Obviously, we’re in a secular age. But what kind? Charles Taylor, author of the seminal book A Secular Age gives 3 definitions.
Naturalism may be insupportable as a worldview, but when generations now have had it beaten into them from the earliest age, is it really a surprise when there are those who take it seriously and act accordingly?
Have iPad initiatives been misguided?
Here is what Western civilization has traditionally meant by the term "courage."
Is it time to explore other avenues besides medication to deal with children who can’t sit still, have difficulty remembering instructions, or who need continual adult supervision?
Civilizations are built on stories. We're forgetting ours.
As it turns out, teachers and homeschoolers may share some of the same critiques about today’s public education system.
5 important and largely unknown quotes.
These past few days, I’ve received two reminders about how stressful work is for many Americans today.
Libraries are evolving in a surprising way.
At a town hall meeting in Iowa, President Obama put in his two cents on the increasingly intolerant and censored atmosphere of today’s college campuses.
In the Nicomachean Ethics, Aristotle contended that just as other things have a purpose for which they are made, or a function they are called to perform, so human beings must also have an ultimate purpose.
By now you’ve most likely heard about the increasingly sanitized, PC culture that is coming to predominate on college campuses. And on a weekly basis you witness a public figure self-immolate in an attempt to quell the frenzied demand of a mob for an apology.
We hear a lot about equality these days: equality in income, education, marriage, gender, race, class – the list could go on.
I wonder if universal Pre-K will be detrimental to both rich and poor alike.
From Monty Python's "Life of Brian"
Unfortunately, many parents quickly give up on reading to their children.
If parents are the primary educators of their children, why not trust them to choose the form of education which will set their child on the path to success?
It’s a frequently used term in modern culture, but one that has not been formally studied – until now.
Conducted by the Pew Research Center.
70% of millennials blame dining out for their lack of savings.
A new trend in bridal fashion.
15 quotes from Edmund Burke.
The percentage of Americans living in multi-generational households is rising.
Something to remember...
An important lesson for children to learn?
Here are seven symptoms of it.