The West

Western Civilization, Western Tradition, History of the West

Is It Racist To Want Stricter Border Controls?

Is It Racist To Want Stricter Border Controls?

According to the New York Times, there is an underlying layer of racism driving Denmark's immigration policies.

Is European Civilization Vanishing Before Our Eyes?

Is European Civilization Vanishing Before Our Eyes?

The continent is witnessing an unprecedented population change.

Scholar: Schools Are Creating ‘Learned Barbarians’

Scholar: Schools Are Creating ‘Learned Barbarians’

The Rousseauian view of human nature is prevailing. 

Stanford Prof: ‘Emphasizing Diversity’ Destroys Nations

Stanford Prof: ‘Emphasizing Diversity’ Destroys Nations

Maybe we should be careful about celebrating diversity for diversity's sake. 

How Well Do You Know The U.S. Constitution?

How Well Do You Know The U.S. Constitution?

Celebrate Constitution Day with us and see how rights-savvy you truly are!

Only 1 in 4 Can Name All Three Branches of U.S. Government
Thomas Jefferson’s 10 Simple Rules for Successful Living

Thomas Jefferson’s 10 Simple Rules for Successful Living

They offer a lot more wisdom than today's platitudes.

Scholar: Jihadists Trying to ‘Destroy Europe through civil war’
Why the Liberal Arts (Sadly) Are Becoming Meaningless

Why the Liberal Arts (Sadly) Are Becoming Meaningless

There is a reason students are turning their backs on the Humanities. 

Why Modern Education is Doomed to Die

Why Modern Education is Doomed to Die

The relativism among those who teach the humanities places a cognitive abyss between the subjects being taught and the people teaching them.

Pew: 1 in 4 Americans Didn’t Read a Book Last Year

Pew: 1 in 4 Americans Didn’t Read a Book Last Year

If Americans continue to avoid reading, will our nation be filled with people ill-equipped and unprepared to lead the next generation?

UK to Construct Wall to Stem Flow of Illegal Immigrants

UK to Construct Wall to Stem Flow of Illegal Immigrants

"The French army needs to be deployed because the situation is getting worse."

Ritalin Doctor Questions Using Drugs to Treat ADHD

Ritalin Doctor Questions Using Drugs to Treat ADHD

Is society relying too much on pill popping and not enough on parenting?

Why Don't We Have a Capital Day?

Why Don't We Have a Capital Day?

We have a national holiday to honor labor. Why not one that honors capital?

When Finance and Philosophy Clash

When Finance and Philosophy Clash

A healthy profit can most certainly be a loss. 

The Problem With America's Legal System

The Problem With America's Legal System

Society is being asphyxiated by endless legal pollution that rises from the smokestacks of congress and the courts.

UK Report: One in Four Adults 'Struggle to Read Bus Timetable'

UK Report: One in Four Adults 'Struggle to Read Bus Timetable'

A new government report reveals that literacy and numeracy are plummeting in the land that gave us Shakespeare, Milton, and Austen.

What Should be the Goal of Education?

What Should be the Goal of Education?

A new poll suggests Americans answer that question differently than America’s Founders would have. Who’s right?

Users of UK Parenting Website Revolt Against Transgenderism

Users of UK Parenting Website Revolt Against Transgenderism

'I am Spartacus' thread on Mumsnet blows up after some users reportedly were banned for "transphobia."

How ISIS Recruits and Coerces Children

How ISIS Recruits and Coerces Children

If adults are unwilling to join ISIS, children can and will be picked up, threatened and coerced to “volunteer.”

Why is the Influence of Literary and Religious Figures Often Overlooked by Historians?

Why is the Influence of Literary and Religious Figures Often Overlooked by Historians?

Without Moses there would be no Bible, no Judaism, no Christianity, and no Islam.

A Recommended Reading List – from C.S. Lewis

A Recommended Reading List – from C.S. Lewis

A reading program for those interested in preserving Western tradition.

Can we learn from Thucydides' writings on the Trump of ancient Athens?

Can we learn from Thucydides' writings on the Trump of ancient Athens?

A few months ago Donald Trump was Alcibiades. This week he is Cleon.

It's Up to America to Save Western Civilization

It's Up to America to Save Western Civilization

When it comes to Western civilization, we have reached a moment of decision.

Teacher: Forget the Homework, Spend Time with Family

Teacher: Forget the Homework, Spend Time with Family

“I ask that you... eat dinner as a family, read together, play outside, and get your child to bed early."

National Geographic: Jesus Not an Influential Figure of the Ancient World

National Geographic: Jesus Not an Influential Figure of the Ancient World

National Geographic's list of "the most influential figures of ancient history" is comprised mostly of strong men, and it omits a key religious figure.

Are We Pushing Kids to Read Too Early?

Are We Pushing Kids to Read Too Early?

Giving children time to explore and learn to read on their own timetable may set them on a path to greater understanding and maturity.

The Definitive Test For World Religions

The Definitive Test For World Religions

How well will you do?

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