Here's why we have them and why they matter.
The cultural reaction is telling.
North Korea has sentenced Otto Warmbier to 15 years of hard labor.
The inequity of the program is insane.
It’s shocking who they’re going after now.
Interest in mutual aid societies is experiencing a revival in the U.S.
"...it is hardly the migrants whom we should be so angry with."
Americans have grown weary of the U.S. acting as the police for the world...
As another teacher is beat up on video, ‘Farmer Boy’ comes to mind.
The numbers are staggering.
As Neil Postman argued, television has helped turn presidential elections into forms of entertainment.
"By this system the people shake off their state of dependence just long enough to select their master, and then relapse into it again."
People reveal a lot about their biases by where they choose to go if Trump wins.
"How can any Man judge, unless his Mind has been opened and enlarged by Reading?" - John Adams
More and more people are opting out of civic engagement. It's a big mistake.
The group wants a teacher fired now, maybe it should change its focus.
Here's what's behind the apparent disparity...
Saul Bellow (1915-2005) won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1976.
All education has a purpose, some purposes are worse than others, though.
That says a lot about the culture clash.
That’s what Bloomberg is reporting.
The presidential candidates are us. Are they corrupt, greedy and base? We are too.
Mitt Romney on Trump: 2016 vs. 2012
...And we wonder why there's so much unrest and discontent in the U.S.
And it doesn't have to
He warns that the drive for equality ultimately will tear people apart.
“This is some real Hollywood bullsh–“
It’s a popular narrative, but history doesn’t support it.