How often have you heard someone praised for having an open mind? Pretty often, I’d bet.
Blurring of the terms "democracy" and "republic" fosters ignorance of the crucial reasons why the founders of the U.S. structured the government as they did.
In having heroes “we make the best features of an historical person’s life” our own.
If James K. Polk can be credited with adding a huge swath of territory to the American empire, might Donald Trump one day be credited with preserving that long ago victory by reversing the gradual makeover of the southwestern United States?
Once upon a time kids didn’t go to preschool. Or kindergarten. And when they did go to the latter, the expectations were much more kid-friendly and age appropriate.
During a CNN town hall on Monday, a student asked Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris whether they would allow felons in prison to vote.
An experience in the concentration camp caused one woman to abandon her indifference toward the suffering of Christ.
What a horrible way for the West to begin Holy Week.
Today is Tax Day, the day when individual income tax returns are due to the federal government.
Noah Webster offers some advice for women evaluating suitors.
A full-blown war is raging against the Electoral College.
I was the bat boy for the "Knoxville Smokies" for five years. I can’t think of a better way to grow up than spending those thousands of hours at the ballpark. I felt extremely lucky, and still do.
Those who smear an entire part of the population with the label “white privilege” paint with far too broad a brush.
It turns out that this paradox of isolation and connection is nothing new. Fyodor Dostoevsky observed a similar trend in his own day.
In the end, we can have individual justice or we can have social justice, but we can’t have both
Education freedom begins when government compulsion ends.
Our elites believe they can engineer complex systems and institutions from the top, and thereby control national and global conditions. But our tech-based systems have outgrown such deterministic control.
When an old person dies, a library burns to the ground.
Benito Mussolini coined the term "fascism" to describe his political movement 100 years ago. Here are five things you should know about fascism.
The survival of liberty depends on skepticism of government power—and make no mistake, that includes President Trump.
Tax season is a good time to remind us that the history of taxes tells the story of whole civilizations.
The current push to pass the ERA arguably has nothing to do with legal equality...
The monarchy the revolution deposed was mild and nonviolent in comparison with the revolution that followed it.
Mussolini's life offers deep, cautionary insights for contemporary politics.
As the issue of reparations for victims of slavery rages, we encounter a common problem: virtually no one is addressing the specifics of how such a reparations effort would be administered.
If we truly believe men and women to be equal, then does that include the capacity for mistakes?
G.K. Chesterton believed we have something to learn from the controversial and inflammatory Dominican friar Savonarola. Was he right?
Their coalitions are co-existing uneasily—which could mean a shift and even a third-party challenger.