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States Allowing This Practice Have Fewer Teen Suicides

States Allowing This Practice Have Fewer Teen Suicides

If we care about children’s emotional well-being and hope to stall the rising teen suicide rate, then we should embrace this strategy.

What UK Parents Are Doing About Today’s ‘Oppressive’ School System

What UK Parents Are Doing About Today’s ‘Oppressive’ School System

"Schools are failing ever greater numbers of children."

A Quick Guide to Writing an Excellent Essay

A Quick Guide to Writing an Excellent Essay

A finely designed essay ensures that the reader discovers the essay’s invention by traveling within its organization.

The Christian Quote that Everyone Takes out of Context

The Christian Quote that Everyone Takes out of Context

It comes from Oscar Wilde's play, "A Woman of No Importance."

The Mob at Tucker Carlson’s Home Shows How Idealism Can Lead to Evil

The Mob at Tucker Carlson’s Home Shows How Idealism Can Lead to Evil

History is clear: When the ordinary restraints of civil society no longer apply, there is no forecasting who will be caught in the resulting web of hatred.

Widow Explains Why Assisted Suicide Can Be Harder on the Family Than Natural Death

Widow Explains Why Assisted Suicide Can Be Harder on the Family Than Natural Death

There's a major difference for family members experiencing natural death vs. assisted suicide.

Three Reasons America Should Have Stayed Out of World War I

Three Reasons America Should Have Stayed Out of World War I

Veterans Day commemorates the end of World War I. The United States intervened in that war to save its British and French allies. Should America have stayed out?  

The Air Force's $1,200 Air Coffee Cups Demonstrate Big Government at Its Best

The Air Force's $1,200 Air Coffee Cups Demonstrate Big Government at Its Best

The story of how the Air Force found a fifty-cent fix for its broken $1,200+ coffee cups is one for the “you’ve got to be kidding me” section in the volumes of how U.S. government manages to waste such massive amounts of money each year.

Why the Great War Matters Today

Why the Great War Matters Today

World War I and its subsequent peace agreements brought consequences that even today haunt our lives.

Socialists and Fascists Have Always Been Kissing Cousins

Socialists and Fascists Have Always Been Kissing Cousins

Of all the disturbing developments in culture and ideas over the last several years few have been more disturbing than the reemergence of communism and socialism.  

This Former Navy SEAL Has a Veterans Day Message for All Americans

This Former Navy SEAL Has a Veterans Day Message for All Americans

Rep.-elect Dan Crenshaw of Texas appeared on “Saturday Night Live” to give a message of unity and connection this Veterans Day weekend.

Why is America Divided?

Why is America Divided?

There's a major difference between today's politics and the politics of yore.

Are We Becoming a Victimocracy?

Are We Becoming a Victimocracy?

It’s at least plausible to suspect that a relatively new and poorly understood phenomenon called victimocracy is taking hold of politics in the Anglosphere.

Dutchman 'Identifies' as Young Man, Demands to Have 20 Years Taken Off Age

Dutchman 'Identifies' as Young Man, Demands to Have 20 Years Taken Off Age

He told the judge that he did not feel comfortable with his age and that doctors had told him that he had the body of a 45-year-old.

Information Age Warfare: When Propaganda Overpowered Sheer Numbers

Information Age Warfare: When Propaganda Overpowered Sheer Numbers

The sinking of the Lusitania provides a prime example.

‘Multiple Men’ Were ‘Ready to Take a Bullet For Any Single One of Us,’ Says Woman Who Survived California Shooting

‘Multiple Men’ Were ‘Ready to Take a Bullet For Any Single One of Us,’ Says Woman Who Survived California Shooting

Multiple men reportedly put their bodies on the line to protect patrons at the club in California where a gunman entered Wednesday night, killing 12 and reportedly taking his own life.

Trump Just Guaranteed Pelosi Will be the Next Speaker

Trump Just Guaranteed Pelosi Will be the Next Speaker

“I think she deserves it. She’s fought long and hard, she’s a very capable person, and you have other people shooting at her trying to take over the speakership.”

How to Avoid One of the Most Common Parenting Mistakes

How to Avoid One of the Most Common Parenting Mistakes

I’ve lost count of how often I’ve witnessed parents threaten a perfectly reasonable punishment for misbehavior and then fail to make good on their words.

This County Discovered It's Possible to Operate Debt-Free... and Its Citizens Are Reaping the Benefits

This County Discovered It's Possible to Operate Debt-Free... and Its Citizens Are Reaping the Benefits

Walworth County is proving you can run a government and undertake capital projects without carrying any debt.

The Armistice Day Prediction That Came True

The Armistice Day Prediction That Came True

G. K. Chesterton was anything but a futurist. But perhaps he did have a few predictive powers.

What CNN Gets Wrong in Its Coverage of Seattle's New Minimum Wage Law

What CNN Gets Wrong in Its Coverage of Seattle's New Minimum Wage Law

It turns out that labor demand curves do slope downwards after all.

Kristallnacht: Are We Experiencing the Modern Version?

Kristallnacht: Are We Experiencing the Modern Version?

November 9th marks the eightieth anniversary of Kristallnacht.

3 Ways to Make the Post-Election World Better

3 Ways to Make the Post-Election World Better

Voting isn’t the only way to effect social change.

Boy Scouts Learn Just How Fickle Women Can Be

Boy Scouts Learn Just How Fickle Women Can Be

The Girl Scouts are finally suing their male counterparts after the latter decided to open its doors to scouts of both sexes a little over a year ago.

The Economist Explains How Transgenderism Hurts Feminism

The Economist Explains How Transgenderism Hurts Feminism

Is the surprising stand taken by The Economist a sign that common sense is reasserting itself?

New York Lawmakers Want to Screen Gun Buyers’ Social Media History for Hate Speech

New York Lawmakers Want to Screen Gun Buyers’ Social Media History for Hate Speech

There are some obvious flaws with the legislation.

Remembering Jim Jones and the Socialist Ideals He Held

Remembering Jim Jones and the Socialist Ideals He Held

Jones sought to “infiltrate the church” to spread the communist message.

What is Neoliberalism?

What is Neoliberalism?

Neoliberalism is one of those concepts that changes meaning depending on whom you ask.

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