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Is this what we’ve become?

Is this what we’ve become?

Divorce and an absent father are no laughing matter. 

Two-Parent Households at an All-Time Low

Two-Parent Households at an All-Time Low

Should Americans once again embrace the value of the two-parent family?  

Public school asks students to sing ‘Allahu Akbar’

Public school asks students to sing ‘Allahu Akbar’

There is no value-neutral education. What's the solution?

Large Families Becoming an Oddity in America

Large Families Becoming an Oddity in America

The number of large households is declining, and has been for some time.

Reducing youth aggression isn’t as easy as “Kumbaya”

Reducing youth aggression isn’t as easy as “Kumbaya”

"When marriage bells stop ringing in a neighborhood, the children in that neighborhood turn mean."
 

Our Over-Controlled Society is Damaging Children’s Social Skills

Our Over-Controlled Society is Damaging Children’s Social Skills

Do we need to re-evaluate the controlled, institutionalized approach we have employed toward education and other childhood activities?

The solution to school debt? Prostitution.

The solution to school debt? Prostitution.

But don’t call it prostitution.

10 Classic Tales to Put Under the Tree

10 Classic Tales to Put Under the Tree

Check out some of our staff favorites!

What’s Driving the Rise in ADHD?

What’s Driving the Rise in ADHD?

Is it influenced by American lifestyle choices?

Want a Long-Lasting Marriage? Avoid Cohabitation.

Want a Long-Lasting Marriage? Avoid Cohabitation.

A matter of common sense rather than a prudish whim?

Problem: 21% of Parents Don’t Require Their Kids to Do Chores

Problem: 21% of Parents Don’t Require Their Kids to Do Chores

Ever feel like a meanie by requiring your kids to help with family chores, such as folding laundry or washing dishes?

Single Moms Now Rooming Together

Single Moms Now Rooming Together

And not just for financial reasons, either...

Let Your Child Play Outside? You Could Face Jail for That.

Let Your Child Play Outside? You Could Face Jail for That.

Does society need to step back from its overcautious mentality and allow parents to once again freely carry out their parental rights and duties?

Do you have the post-holiday malaise?

Do you have the post-holiday malaise?

Maybe there’s something to learn from it. 

Three Approaches to Suffering

Three Approaches to Suffering

Some advice from a person who lived through World War II.

The Word "Busy" is Hurting Our Relationships

The Word "Busy" is Hurting Our Relationships

According to Kira Asatryan, the word "busy" is killing adult friendships.

How do you fix bad parenting?

How do you fix bad parenting?

Education plays a big role, but the current system seems incapable.

Most Americans Say Children Today Need More Discipline

Most Americans Say Children Today Need More Discipline

Have many parents unwittingly encouraged their children to be demanding, self-centered individuals?

Secrets of Septuplet Success

Secrets of Septuplet Success

Would more American parents be wise to instill their children with the same mentality on which the McCaughey septuplets have been raised?

Does "Little Women" Get the Marriage Concept Wrong?

Does "Little Women" Get the Marriage Concept Wrong?

A statement from Amy makes us wonder.

Time to be a Prude

Time to be a Prude

“Turn Down for What” reveals how far we’re fallen.

More Pushback Against Black Friday?

More Pushback Against Black Friday?

Do Americans need to take advantage of the time of rest before it’s completely gone? 

Kate Winslet Thinks Fixating on Gender Pay Gap is “Vulgar”

Kate Winslet Thinks Fixating on Gender Pay Gap is “Vulgar”

Is Ms. Winslet on to something?

Why You Should Stay in Your Hometown

Why You Should Stay in Your Hometown

Americans should stop to consider: perhaps permanence—the guardian of family, tradition, practical wisdom, environment, and culture—is worth it.

Fragile Snowflakes or Manipulative Narcissists?

Fragile Snowflakes or Manipulative Narcissists?

It’s worth pondering the role of helicopter-parenting.

The Children are in Charge

The Children are in Charge

Protestor madness at Yale and Missouri are just the latest examples. 

Family Reading Lists for Toddlers to Teens

Family Reading Lists for Toddlers to Teens

Parent-child reading times – even into the teen years – are one of the best ways to turn your child into a well-rounded and educated reader.

5 Tips from 1907 on Turning Your Child into a Reader

5 Tips from 1907 on Turning Your Child into a Reader

How can you ensure your child is reading high quality and worthwhile material?

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