'You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.'
Even the lowest soldier in the Judaic army was literate, it appears.
Here are the conditions that have given rise to dictators in the past.
Words to ponder in the face of a lighter wallet...
Today the education system and news media fail to awaken this power of reasoning in most.
Is it too late to encourage colleges to start acting like actual institutions of higher learning rather than a glorified form of preschool?
The Sage of Monticello read much more than treatises on government.
The recent viral zombie prank has an interesting parallel to Americans' lack of knowledge.
Kleptocracy means 'rule by thieves'
“Remember that Time is Money."
According to a study released several years ago by the Anti-Defamation League, “half of the people in the world have never heard of the Holocaust.”
King Abdullah of Jordan, a Muslim, announced that he is funding the restoration of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.
In his history Modern Times, Paul Johnson writes how extremist groups on the right coordinated with students to fan activism and foment protests.
Officials at Queen’s University Belfast announced they have solid evidence of where Hannibal’s army crossed into Italia, finally answering the question that perplexed historians for centuries.
Though most people have heard of Nietzsche’s “God is dead” claim, there are few who understand its intended meaning.
Has the education system overlooked one of the most effective ways to give students an academic boost?
The word comes from the Greek ekstasis, meaning “standing outside of oneself.”
In a way, it elucidates a current political and cultural battle picking up steam.
7 quotes on what they thought
These classic, core values apply to a Gentlemen from any century.
Today’s education system too often emphasizes quantity over quality.
Americans today might do well to heed Bonhoeffer’s warning.
Sacrificing principle for the sake of marginalized groups is short-sighted
“Pick your child up from school and you could be charged with trespassing.”
Can you guess which beer-guzzling president named his hounds “Drunkard,” “Tippler,” and “Tipsy”?
A lesson from Laura Ingalls Wilder's "Farmer Boy"
In the 1970s she took part in the execution of a cop.
Thomas Jefferson stole a bit from John Locke.