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Venezuela’s Nightmare: 5 Reasons It's Likely to Get Worse

Venezuela’s Nightmare: 5 Reasons It's Likely to Get Worse

We know this assessment isn’t what millions of suffering Venezuelans will want to hear, but Maduro may hold on to power for quite some time.

Children Are Now Being Euthanized in Belgium

Children Are Now Being Euthanized in Belgium

According to the latest report from the government agency which tracks euthanasia deaths, the children were 9, 11 and 17 years old.

Border Walls Many Americans Don’t Know Exist

Border Walls Many Americans Don’t Know Exist

Is Trump’s border wall really that crazy of an idea?

5 Things Muslims and Christians Can Agree On

5 Things Muslims and Christians Can Agree On

While there are undeniably a great number of fundamental differences between Islam and Christianity, there are a handful of concepts the two popular religions share.

The Solution to Poverty Isn't Charity. It's Opportunity

The Solution to Poverty Isn't Charity. It's Opportunity

Treating symptoms is not enough.

In 2017, the U.S. Led the World in CO2 Emission Reduction. It’s the 9th Time This Century

In 2017, the U.S. Led the World in CO2 Emission Reduction. It’s the 9th Time This Century

This also was the third consecutive year that emissions in the U.S. declined.

Denmark’s New “Ghetto” Policies: A Desperate Push for Cultural Assimilation of Muslims?

Denmark’s New “Ghetto” Policies: A Desperate Push for Cultural Assimilation of Muslims?

One of the most controversial new laws is that children in low-income “ghettos” (an official government term) must attend mandatory cultural education sessions. 

Mexico Begins Its Own Trek to Hell

Mexico Begins Its Own Trek to Hell

There is no doubt that Mexico is going to experience a big transformation after December 2018.

Illegal Immigrants Are Far More Likely to Commit Serious Crimes Than the U.S. Public

Illegal Immigrants Are Far More Likely to Commit Serious Crimes Than the U.S. Public

Data from the Obama administration Census Bureau and Department of Justice proves that illegal immigrants are far more likely to commit serious crimes than the U.S. population

YouTube Refuses to Take Down ‘Baby Raping’ Video—As It Cracks Down on Instructional Gun Videos

YouTube Refuses to Take Down ‘Baby Raping’ Video—As It Cracks Down on Instructional Gun Videos

Uproar is growing over a music video created by the artistic duo Simon G & Mr Cool that features the performers singing about raping babies.

Ban Burqas? Don't be Too Hasty

Ban Burqas? Don't be Too Hasty

Could the ban be the first step towards the Netherlands becoming a religiously oppressive nation? 

Why the Dutch 'Burqa Ban' is a Good Thing

Why the Dutch 'Burqa Ban' is a Good Thing

On Tuesday, the Netherlands joined a growing number of European nations to implement a "Burqa Ban." Here's why that's a good thing.

Why People in Hong Kong Have Incomes 5x Higher Than People in China's Richest Province

Why People in Hong Kong Have Incomes 5x Higher Than People in China's Richest Province

The people of Hong Kong understand that a free market left alone is a market that will flourish.

British Physician Accused of 'Shortening the Lives' of Hundreds of Patients Resigns

British Physician Accused of 'Shortening the Lives' of Hundreds of Patients Resigns

A recently released report found an “institutionalized regime” of disregard for human life at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

The U.S. Is a More Dangerous Country for Women than North Korea, 548 Women’s Rights Experts Concluded

The U.S. Is a More Dangerous Country for Women than North Korea, 548 Women’s Rights Experts Concluded

In North Korea, tens of thousands of women are trafficked and trapped in prison camps. But somehow, it’s the U.S. where women are doomed.

Cruelty on the Border; Cruelty North of the Border

Cruelty on the Border; Cruelty North of the Border

The Trump Administration is separating families to stop illegal immigration. How about separated families at home?

What Russia’s Real-Life ‘Hooligan’ Fight Clubs Can Teach Us About Reality, Violence, and the Human Condition

What Russia’s Real-Life ‘Hooligan’ Fight Clubs Can Teach Us About Reality, Violence, and the Human Condition

Why would bare-knuckle, mob-style, illegal fighting be so popular for anyone?

Hayek Can Teach Trump the Key to Bringing Political Freedom to North Korea

Hayek Can Teach Trump the Key to Bringing Political Freedom to North Korea

According to Nobel Prize laureate F.A. Hayek, easing restrictions on economic freedom may be exactly what is needed to encourage political freedom in a totalitarian state.

The Dream and the Nightmare of Globalization

The Dream and the Nightmare of Globalization

What would become the globalized project was predicated on lots of flawed, but unquestioned assumptions.

The Op-Ed on Diversity that Got a Best-Selling American Author Sacked by Penguin

The Op-Ed on Diversity that Got a Best-Selling American Author Sacked by Penguin

Lionel Shriver was sacked by Penguin Random House for penning an op-ed critical of the company's new diversity policy.

Trump Follows the Advice of John Quincy Adams. But Will Kim Jong-un Reform?

Trump Follows the Advice of John Quincy Adams. But Will Kim Jong-un Reform?

No matter how conciliatory President Trump is, for peace to occur, Kim Jong-un is going to have to decide to retire from organized crime and allow North Korea to prosper by becoming a nation producing and trading legal goods and services.  

Thank God Trump Isn’t a Foreign Policy Expert

Thank God Trump Isn’t a Foreign Policy Expert

This is yet another sign of the dawning of a new era of American politics; this is the return of actual political life.

5 Facts About the Kim Dynasty of North Korea

5 Facts About the Kim Dynasty of North Korea

Five facts you should know about the Kim family, the secretive autocratic regime that has ruled North Korea for more than sixty years.

Why People in the UK (and U.S. Media) Should Go Back and Read John Milton’s 'Areopagitikos'

Why People in the UK (and U.S. Media) Should Go Back and Read John Milton’s 'Areopagitikos'

Tommy’s Robinson’s imprisonment reveals that free speech no longer holds the exalted status it once held in the Western world.

When Playing Hooky Leads to Police Investigations, Interrogations, and Fines

When Playing Hooky Leads to Police Investigations, Interrogations, and Fines

While homeschooling is legal in all 50 U.S. states, parental rights in America are precarious.

The Real Show Stealer at the Royal Wedding Wasn't the American Preacher

The Real Show Stealer at the Royal Wedding Wasn't the American Preacher

The newlyweds were given a lot to chew on besides diversity and inclusiveness.

Democrats and Republicans Agree: Public Schools Stink

Democrats and Republicans Agree: Public Schools Stink

Recognizing a problem is the first step toward solving it.

Why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Should Change Their PR Once the Honeymoon’s Over

Why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Should Change Their PR Once the Honeymoon’s Over

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who will wed on Saturday, should not be lulled into a false sense of security by the positive coverage they’ve been receiving. 

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