As we eulogize this beacon of American capitalism, we should also celebrate one of its lesser-known achievements: using markets to combat Jim Crow laws.
Keating is well known for urging his students to be bold non-conformists and to “Make your lives extraordinary.” He’s also a reprehensible person pushing a bankrupt philosophy.
Depriving our children of the beautiful mysteries they introduce would only ultimately impoverish us, and make us less human.
A country that can’t control its borders is by definition no longer a country.
It's hard to convince people that the military is not a vehicle for social change.
If America returned to being an aspirational society, would we see less bickering and more prosperity amongst its citizens?
All of us want to be treated with respect and dignity. But all too often, sometimes deliberately, sometimes carelessly, we fail to extend that respect to others.
Gen Zers may be voting for the first time, but they are certainly not new to politics.
Before socialism can succeed, the existing culture must change.
If we want fewer hate crime hoaxes on campus, perhaps we need to change what is openly valued in academia, to focus on achievement rather than knapsacks of privilege and ladders of oppression.
living in a “small community” means living in a “much larger world.”
What kind of insanity has taken over the educated classes when they treat knowledge as something to fear and loathe?
#PostcardsforMacron highlights one of the best ways a woman can expand her influence.
What happens when your state government gets so big, it tops the charts in terms of individual tax burden?
The idea that the state should protect children from their parents should be cause for astonishment among liberty defenders.
The relationship between child and parent changes once the child is an adult. Adult children and parents can be friends. It just takes some work.
“Freedom of the intellect means the freedom to report what one has seen, heard, and felt, and not to be obliged to fabricate imaginary facts and feelings.” - George Orwell
A school district's transgender bathroom policy led to the sexual assault of a kindergarten girl.
The U.S. Treasury reports that the federal budget deficit was $779 billion in fiscal 2018. The deficit is caused by spending in excess of tax revenues and is financed by borrowing from foreign and domestic creditors.
Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, seeking to represent New York’s 14th Congressional District, has called for the abolition of the Electoral College.
Life will be filled with disappointment and grief. You can prepare for setbacks by reading good literature.
We got rid of the television years ago. But a day in an airport brought me face to face with its omin-presence.
The TV series "The Man in the High Castle" sketches a world in which the Axis powers won World War II.
Politics and religion cut across party lines, operating differently on Republicans and Democrats. Americans are increasingly likely to allow our party identification to determine religious affiliation.
Sexbots used to be limited to science fiction movies. Now they are on the verge of being mass produced.
Join us on November 15th for an evening with Ted Malloch on his recent book and the boarder culture of business ethics in America and around the world.
It’s difficult to be challenged in a world where disagreement feels like a mistake.
Asian American students are suing Harvard for racial discrimination. Harvard says it wants its students to reflect America's diversity.