Much can be learned from Viktor Frankl, a Jewish psychiatrist from Austria who spent three years in concentration camps.
Given their student success rate, is it possible that they’ve discovered a paradigm from which American schools could benefit?
"Math is simply a matter of stating the terms of your argument and then defending those statements using logic."
The "Tory rebel" lost her seat in Parliament for her opposition to Neville Chamberlain, but was vindicated by history.
"It’s worse than you could ever imagine.”
There might be more benefits to taking a year off between high school and college than we realize.
For many parents, the most traumatic family battles are fought at the very place which should be a place of harmony and connection: the dinner table.
Europeans and Americans treat public places very differently.
Is there a way to give children rights without raising them to be ill-behaved little terrors?
One elementary school began teaching Greek and Latin word roots and saw interesting results...
Why are Thai women carrying around fake kids? And are they really haunted?
According to the CDC, suicide rates are higher than during the Great Depression.
...and no, it's not snootiness.
Hair used to be a huge deal to people.
When it comes to an emphasis on the individual, Americans lead the pack.
By avoiding difficult texts in our colleges and universities, have we tossed out the opportunities to create many real “geniuses”?
Here are the conditions that have given rise to dictators in the past.
For most parents the thought of Child Protective Services showing up on the doorstep is terrifying.
It's a way we can actually make a difference.
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.”
In his history Modern Times, Paul Johnson writes how extremist groups on the right coordinated with students to fan activism and foment protests.
Americans today might do well to heed Bonhoeffer’s warning.
A surprising opinion piece by a Dutch political commentator.
A Russian officer, surrounded by ISIS, calls in an airstrike to take them out ... and himself.
It’s safe to say that Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi is one of the most revered figures of the twentieth century.
His method of patient, peaceful resistance to British colonial rule proved both wise and effective. He said many beautiful things, demonstrated powerful discipline, and was a deeply spiritual man.