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Study: Smart Kids Are Being Held Back

Study: Smart Kids Are Being Held Back

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University find hard evidence that millions are not being challenged in school.

How Well Do You Know The U.S. Constitution?

How Well Do You Know The U.S. Constitution?

Celebrate Constitution Day with us and see how rights-savvy you truly are!

A Brief History Of Presidents Fibbing About Their Health

A Brief History Of Presidents Fibbing About Their Health

Americans are unforgiving about their presidents having any medical ailments.

What Happens If Hillary Drops Out?

What Happens If Hillary Drops Out?

5 things to consider.

Obamacare Now has a Transgender Mandate?

Obamacare Now has a Transgender Mandate?

The U.S. government seems to be imposing transgender ideology upon doctors.

Profs to Students: Drop course if you're skeptical of global warming

Profs to Students: Drop course if you're skeptical of global warming

"We will not, at any time, debate the science of climate change, nor will the ‘other side’ of the climate change debate be taught..."

BREAKING: Matt Lauer Asked Hillary Clinton Tough Questions

BREAKING: Matt Lauer Asked Hillary Clinton Tough Questions

Now media are flipping out.

Will de Blasio’s Universal Pre-K Hurt Kids Instead of Help?

Will de Blasio’s Universal Pre-K Hurt Kids Instead of Help?

Recent research suggests it may be.

UK to Construct Wall to Stem Flow of Illegal Immigrants

UK to Construct Wall to Stem Flow of Illegal Immigrants

"The French army needs to be deployed because the situation is getting worse."

Ritalin Doctor Questions Using Drugs to Treat ADHD

Ritalin Doctor Questions Using Drugs to Treat ADHD

Is society relying too much on pill popping and not enough on parenting?

Maybe America Was Never ‘Great’?

Maybe America Was Never ‘Great’?

By now all of you have heard or seen Trump’s slogan of “Make America Great Again.”

Political Science Needs More Viewpoint Diversity

Political Science Needs More Viewpoint Diversity

Why it needs to happen.

Why America Shouldn't Make College 'Free'

Why America Shouldn't Make College 'Free'

"For one of the few times in my teaching life I thought of the right answer right then..."

Should We Stop Calling Liberals ‘Liberal’?

Should We Stop Calling Liberals ‘Liberal’?

The term has gone through a considerable evolution, or devolution, depending on whom you ask. 

What Should be the Goal of Education?

What Should be the Goal of Education?

A new poll suggests Americans answer that question differently than America’s Founders would have. Who’s right?

Is Clinton's Pay-to-Play the Natural Consequence of Big Government?

Is Clinton's Pay-to-Play the Natural Consequence of Big Government?

There is a reason why large companies send millions of dollars to the Clintons and other top politicians in both major parties.

Colin Kaepernick Should Do a Ride Along With Chicago Police

Colin Kaepernick Should Do a Ride Along With Chicago Police

The 49ers’ quarterback, who says police are targeting people of color, might benefit from seeing things from police officers’ perspectives.

Liberal Academics Are ‘Open’ But Are They Truly Tolerant?

Liberal Academics Are ‘Open’ But Are They Truly Tolerant?

Psychologist: 'Data shows that it is very hard for people not to be prejudiced towards people they disagree with, however open they might be.'

Can we learn from Thucydides' writings on the Trump of ancient Athens?

Can we learn from Thucydides' writings on the Trump of ancient Athens?

A few months ago Donald Trump was Alcibiades. This week he is Cleon.

Americans Say U.S. Schools Stink (But Not Their Own)

Americans Say U.S. Schools Stink (But Not Their Own)

Why do Americans continue to have such confidence in their local schools?

Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers

Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers

Is this what's actually going on?

How Dostoevsky predicted Trump's America

How Dostoevsky predicted Trump's America

The writer warned about the destructive force of demagoguery and unchecked rhetoric.

9 Surprising Quotes on Welfare Reform

9 Surprising Quotes on Welfare Reform

President Clinton had some strong words for the welfare system... as did these eight other men.

Black Families in Georgia Are Choosing to Homeschool

Black Families in Georgia Are Choosing to Homeschool

Is it a paradigm that could work across the country?

When Fewer Men Farm, A Civilization Dies

When Fewer Men Farm, A Civilization Dies

Is America suffering from "the Punic Curse"?

5 Reasons Schools Should Teach Debate to Students

5 Reasons Schools Should Teach Debate to Students

Teaching critical thinking through the medium of debate can lead to a number of academic benefits, particularly for disadvantaged students.

Can You Compete with an 1899 American Civics Student?

Can You Compete with an 1899 American Civics Student?

Are American schools no longer teaching basic civics?

Why media should give the guy with the silly haircut a fair shake

Why media should give the guy with the silly haircut a fair shake

Donald Trump is no saint and he says rude things. But he and his supporters should be treated with more respect.

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