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How Play is Changing Across Generations

How Play is Changing Across Generations

My how things have changed...

Incredible Prediction of Drone Warfare from 1937!

Incredible Prediction of Drone Warfare from 1937!

Some people saw it coming.

Why Study Philosophy?

Why Study Philosophy?

An ancient Roman had some reasons. 

The Student Debt Clock is Ticking

The Student Debt Clock is Ticking

It's alarming how quickly it has risen.

Family Reading Time: As Helpful Today as it was in Times Past

Family Reading Time: As Helpful Today as it was in Times Past

In case you ever wanted more evidence that reading is beneficial for children, a new study published in the Pediatrics medical journal will fit the bill.

It's Sad When the Government Feels the Need to Say This...
Teacher Shortage? Nope.

Teacher Shortage? Nope.

We employ over 150% as many teachers as we did in 1970.

The Cognitive Dissonance of Teachers Unions

The Cognitive Dissonance of Teachers Unions

Teachers unions can't have it both ways.

Any College Professor Knows This Statistic is True...
Why Government? We're Not Angels

Why Government? We're Not Angels

And because some of us are rather beastly...

The Past Deserves a Seat at the Table

The Past Deserves a Seat at the Table

Our current age doesn't have much use for history.

Dennis Miller: Enough with Superficial Apologies!

Dennis Miller: Enough with Superficial Apologies!

America is suffering from an acute case of “apologia logorrhea”

Boys in White Dresses with Blue Satin Sashes?

Boys in White Dresses with Blue Satin Sashes?

Last week, Bloomberg Business reported a new fashion trend for men: womenswear.

The Way We Work Now

The Way We Work Now

Most Americans now work in white-collar and service industry jobs.

Are Child Care Costs Driving Parents Back Home?

Are Child Care Costs Driving Parents Back Home?

The average annual cost of infant-center-based care is virtually the same as the average cost of tuition and fees at a four-year public college.

The Bottom Line of What Those Videos Reveal
Serious Concerns about America's Education System... in 1840

Serious Concerns about America's Education System... in 1840

Eerily similar to the ones you hear today.

Practicing Gratitude in the Shadow of the Third Reich

Practicing Gratitude in the Shadow of the Third Reich

No matter how old you are, you can learn some critically important life lessons from this brave teenage heroine.

Huffing, Puffing, and Blowing High School Literature Courses to the Ground

Huffing, Puffing, and Blowing High School Literature Courses to the Ground

3 Little Pigs: Appropriate Literature for 11th Grade?

Is Modern Life Making People Lonely?

Is Modern Life Making People Lonely?

An atomized existence...

More screening, or more married parents?

More screening, or more married parents?

Does the absence of a parent cause heightened levels of depression?

The Out-of-Wedlock Birthrate is Going Up

The Out-of-Wedlock Birthrate is Going Up

Check out the trend since 1940. 

Good Luck Deciphering This Academic Gibberish!

Good Luck Deciphering This Academic Gibberish!

It’s not you, it’s them.

Not Equal?

Not Equal?

The problem of equality and biology is on full display with the new feminist cause de jour: air conditioning in the office.

Would You Have Wanted This Curriculum in High School?

Would You Have Wanted This Curriculum in High School?

Some schools are returning to a curriculum that approximates the rigor of times past.

All Work and No Sleep Makes Jack an Inefficient Employee
Alasdair MacIntyre's Famous Comparison between the Fall of Rome and America Today
A Little-Known Statistic about America's Education System

A Little-Known Statistic about America's Education System

Since 1939, the number of school districts in America has decreased by over 90%. 

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