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University Gone Wild: Marquette Suspends Prof over ‘Reckless’ Blog

University Gone Wild: Marquette Suspends Prof over ‘Reckless’ Blog

Professor John McAdams defended a student who thought the topic of gay marriage warranted discussion. 

Are We Sending the Wrong Message to Stay-at-Home Moms?

Are We Sending the Wrong Message to Stay-at-Home Moms?

When it comes to caregivers like stay-at-home moms, Americans have a serious blind spot.

Why We're Headed for a 'Nanny State'

Why We're Headed for a 'Nanny State'

The truth behind why our behavior is increasingly regulated and restricted at almost every level.

Searching for a Political Jesus

Searching for a Political Jesus

Government can establish a legal order in which you can pursue happiness, but it cannot give you happiness. 

VIDEO: White Student Assaulted for ‘Cultural Appropriation’ of Dreadlocks

VIDEO: White Student Assaulted for ‘Cultural Appropriation’ of Dreadlocks

Is there a streak of anti-whiteness running through our institutions of higher education? 

Paid to protest Donald Trump?

Paid to protest Donald Trump?

A screenshot of a Craigslist ad raises some questions. 

The Rosenberg Conviction – 65 Years Later (p.s. They Were Guilty)
The 10 Smartest Celebrities

The 10 Smartest Celebrities

Wicked smart or a low bar?

Actor Jimmy Stewart Fought Bravely in WWII

Actor Jimmy Stewart Fought Bravely in WWII

Earlier this month marked the 75th anniversary of beloved actor Jimmy Stewart being drafted into military service for WWII.

Do we care?

Do we care?

The terrorist attack in Brussels pales in comparison to the Easter attack in Pakistan. 

8 Founding Father Quotes on Human Nature

8 Founding Father Quotes on Human Nature

A list of (sourced) quotes that reflect what America’s Founders thought about the nature of humanity.  

Ex-Porn Star: Don’t do porn, people will treat you differently

Ex-Porn Star: Don’t do porn, people will treat you differently

Should we be stigmatizing pornographers? 

Does America Work Without Natural Law?

Does America Work Without Natural Law?

It’s not clear that “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness” can be respected and secured in the long run without some concept of natural law. 

Reading Silently Used to be Considered WEIRD

Reading Silently Used to be Considered WEIRD

Nowadays, the norm when reading a book alone is to read it silently to oneself. Apparently, this practice was unusual in the ancient world.

7 Benefits Latin Offers Today’s Students

7 Benefits Latin Offers Today’s Students

So why does instruction in languages like Latin and Greek boost test scores?

Pius V vs. Francis: A Tale of Two Popes

Pius V vs. Francis: A Tale of Two Popes

Pope Francis called for ‘weapons of love’ in the wake of the ISIS attack on Brussels. If a previous Pope had made a similar call to arms, Christendom might not exist today.  

Why are People Today So Dogmatic?

Why are People Today So Dogmatic?

Americans today are less religious, but more dogmatic. 

Millennials Want Socialism, But Don’t Want to Foot the Bill for It

Millennials Want Socialism, But Don’t Want to Foot the Bill for It

In the quest for equality, will millennials actually find themselves under more constraint and bondage than they could have imagined?

The Emperor Is Wearing Pajamas: The Decline of Dress

The Emperor Is Wearing Pajamas: The Decline of Dress

Everyone knows that clothes make a difference. The evidence is irrefutable. Yet so many bizarre fashions still dominate.

The Day the Praetorian Guard Went Batsh*t Crazy

The Day the Praetorian Guard Went Batsh*t Crazy

On March 28, 193 A.D., Rome’s elite bodyguard committed an atrocity that scarred the imperial throne.

THIS is the Problem with Modern Parenting

THIS is the Problem with Modern Parenting

Are we simply setting ourselves up for a society of chaos when we train our children that there are no consequences for bad behavior?

A Chilling Description of Our World… from a 1981 Movie

A Chilling Description of Our World… from a 1981 Movie

My Dinner with Andre' offers a chilling perspective on our world today. 

Why it's so Easy to Relate to Pontius Pilate

Why it's so Easy to Relate to Pontius Pilate

Some of Pilate's actions and words were perfectly understandable. 

Feminist Icon Eviscerates the GOP Candidates

Feminist Icon Eviscerates the GOP Candidates

Camille Paglia demolished the Republican field this week. But one candidate did receive praise as “smart, intuitive and a quick study.” 

Huxley’s Disturbing Prophecy

Huxley’s Disturbing Prophecy

Huxley's 1947 foreword to 'Brave New World' contains a jarring prediction.

Blame Terrorism On Engineers and Conservatives?

Blame Terrorism On Engineers and Conservatives?

“Researchers have long noticed that an oddly large number of jihadists have engineering backgrounds.”

Former Teacher: 7 Ways Schools are Creating ‘Empty’ Children

Former Teacher: 7 Ways Schools are Creating ‘Empty’ Children

How can we reverse the trend and raise vibrant, imaginative, and knowledgeable children?

The Last Supper

The Last Supper

Here’s the story behind the painting.

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