He was particularly hated by master Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels, who viewed him as a serious threat.
Thoughtful quotes from the "Father of Modern Linguistics" on his birthday.
President Roosevelt’s Speech to Congress after Pearl Harbor
What's the mood of the country?
You can't depend on today's schools for everything.
It’s all about how you count them.
Ever feel like a meanie by requiring your kids to help with family chores, such as folding laundry or washing dishes?
Today, it is often remarked that the American people are more divided than ever.
Has the curriculum in America’s high schools been dumbed down?
Americans are lonely, and now there are professional cuddlers.
Just as renewal of soul and body often is possible for the individual person, so whole societies may recover in considerable degree from follies and blunders.
Does this guy know how to party or what?! ;)
Yesterday, the internet was filled with praise for the story of a woman who bought a cake decorated by an employee with autism.
“We put tablets in their hands and made their loads that much heavier.”
Everything will likely change.
And not just for financial reasons, either...
Have we substituted an expanded vocabulary for clear, common sense writing?
Professor: “It has become clear ... that we are suffering the tragic results of having cut logic and rhetoric..."
How the cultural appropriation argument could backfire.
“If the body be feeble, the mind will not be strong.”
Somebody had to say it.
Does society need to step back from its overcautious mentality and allow parents to once again freely carry out their parental rights and duties?
Maybe there’s something to learn from it.
One attempt at a rational justification for morality was the creation of the concept of “rights.”
Some of your favorites might not have made this list. But these are still pretty damn good.
Should students who plan to go to college be able to pass this test?
Many quotes are misattributed to Aristotle, but not these ones!