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7 Top Takeaways From Trump’s UN Speech for Friends and Foes Alike

7 Top Takeaways From Trump’s UN Speech for Friends and Foes Alike

Here are the top takeaways from Trump’s U.N. speech:

The New York Times Explains Why the Minimum Wage Should Be $0.00

The New York Times Explains Why the Minimum Wage Should Be $0.00

One of the greatest takedowns of the minimum wage you’ll ever find comes from an unlikely place.

#MeToo Falls to Tribalism

#MeToo Falls to Tribalism

Disturbing new polls suggest voters only believe sexual assault when the other party is accused of it.

How a Man Landed on a List of Top Female Executives

How a Man Landed on a List of Top Female Executives

Pips Bunce is Director / head of global markets core engineering strategic programs for Credit Suisse. Surprisingly, Pips is not a trans woman, and has no desire to transition.

How to Spot Misleading Statistics in the Gun Control Debate

How to Spot Misleading Statistics in the Gun Control Debate

The question should not be, "Do guns prevent crime?" The question should be, "Are guns useful at resisting crime?"

Diversity Ideology Killed the University. Now, It’s Choking Out Civilization.

Diversity Ideology Killed the University. Now, It’s Choking Out Civilization.

For decades, universities have drifted further and further away from their true purpose. Now they are taking the rest of the world with them.

How Public Pension Liabilities Are Becoming Public Threats

How Public Pension Liabilities Are Becoming Public Threats

Underfunded state pension plans are becoming a pressing problem for state governments.   Even a  wealthy state like Oregon is moving towards a crisis.  

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez and the $3500 Suit

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez and the $3500 Suit

Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez's expensive suit and clothes don't contradict her Socialism.  On the contrary, they are perfectly consistent with historical Socialist practice.  

California's Bill Restricting Speech Is Authoritarian

California's Bill Restricting Speech Is Authoritarian

California’s politicians seem to believe only some ideas are welcome—if those ideas have been “fact-checked” by the heavy hand of government-sponsored boards. 

Why We Couldn’t Create Our Constitution Today

Why We Couldn’t Create Our Constitution Today

Americans should be thankful not only for the rare genius that assembled in Philadelphia in 1787 to draft the Constitution, but for the unique circumstances under which they met.

 

I’m a Pediatrician. Here’s What You Should Know About a New Study on Transgender Suicide.

I’m a Pediatrician. Here’s What You Should Know About a New Study on Transgender Suicide.

A new study is out that examines the risk of suicide among transgender teens. The results confirm a long pattern of data.

Survey Reveals Double Standard on Raising Taxes for Public Higher Ed

Survey Reveals Double Standard on Raising Taxes for Public Higher Ed

It's a whole different game when you're asked to open your wallet...

Justice Ginsburg Calls Kavanaugh Hearings a 'Highly Partisan Show'

Justice Ginsburg Calls Kavanaugh Hearings a 'Highly Partisan Show'

She spoke with a nostalgic smirk on her face while recounting her 96-3 confirmation vote.

Colin Kaepernick and Why the NFL is the New WWE

Colin Kaepernick and Why the NFL is the New WWE

Does the NFL actually want the Colin Kaepernick controversy to continue?

13-Year-Olds Given Mastectomies at California Clinic

13-Year-Olds Given Mastectomies at California Clinic

How old must a girl be to consent to a mastectomy?

The Alarming Findings of a New Study on Transgender Teens and Suicide

The Alarming Findings of a New Study on Transgender Teens and Suicide

The results of the study raise serious questions about how families, schools, doctors, government, and the media should grapple with the increasing number of children and teens who self-identify as transgender.

 ‘Treason’ Is Now a Popular Word – Here’s What It Really Means

‘Treason’ Is Now a Popular Word – Here’s What It Really Means

Claims of "treason" from both sides of the aisle show complete ignorance of the term's meaning.

Seven Ways Men Are No Longer the ‘Privileged’ Sex

Seven Ways Men Are No Longer the ‘Privileged’ Sex

Once the “privileged” sex with many advantages, the American male now seems to be fighting an uphill battle to maintain a fair and reasonable position in society.

Three Ways the U.S. has Changed Since 9/11

Three Ways the U.S. has Changed Since 9/11

Seventeen years after Pearl Harbor the United States presided over a stable world order and a robust, growing economy.  Seventeen years after 9/11, the United States looks weaker and poorer while the world looks less stable.  

Mark Knight is Our Best Tabloid Cartoonist. Is His Serena Williams Drawing Racist?

Mark Knight is Our Best Tabloid Cartoonist. Is His Serena Williams Drawing Racist?

Is the Mark Knight cartoon of Serena Williams racist? It depends on where you sit.

Who Had the Bright Idea of Transferring Men to Women’s Prisons?

Who Had the Bright Idea of Transferring Men to Women’s Prisons?

Just another day in the brave new world of transgender ideology.

‘The Resistance’ to Trump Fails a Basic Test of Courage

‘The Resistance’ to Trump Fails a Basic Test of Courage

Serious publishers are loath to publish anonymous accusations, although they make exceptions for contributors whose lives may be at risk. But that’s not true here.

Professor: My Students Can't Handle Opposing Political Views Anymore

Professor: My Students Can't Handle Opposing Political Views Anymore

As a college teacher, I try to listen to all points of view, and I want students to feel they can speak up in class to express their own thoughts, and to challenge anything I say in class.

‘First Man’ Omission of the Flag Will Not Rewrite US History

‘First Man’ Omission of the Flag Will Not Rewrite US History

The director and the star of “First Man,” a forthcoming film about Neil Armstrong and Apollo 11, are congratulating themselves for leaving out one of the most dramatic moments in spaceflight.

Is 'Monkey This Up' A Racial Slur?

Is 'Monkey This Up' A Racial Slur?

Activists are calling a gubernatorial candidate racist for using the term “monkey this up.” The press is spreading these charges while failing to reveal that others have used this phrase in the same way: as a synonym for “mess things up.”

If Middle Eastern Nations Are Stabilizing, Then Why Do the Refugees Keep Coming?

If Middle Eastern Nations Are Stabilizing, Then Why Do the Refugees Keep Coming?

Hundreds of thousands ended up in Germany after an invitation from Angela Merkel. But now that ISIS has been defeated and the Syrian civil war is winding down, why are refugees continuing to come?

The In-N-Out Burger Boycott Shows that Under Socialism, Those Who Don’t Obey Won’t Eat

The In-N-Out Burger Boycott Shows that Under Socialism, Those Who Don’t Obey Won’t Eat

What kind of twisted mindset demands obedience from others? A mindset that loves power.

Mayor Suggests Fine-Free Libraries So ‘Everyone Can Afford to Check Out a Book’

Mayor Suggests Fine-Free Libraries So ‘Everyone Can Afford to Check Out a Book’

Isn't that the whole point of libraries in the first place?

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