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Learning in Spite of Disadvantage

Learning in Spite of Disadvantage

Do minority students today need to seek to overcome disadvantages through their own efforts?

Why is college so %#*&% expensive?

Why is college so %#*&% expensive?

That’s the first question you’ll ask when see this chart.

Video: The Debate over Free College

Video: The Debate over Free College

Yes, we should discuss the causes and solutions.

Is Civilization Yielding to Barbarism?

Is Civilization Yielding to Barbarism?

It seems Samuel Huntington was pretty close to the mark. 

What's the Greater Threat?

What's the Greater Threat?

Perhaps the greater enemy is within.

Poll: Lots of Whites are Feeling Oppressed

Poll: Lots of Whites are Feeling Oppressed

Anxiety, nostalgia, and mistrust run deep in white America.

Secrets of Septuplet Success

Secrets of Septuplet Success

Would more American parents be wise to instill their children with the same mentality on which the McCaughey septuplets have been raised?

Is Education Control Finally Being Restored to the States?

Is Education Control Finally Being Restored to the States?

What the new NCLB provisions might mean.

The Gospel of Lincoln

The Gospel of Lincoln

Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address has achieved a status as American Scripture equaled only by the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and Washington’s Farewell Address.

Think the SAT Essay Exam is Hard? Try This One from 1915.

Think the SAT Essay Exam is Hard? Try This One from 1915.

Which exam do you think would be more difficult to pass?

What Bureaucrats Secretly Crave

What Bureaucrats Secretly Crave

It starts with a ‘P’.

A Sex Strike to End Chicago's Violence?

A Sex Strike to End Chicago's Violence?

A Chicago women channels Lysistrata.  

Is Dr. Spock the Reason We Have an Easily Offended Culture?

Is Dr. Spock the Reason We Have an Easily Offended Culture?

Do we need to train the next generation to focus less on themselves?
 

Does "Little Women" Get the Marriage Concept Wrong?

Does "Little Women" Get the Marriage Concept Wrong?

A statement from Amy makes us wonder.

Mesa Verde and the Refugee Question

Mesa Verde and the Refugee Question

The historical record reveals more about the clashes of cultures and civilizations.

Time to be a Prude

Time to be a Prude

“Turn Down for What” reveals how far we’re fallen.

Does the U.S. Still Believe in Assimilating Immigrants?

Does the U.S. Still Believe in Assimilating Immigrants?

There are fears that immigrants are no longer being assimilated in the deeper ideals that underlie American identity.

Oxford Dictionaries’ “Word” of the Year? An Emoji

Oxford Dictionaries’ “Word” of the Year? An Emoji

A sign of development or decline?

Why Kirsten Dunst Appreciates Chivalry

Why Kirsten Dunst Appreciates Chivalry

Ms. Dunst appreciates the male who treats her like a lady and exhibits gentlemanly characteristics.

New Study: Teacher Unions May Have Damaging Effects on Students

New Study: Teacher Unions May Have Damaging Effects on Students

Students educated in states with mandatory collective bargaining laws experienced a decline in earnings, hours, employment, skill level, and educational attainment.

The PC Culture is Relying on Communist Propaganda Tricks

The PC Culture is Relying on Communist Propaganda Tricks

Author Theodore Dalrymple says "Political correctness is communist propaganda writ small."

How Are People So Sure That Islam is a “Religion of Peace”?

How Are People So Sure That Islam is a “Religion of Peace”?

Is there any way to know with certainty?

Yesterday, This is How Many Christians Began Preparing for Christmas
Fearsome threats

Fearsome threats

France must resist the temptation to sink to the level of its ISIS foes.

EDUCATION is a Privilege

EDUCATION is a Privilege

It's worth a reminder.

Chesterton Defends the Crusades

Chesterton Defends the Crusades

Who did what first matters. 

Why a Public School Teacher Decided to Homeschool

Why a Public School Teacher Decided to Homeschool

In discussions concerning the pros and cons of homeschooling, it’s not all that uncommon to see public school teachers butt heads with homeschool parents and supporters.

More Pushback Against Black Friday?

More Pushback Against Black Friday?

Do Americans need to take advantage of the time of rest before it’s completely gone? 

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