The West

Western Civilization, Western Tradition, History of the West

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.'

Climate Protest Goes Sadly Awry

Climate Protest Goes Sadly Awry

The most recent protest was staged by climate activists in Great Britain. But their plans didn’t quite work out the way they thought they would. 

How Romanticism Encouraged the Decline of Marriage

How Romanticism Encouraged the Decline of Marriage

Marriage is growing rare, even obsolete. It might be because of Romanticism. 

Government Funds Bring Corruption to Mayberry

Government Funds Bring Corruption to Mayberry

It has a lot of unchecked power over our elected officials. 

Our Divisive News Media Needs Clark Kent

Our Divisive News Media Needs Clark Kent

The news media and some of our politicians are the chief culprits responsible for our cultural and political civil war.

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.'

Middle-Aged Men Are Part of the Loneliness Epidemic, Too

Middle-Aged Men Are Part of the Loneliness Epidemic, Too

In our concern for endemic loneliness, let's remember middle-aged men. 

NYC Seeks to Curb Speech About Illegal Aliens

NYC Seeks to Curb Speech About Illegal Aliens

NYC's restriction on using "illegal aliens" seems to be violating the 1st Amendment. 

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.

What Our Founders Really Thought of Slavery—and Why the New York Times Is Wrong
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?

Gender-Neutral Dolls: Toying with Kids’ Sexuality

Gender-Neutral Dolls: Toying with Kids’ Sexuality

'Left-wing gender fascism' wants to kill binaries, but they have one problem: the children. 

The Constitution of the Killing Fields

The Constitution of the Killing Fields

The leadership of the Khmer Rogue was influenced heavily by Marxist socialism. What was the impact of those ideas on the world?

Deep Roots: Radicalism and the University

Deep Roots: Radicalism and the University

The normalizing of radical thought happens when we surrender education to radical influencers.

Why We Need a Voter’s License

Why We Need a Voter’s License

Why do we presume voting requires no testable competence?

How American Liberalism is Co-Opting Islam

How American Liberalism is Co-Opting Islam

The cultural western secularization of Islam is degrading it far more than any targeted campaign could ever hope to.

Why the Hong Kong Protestors Keep Marching

Why the Hong Kong Protestors Keep Marching

Hong Kong: A reminder to Marxists that man is not only material. 

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.

When Students Melt Down Over a 'B'

When Students Melt Down Over a 'B'

Many American students measure their success and self-worth by their grades. How did we get to this point?

On Constitution Day, Don't Forget Jury Rights

On Constitution Day, Don't Forget Jury Rights

Our Constitution guarantees citizens the right to trial by jury.

How to Change Victimhood Culture in a Few, Short Years

How to Change Victimhood Culture in a Few, Short Years

There's hope for the entitlement culture.

‘Get Your Guns, Boys! They’re Robbing the Bank!’

‘Get Your Guns, Boys! They’re Robbing the Bank!’

Are we willing to sacrifice “wokeness” or virtue signaling in order to cut through the haze and tread the path of common sense?

What Public Schools Get Wrong About Diversity

What Public Schools Get Wrong About Diversity

What if our promotion of diversity is all wrong?

80 Years of the Allies: Don’t Forget Their Stories

80 Years of the Allies: Don’t Forget Their Stories

The Allies came together to fight World War II 80 years ago, and we're losing the stories those who served can tell.

Incidentally White

Incidentally White

White nationalism is in fact a very specific form of rootlessness, an ideology of alienation.

In Praise of ‘Garbagemen’

In Praise of ‘Garbagemen’

We don’t fully value the work of “garbagemen” until we have to live without their services.

The Root of Our Troubles

The Root of Our Troubles

Plato's Republic sheds profound light on the real problem.

The Difference Between Classical and Traditional Education

The Difference Between Classical and Traditional Education

What is it that sets classical education apart from the traditional schooling? 

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