Literature

Lucy Doesn’t Love Sensitivity Readers

Lucy Doesn’t Love Sensitivity Readers

Sensitivity readers still follow religious guidelines, it's just the religion of political correctness instead of the priest, pastor, and rabbi that Lucy dealt with.

Father Brown’s Lesson for American Education

Father Brown’s Lesson for American Education

G. K. Chesterton's priest detective is a man of duty, as well as a man of immense curiosity. American students could stand to learn from Father Brown's example.

Associated Press Twists the Facts About Trump's Impeachment

Associated Press Twists the Facts About Trump's Impeachment

The Associated Press is spouting a lot of easily disproved talking points regarding the Democratic Party's impeachment proceedings against Trump.

E.B. White’s Forgotten Story About the Tyranny of Good Intentions

E.B. White’s Forgotten Story About the Tyranny of Good Intentions

Government bureaucrats intervening into the lives of American citizens often leaves people worse off then if they had been left alone.

How Drag Queen Story Hour Expanded Across America

How Drag Queen Story Hour Expanded Across America

Drag Queen Story Hour started on the West Coast and has spread at an alarming rate to schools and libraries across the United States.

Farewell, Christopher Tolkien. Middle-Earth Is Indebted to You

Farewell, Christopher Tolkien. Middle-Earth Is Indebted to You

If J.R.R. Tolkien was a Titan, Christopher was Atlas, with the weight of a cosmology on his back.

Children Under Siege in the Digital Age

Children Under Siege in the Digital Age

Millions of children today are raised, by default, to be slaves to group-think, addicted to endorphins released from a digital device, burdened with neural pathways so obliterated that nary a logical thought might pass from brain to lips…

Rowling and King Slam Into the Woke Diversity Cult

Rowling and King Slam Into the Woke Diversity Cult

Stephen King is the latest author to fall victim to a woke lynch mob. His crime? Stating that art should stand on its own merits.

Saving the Real American Dream in 2020

Saving the Real American Dream in 2020

In the midst of the noise of the 2020 elections, we need to stay clear-headed in continuing our pursuit of the American dream.

Jonathan Swift Explains Why We Don’t Trust Politicians

Jonathan Swift Explains Why We Don’t Trust Politicians

If politicians continually lie to gain power and stay in control is it not wise to minimize their power?

The Anti-Feminist Message Hidden in ‘Little Women’

The Anti-Feminist Message Hidden in ‘Little Women’

This passage seems to be overlooked when creating "Little Women" for the feminist mind.

Forever Free: The Importance of Literacy

Forever Free: The Importance of Literacy

One way to get people to stop reading books is to fail to teach them to read proficiently.

Why Do Teachers Make Us Read Old Books?

Why Do Teachers Make Us Read Old Books?

There are a lot of books out there. Why is it important for students to read older books when there is so much new material available?

C.S. Lewis Predicted Our Doom

C.S. Lewis Predicted Our Doom

There are many pieces of dystopian literature out there. Perhaps C.S. Lewis' lesser known work holds the truth of our present world.

How Romanticism Encouraged the Decline of Marriage

How Romanticism Encouraged the Decline of Marriage

Marriage is growing rare, even obsolete. It might be because of Romanticism. 

Why Transhumanists’ Quest for Earthly Immortality is Misguided

Why Transhumanists’ Quest for Earthly Immortality is Misguided

A classic children's novel questions the central tenant of transhumanism. 

9th Grade Reading Lists: 1922 vs. Today

9th Grade Reading Lists: 1922 vs. Today

Have you ever thought that high school graduates today… well, just don’t seem to know or understand as much as they once did?

The Root of Our Troubles

The Root of Our Troubles

Plato's Republic sheds profound light on the real problem.

Self-Esteem: Not the Virtue We Think It Is

Self-Esteem: Not the Virtue We Think It Is

Is humility worth defending?

Surprising Parenting Advice From 'Vanity Fair'

Surprising Parenting Advice From 'Vanity Fair'

Thackeray was a brilliant observer of human nature. His advice on how to raise children deserves to be taken into consideration.

Why I’m Glad I Read Toni Morrison’s Beloved (Even Though I Didn’t Want To)

Why I’m Glad I Read Toni Morrison’s Beloved (Even Though I Didn’t Want To)

While reading Toni Morrison’s Beloved was initially akin to pulling teeth, I found it to be an enriching read.

The Batman and Tolkien’s Batman

The Batman and Tolkien’s Batman

It is therefore the batman, not The Batman, who is the real hero.

Why Are Children’s Books Narrating Confusion?

Why Are Children’s Books Narrating Confusion?

Why have we rejected classic children’s books for the chaotic mess of modern children's books?

Apocalypse Now: Be Careful What You Wish For

Apocalypse Now: Be Careful What You Wish For

We must look back at Nagasaki and Hiroshima, and say, “Never again.”

How Children Are Missing Life’s Meaning

How Children Are Missing Life’s Meaning

Is there something about the quiet, relaxed beauty of the outdoors that does something to refresh not only our bodies, but our souls as well?

Melinda Gates’ Love Letter to the Pill

Melinda Gates’ Love Letter to the Pill

“Contraceptives are the greatest life-saving, poverty-ending, women-empowering innovation ever created.”

What ‘The Little Mermaid’ Really Teaches About Unrequited Love

What ‘The Little Mermaid’ Really Teaches About Unrequited Love

The Little Mermaid is a great story that teaches how to deal with unrequited love.

Three Things Wrong With "Atlas Shrugged" (That Have Nothing to Do With Objectivism)

Pages