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Who is Really Driving Iranian Unrest?

Who is Really Driving Iranian Unrest?

It's not just foreign governments who have a hand in instigating the protests.

Should Parents Allow Kids to Fight?

Should Parents Allow Kids to Fight?

German kindergartens appear to be places of “lawlessness” to the American parents who send their children to them. But are they?

Amir Khan Receiving Death Threats Because He Posted a Christmas Tree on Instagram

Amir Khan Receiving Death Threats Because He Posted a Christmas Tree on Instagram

The retired British boxer, who is a practicing Muslim, is receiving an avalanche of abuse after posting a picture of a Christmas tree.

A Holiday in Siberia: A Child's Story of Survival in a Soviet Concentration Camp

A Holiday in Siberia: A Child's Story of Survival in a Soviet Concentration Camp

Marysa Dac was 16 months old when horror engulfed Poland.

Quebec's Euthanasia Program is Accelerating Past Belgium's

Quebec's Euthanasia Program is Accelerating Past Belgium's

After two years of euthanasia in Quebec, a look at the numbers.

The Growing Muslim Population in Europe

The Growing Muslim Population in Europe

Are we looking at the end of Europe as we know it?

Eating Out is Probably Devouring Much More of Your Budget Than You Realize

Eating Out is Probably Devouring Much More of Your Budget Than You Realize

A new study reveals a big gap in what people think they spend on eating out and what they actually spend. 

Why England’s Reading Scores Are Soaring While the U.S. Lags Behind

Why England’s Reading Scores Are Soaring While the U.S. Lags Behind

It might have something to do with the approach each takes toward reading instruction.

C.S. Lewis on Government, Economics, and Freedom

C.S. Lewis on Government, Economics, and Freedom

“I believe a man is happier, and happy in a richer way, if he has ‘the freeborn mind’. But I doubt whether he can have this without economic independence, which the new society is abolishing."

Can America stop being the world's policeman?

Can America stop being the world's policeman?

In his Farewell Address, George Washington urged America to be non-interventionist, but that was before the nuclear age.

Why We Shouldn't Confuse Philanthropy and Welfare

Why We Shouldn't Confuse Philanthropy and Welfare

Friedrich Hayek was right to voice caution against using coercion to achieve a 'greater good'.

Canadian T.A. Reveals that Objective Truth is Not the Goal of Higher Education

Canadian T.A. Reveals that Objective Truth is Not the Goal of Higher Education

A Canadian T.A. was called to task for objectively sharing both sides of an issue in a university discussion.

6 Key Elements in Understanding the Tangled Uranium One Scandal

6 Key Elements in Understanding the Tangled Uranium One Scandal

Two House committees are investigating the tangled deal involving Russia, its acquiring of U.S. uranium, and Bill and Hillary Clinton.

Why Rome's Republic Fell With Cicero

Why Rome's Republic Fell With Cicero

Cicero was the Roman Socrates, a man who stood for the community over time, rather than the community of the moment. Like his Greek ancestor, Cicero died a martyr.

Black Markets Are Saving Lives in North Korea

Black Markets Are Saving Lives in North Korea

Black markets remain a crucial element of survival for many North Koreans today.

Muslim Inbreeding is a Huge Problem--And People Don't Want to Talk About It

Muslim Inbreeding is a Huge Problem--And People Don't Want to Talk About It

Marriage between cousins remains rampant in much of the Muslim world. And the results are truly tragic.

Bill Nye’s Doomsday Predictions on Overpopulation Get Lambasted

Bill Nye’s Doomsday Predictions on Overpopulation Get Lambasted

We the Internet TV just rolled out a new video on ‘the Science Guy’.

You Can't Deny that Venezuela is a Socialist Calamity

You Can't Deny that Venezuela is a Socialist Calamity

As Venezuela descends into a nightmare of starvation and violence, the long-standing debate over the feasibility of socialism takes on new relevance.

Cultural Appropriation Column Costs Magazine Editor His Job

Cultural Appropriation Column Costs Magazine Editor His Job

Hal Niedzviecki said literature becomes “exhaustingly white and middle class” when writers are discouraged from writing about other cultures.

Dostoyevsky on Why Lust is Dangerous

Dostoyevsky on Why Lust is Dangerous

Lust and its corrupting power are a central theme in Dostoyevsky's masterpiece 'The Brothers of Karamazov.'

What Anne Shirley Teaches about Dealing with Victimhood

What Anne Shirley Teaches about Dealing with Victimhood

L.M. Montgomery's beloved Anne books give many examples of how true victims should behave.

The Epic of Gilgamesh: A Guide to the Classics

The Epic of Gilgamesh: A Guide to the Classics

The Epic of Gilgamesh explores the nature and meaning of being human, and asks the questions that continue to be debated in the modern day.

MIT Is Making Kid-Friendly Communist Propaganda

MIT Is Making Kid-Friendly Communist Propaganda

'Communism for Kids' is coming to a bookstore near you.

What's So Bad about the Empire?

What's So Bad about the Empire?

What does Emperor Palpatine actually do with his power?

Where did Nazi doctors learn their ethics?

Where did Nazi doctors learn their ethics?

They had plenty of ethics - just the wrong kind.

Free College Works--If You Want to Help the Rich

Free College Works--If You Want to Help the Rich

England ditched free college because it only increased inequities between rich and poor.

How May Day Went From a Religious Holiday to a Socialist One

How May Day Went From a Religious Holiday to a Socialist One

Communist countries have enshrined May Day as one of their most important holidays, often marked by elaborate workforce parades. 

What Princess Charlotte’s Portrait Teaches Us About Raising Adults

What Princess Charlotte’s Portrait Teaches Us About Raising Adults

The Royals have caught onto an idea that’s been completely overlooked by all of us commoners across the pond.

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