Western Civilization, Western Tradition, History of the West
Three reasons kids seem to revel in learning good manners.
It’s the parents who have changed. It’s the parents who have put their own happiness above the best interests of their kids.
China’s rating scheme is the latest and most expansive effort by central planners to use government to encourage good behavior.
As a young adult who has dealt with anxiety my whole life, I think I have a few explanations.
Why are so many American white men killing themselves and others? And what’s to be done about this phenomenon?
The late NYU Professor Neil Postman said all people must choose whether to be an Athenian or a Visigoth. But how does one tell one from the other?
The surrounding environment has less to do with it than we've been told.
Gun ownership is not our problem.
Many Christians believe that Glastonbury is the site of the earliest church in Britain, allegedly founded in the first or second century by Joseph of Arimathea.
With two children in tow, another one on the way, and a great deal of time in the public eye, the Duchess of Cambridge is undoubtedly one of the world’s foremost mothers.
It’s been 50 years since the Atlantic decried marriage as “a wretched institution”—and since then everything seems to have only gotten worse.
In 'What’s Wrong with the World,' G.K. Chesterton argued that capitalists and socialists alike show little interest in defending our most basic social unit.
Does our society need to revive the simple straightforwardness of cultivating rational creatures?
Today's society works overtime to proclaim its devotion to women and their right to be anything they want to be... but does it ignore a woman's foremost desire?
College students are very supportive of free speech protection... but only if it fits within their idea of diversity and inclusion.
We may fail to appreciate how much progress the world has made because the news is usually about bad and unusual things.
Only in a free-market system can we truly achieve individual liberty and human flourishing.
The idea that women have been freed from the chains of full-time motherhood to pursue more meaningful work is sexism disguised as enlightenment.
There's a major ingredient Americans have cast aside which may be causing today's chaos.
Eight prisoners have applied for medical aid in dying.
It's not the women getting the short end of the stick.
According to news reports, recent snowfalls led the head of the Jo Richardson Community School to decree that pupils were not allowed to have snowball fights, nor were they even allowed to touch the snow.
Telling others to 'get on the right side of history' is not just a form of intellectual bullying. It also reveals a tyrannical dimension to those who'd invoke the future to destroy the past.
A return to subsidiarity-style government might be America's best hope to survive. But will it be enough?
Cicero was far ahead of his time on the topic of private property.
Liberty and responsibility are inseparable.
Opinions and statistics vary as to how large an impact automation will have on the employment market. But many tech execs are taking no chances.
College professors are realizing that their students don't know how to do anything beyond hooking up.