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7 Facts Death Penalty Supporters Should Consider

7 Facts Death Penalty Supporters Should Consider

A libertarian shares her conversion from being a proponent of the death penalty to an opponent.

Why Won’t Politicians Comment on Venezuelan Socialism?

Why Won’t Politicians Comment on Venezuelan Socialism?

Did a presidential candidate dodge a straightforward question?

Conservatives Once Condemned Dropping of Hiroshima Bomb

Conservatives Once Condemned Dropping of Hiroshima Bomb

The language they used to denounce the attack was harsher than Obama’s.

Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

Do Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God?

It's often claimed that Christians and Muslims worship the same God, but is it really true?

Privacy is Disappearing

Privacy is Disappearing

Guess how many times you're recorded on camera each day?

The Case Against Unfettered Globalization

The Case Against Unfettered Globalization

What sort of political freedom will be left to the ordinary man on the street when all government and all power is centralized in global bodies? 

Intolerant Leftists Shut Down Gay Alt-Right Speaker

Intolerant Leftists Shut Down Gay Alt-Right Speaker

It’s a wee bit crazy out there these days. 

What is Law?

What is Law?

Something to keep in mind if the world falls apart. 

Should Women Be Subject to the Draft?

Should Women Be Subject to the Draft?

Maybe there is a better idea. 

We Warned the Japanese…

We Warned the Japanese…

Still, the bombings of Japan during World War II raise tough questions.

Study of National Differences requires Tough-Mindedness

Study of National Differences requires Tough-Mindedness

We probably need more of that these days.

Are Black, out-of-wedlock birthrates helping drive the violence in Chicago?
The Push to Give Elsa a Girlfriend

The Push to Give Elsa a Girlfriend

'Imagine it … a Disney princess who is gay and happy at the same time.'

Junk Science: When Buried Research Kills People

Junk Science: When Buried Research Kills People

On the bright side, we can safely eat red meat again.   

The Decay of our Language is Happening

The Decay of our Language is Happening

Something is clearly rotten in the state of language. 

4 Blasphemies From John Stuart Mill on Public Education

4 Blasphemies From John Stuart Mill on Public Education

Public school educators aren't going to like hearing these.

How Our Perception of Masculinity is Changing

How Our Perception of Masculinity is Changing

Does the public have a decidedly negative view of masculinity?

Is the NFL’s 'Redskins’ Debate Finally Over?

Is the NFL’s 'Redskins’ Debate Finally Over?

A new poll released by the Washington Post could be the nail in the coffin. 

Are Unmarried Cohabiting Parents as Effective as Married Ones?

Are Unmarried Cohabiting Parents as Effective as Married Ones?

Modern society has come to accept cohabitation out of a desire to be open-minded.

Should Students be Taught to Argue Rationally?

Should Students be Taught to Argue Rationally?

If the high amount of emotional arguing is any indicator, students aren't learning the critical thinking which schools claim to teach.

Former Teacher: 8 Negative Lessons Today’s Schools Teach

Former Teacher: 8 Negative Lessons Today’s Schools Teach

Are today’s schools simply a medium for creating a generation of mindless robots ready to do whatever they are told?

How Tyrants Rise: Plato's Eerie 2,500 Year-Old Warning

How Tyrants Rise: Plato's Eerie 2,500 Year-Old Warning

When citizens are alienated from the political process they look to a champion to attack the oligarchs ruling over them. The champion will become the tyrant, Plato suggests. 

Adventures Outside the Comfort Zone

Adventures Outside the Comfort Zone

How the media missed Donald Trump’s ascendancy. 

Are We Failing to Teach Boys how to Treat Women?

Are We Failing to Teach Boys how to Treat Women?

Would we see a greater culture of respect if we taught young men and women to value and embrace the differences between the sexes?

Why do Media Ignore Communism's Criminal Past?

Why do Media Ignore Communism's Criminal Past?

Could it be linked to a sympathy with the ideal of Marxism?

Famous Journalist in 1920: One Day 'The White House Will Be Adorned by a Downright Moron'

Famous Journalist in 1920: One Day 'The White House Will Be Adorned by a Downright Moron'

Like many Americans today, Mencken was disappointed with the choices being offered to the American public in that year's presidential election. 

Sexual Harassment Training Isn’t Just a Waste of Time: It’s Harmful

Sexual Harassment Training Isn’t Just a Waste of Time: It’s Harmful

Research suggests that efforts to raise awareness and train employees about sexual harassment may be worse than a waste. They may actually lead to more tolerance for sexual harassment.

How to Actually 'Make America Great'

How to Actually 'Make America Great'

It's not through politics

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