common for parents to play a large role in engineering their children’s success.

Chick-fil-A: Ditch the Phone and Spend Time with Family

Chick-fil-A: Ditch the Phone and Spend Time with Family

Some companies are recognizing the need to restore interest in family and community.

The Declining Importance of the Family

The Declining Importance of the Family

Nowhere is the concern with the problem of community in Western society more intense than with respect to the family.

Can Religion Help Rejuvenate the Black Community?

Can Religion Help Rejuvenate the Black Community?

By sidelining religion, have we unintentionally contributed to other economic, social, and political problems which plague American life?

New Study: Private School Students Ahead of Their Public School Peers by Two Years

New Study: Private School Students Ahead of Their Public School Peers by Two Years

...even after adjusting for background differences.
 

Australia Discovers that Its Homeschool Students are Far Above Average

Australia Discovers that Its Homeschool Students are Far Above Average

A parliamentary enquiry showed that homeschoolers scored 70 points higher on national assessments.

Is It Okay for Men and Women to Have Different Roles?

Is It Okay for Men and Women to Have Different Roles?

The Gates Foundation wants women to do less "unpaid work".

4 Ways Parents Can Encourage Their Children to Read Good Books

4 Ways Parents Can Encourage Their Children to Read Good Books

Directing children to worthwhile reading material requires more than picking up a book and handing it to them.

Wow… Only 28% of Parents Require Their Children to do Chores

Wow… Only 28% of Parents Require Their Children to do Chores

Are parents missing a great chance to give their children a successful start in life?

Why It's Harmful to Reward Children for Everything

Why It's Harmful to Reward Children for Everything

"In some cases, children are offered rewards not only for mundane tasks like tooth-brushing, but also for what social scientists call pro-social behavior..."

4 Reasons Why This Teacher Now Supports Homeschooling

4 Reasons Why This Teacher Now Supports Homeschooling

"If every student in my classroom were a radio, my home-schooled student was the one whose switch was turned on.”

New Study Suggests Manners Might Reduce Obesity

New Study Suggests Manners Might Reduce Obesity

Would the physical and emotional health of American families improve if they returned to having more mannerly and leisurely dinners together?

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