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The Porn Debate

The Porn Debate

The debate over the rightness or wrongness of pornography has arisen again with the news about Josh Duggar’s infidelities.

Michigan Public Schools Reading Religious Poetry?

Michigan Public Schools Reading Religious Poetry?

These poems defy the idea that it's anathema to mention God in the public schools.
 

Friendship is a Gift, Not a Guarantee

Friendship is a Gift, Not a Guarantee

In today's world, making friends can be difficult. 

Embracing Values, Losing Meaning

Embracing Values, Losing Meaning

"If there is no education for meaning, life will become meaningless for many."

7 Past Quotes on American Immigration

7 Past Quotes on American Immigration

Here’s how American leaders from the past viewed this issue.

Is there evil?

Is there evil?

Solzhenitsyn did it. Will we? 

Chart Shows That Increased Spending Hasn't Improved Academic Performance in America's Schools

Chart Shows That Increased Spending Hasn't Improved Academic Performance in America's Schools

Since 1970, education spending has increased while test scores have flatlined. 

Can Conservatives Have Problems with Capitalism?

Can Conservatives Have Problems with Capitalism?

Chesterton thought so.

Why Families are Abandoning Public Schools, Part II

Why Families are Abandoning Public Schools, Part II

Without question, vaccines are an issue about which many parents feel strongly.

32 Million U.S. Adults are "Functionally Illiterate"... What Does That Even Mean?
The Twists of History

The Twists of History

So much here: Versailles, banning war, the U.S.S Saratoga, the Bomb, and more!

The Dangers of Pot Stirring

The Dangers of Pot Stirring

Will the media learn the lesson? 

Illiteracy is Costing America Billions

Illiteracy is Costing America Billions

As in $362.49 billion.

The Great Difficulty That Faces Us

The Great Difficulty That Faces Us

Will we be able to overcome it?

"Shut Up, Bigot!": The Intolerance of Tolerance

"Shut Up, Bigot!": The Intolerance of Tolerance

America is in the midst of a raging national debate on issues surrounding sexuality and gender.

Public Shootings and Narcissism

Public Shootings and Narcissism

In light of the shooting this morning and news about the suspect...

Uber Competition

Uber Competition

What drives the success of the guerrilla taxi service?

Twin Cities School District Thinks Students Should be in Front of a Screen ALL OF THE TIME

Twin Cities School District Thinks Students Should be in Front of a Screen ALL OF THE TIME

Check out this school district's calendar. It's sad.

Plato: Fix Yourself First

Plato: Fix Yourself First

This passage has had a huge influence on the Western tradition

Is the School Day Inefficient?

Is the School Day Inefficient?

"In his seven-hour school day, Nick says there were only 2 1/2 to three hours that you actually really do need to be in class."

Let Them Play!

Let Them Play!

Can a lack of recess actually detract from learning?

Flee the schools?

Flee the schools?

5 Initial Steps to Homeschooling

Should We Switch New Year's Day Back to September 1?

Should We Switch New Year's Day Back to September 1?

There's precedent for it.

Character Education: Should More Schools Be Providing It?

Character Education: Should More Schools Be Providing It?

The general public seems to believe so.

Stillness Lost

Stillness Lost

Does modern man need to recapture this in his life?

Should More Americans Return to Gardening?

Should More Americans Return to Gardening?

Even if you live in the heart of the city, you’d be amazed at how much a garden can save money.

11 Painfully Accurate Quotes from Hazlitt's "Economics in One Lesson"
Inflation Has Consequences

Inflation Has Consequences

From the Austrian School economist

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