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How Cuba’s Dictatorship Hides its Dead Children

How Cuba’s Dictatorship Hides its Dead Children

The long-praised Cuban health care system has quite a few secrets to hide, including the island's high death rates for small children.

Why Greta Thunberg Should Be Time’s 'Person of the Year'

Why Greta Thunberg Should Be Time’s 'Person of the Year'

By naming Greta Thunberg, Time is presenting a perfect postmodern archetype. Her story expresses well postmodernity’s rejection of Western Christian civilization.

There's No Relief in Euthanasia

There's No Relief in Euthanasia

Embracing suffering, learning from it, and enduring it, benefits not only those we love, but ourselves as well.

Are ‘Designer Babies’ Possible? Researchers Say No

Are ‘Designer Babies’ Possible? Researchers Say No

Based on current technology, the ability for parents to genetically engineer their babies' traits is still a far off prospect.

Gluten-Sensitive Liberals? An Investigation of This Food Fad

Gluten-Sensitive Liberals? An Investigation of This Food Fad

Is the battle over gluten avoidance just one more political argument you'll have to tread lightly around this Thanksgiving?

I Left England Because of Socialized Medicine. My Life Depended on It.
Avoiding Stupidity in the Age of Pregnant and Period-Producing Men

Avoiding Stupidity in the Age of Pregnant and Period-Producing Men

Stupidity continues to swirl in society with increasing vigor. The important thing is whether each of us will allow ourselves to be dragged along with it. 

How Many People Must Die to Fix the Planet?

How Many People Must Die to Fix the Planet?

The Malthusian doomsday prediction has been spectacularly wrong, and yet still popular, for more than 200 years. How many people have to die to satisfy today's alarmists?

Climategate: Ten Years Later

Climategate: Ten Years Later

If you've seen Al Gore's movie, you should temper its claims by learning about Climategate. 

Piers Morgan and Transgender Guest: 100 Genders Is Too Many

Piers Morgan and Transgender Guest: 100 Genders Is Too Many

Should Piers Morgan be fired for his view on gender?

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.

A Critical Look at Treating Gender Dysphoria

A Critical Look at Treating Gender Dysphoria

Psychiatrist: Sex-corrective treatment on young women who want to become men is 'one of the biggest scandals in medical history'

When Will #MeToo Blow the Whistle on IVF Clinic Pornography?

When Will #MeToo Blow the Whistle on IVF Clinic Pornography?

IVF porn is one of those sordid things that everyone knows about but no one has the stomach to talk about.

Biological Male Wins Women’s Cycling World Championship

Biological Male Wins Women’s Cycling World Championship

Is it an affront to society's ability to meaningfully assess female sport performance when biological men begin to compete? 

Ectogenesis Is Close to Growing Babies in Labs

Ectogenesis Is Close to Growing Babies in Labs

Ectogenesis is on the edge of moving from science fiction to reality. Artififical wombs might be ready to house premature born babies within the next few years.

Has Science Discovered a Cure for Obesity?

Has Science Discovered a Cure for Obesity?

Or at least a strategy? 

Climate Change Fears of Teen Activist Are Empirically Baseless

Climate Change Fears of Teen Activist Are Empirically Baseless

Teenage sensation climate-activist Greta Thunberg talks a big emotionally-fraught game, but her claims aren't backed up by the data.

‘Batwoman’ Actress Ruby Rose Is Happy She Didn’t Transition to a Man

‘Batwoman’ Actress Ruby Rose Is Happy She Didn’t Transition to a Man

When is the right time for those struggling with gender dysphoria to transition? Sometimes the answer is never.

Teens With Strong Family Ties Can Ward Off Depression

Teens With Strong Family Ties Can Ward Off Depression

Social Demographers: 'Mental health benefits of cohesive family relationships during adolescence last through midlife.'

I Spent a Year as a Trans Man. Doctors Failed Me at Every Turn.

I Spent a Year as a Trans Man. Doctors Failed Me at Every Turn.

This is the story of one transgender man's affliction at the hands of careless medical professionals.

There’s Nothing Fake About the Dangers of Transgender Medications

There’s Nothing Fake About the Dangers of Transgender Medications

Austrailia: 'Transgender transitions are not justified by biological plausibility or proof of effect, but by the opinion of doctors running clinics.'

Trump, Greta, and the Faint Heartbeat of American Humor

Trump, Greta, and the Faint Heartbeat of American Humor

A few people still know how to laugh at themselves and others.

Expensive and Dangerous: Our Epidemic of Prescription Meds

Expensive and Dangerous: Our Epidemic of Prescription Meds

Many Americans are drowning in anxiety, and swimming against a tide of drugs. Should we think again about more holistic solutions to our health problems?

Child Hostages Obey Their Climate Captors

Child Hostages Obey Their Climate Captors

The emotional, physical, and intellectual damage wrought by the climate change movement now is coming into clear view. It’s an outcome that should enrage every parent.

Begotten, Not Made: Revisiting the Morality of Surrogacy

Begotten, Not Made: Revisiting the Morality of Surrogacy

Should we respond to the pain of infertility by making some mothers into birthers? What are the consequences for defining mother or child?

U.N. Climate Chief: Stop Worrying and Have Children

U.N. Climate Chief: Stop Worrying and Have Children

Should people stop having children? Even the bigwigs at the United Nations climate agency are starting to be concerned about the climate alarmism.

Fake Meat Is Just Part of the Movement Toward Artificial Everything

Fake Meat Is Just Part of the Movement Toward Artificial Everything

In the brave new world of artificial everything, anything is possible.

 

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. 

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