Western Civilization, Western Tradition, History of the West
The findings come months after a Bloomberg poll revealed that 61 percent of Americans now believe immigration jeopardizes the future of the U.S.
Despite the potential for limited understanding, the school started teaching and performing Shakespeare and the effects were remarkable.
A prominent philosopher at Yale, Thomas Pogge, has been accused of manipulating young women into sexual relations.
Ideas have consequences, Shakespeare reminds us, and bad ideas have bad consequences.
How do we continue to exist in a culture that brands traditional morality oppressive?
As much as we love diversity, will the idea that it can and should replace the learning of factual knowledge eventually lead to our ruin as a nation?
Will this feed the narrative that the White House can't classify Islamic terrorism as such?
Chase Bank's low-brow slogan encapsulates our embrace of relativism and maudlin self-love.
A 15 year-old student from Athens, Georgia made waves when he won an international Latin competition.
Has America’s lack of knowledge, critical thinking, and logical ability caused her citizens to succumb to self-deception?
The U.S. government denies green cards to communists 25 years after the Cold War. Why not immigrants with other radical ideologies?
The murdered British MP wanted Britain to take more child refugees.
Some influential authors have made that charge throughout history.
'Hearing them out on policy concerns is actually an amazing thing.'
"Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge?"
The numbers are startling.
Is it time we recognized that fathers are far more valuable and positively influential in a child’s life than we give them credit for?
Huge change following the Orlando massacre.
18% of college instructors rated their first-year students as well-prepared in the area of “distinguishing among fact, opinion, and reasoned judgment.”
Locke said tolerance was the chief characteristic of the true Christian.
We’re in a time of transition.
It’s certainly not hard to see how Omar Mateen came to hold his views
This post examines another aspect of why conservatism is in crisis today.
Is the biggest defect of today’s education system the fact that we have failed to teach children to learn and think for themselves?
‘If you take away religion, you can’t hire enough police.’
A Catholic Bishop referred to Muslims coming to Europe as "invaders," a sharp contrast from the position taken by Pope Francis.
If Americans aren’t informing their minds by reading, should we be surprised when we get the candidates, laws, and culture that we do?
“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.”