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Have the Elites Lost Their Mandate?

Have the Elites Lost Their Mandate?

Our elites believe they can engineer complex systems and institutions from the top, and thereby control national and global conditions. But our tech-based systems have outgrown such deterministic control. 

Two Ways Our World Resembles '1984'

Two Ways Our World Resembles '1984'

“Freedom is the freedom to say that two plus two makes four,” Winston Smith tells us. “If this is granted, all else follows.” When I read this line 25 years ago I didn’t understand what Orwell was saying. Now I do.

Doctor: Facts on Biological Sex Differences Are Being Ignored

Doctor: Facts on Biological Sex Differences Are Being Ignored

Are we so committed to the idea of equality that we look the other way when facts show us that differences between the sexes exist?

The Long March: Are Its Days Numbered?

The Long March: Are Its Days Numbered?

Those radicals of the 1960s seem to have won the game.  Or have they?

The Banality of the Modern Hipster

The Banality of the Modern Hipster

Hipsters, like many Americans, have confused the plethora of consumer-oriented diversions and incessant internet interactions with living a wholesome life.

Six Factors That Produce Academically Strong Kids

Six Factors That Produce Academically Strong Kids

A recent study from Australia reveals the factors that enable students to excel. Hint: money isn't one of them!

When the State Kicks Down Your Door and Takes Your Child Over a Fever

When the State Kicks Down Your Door and Takes Your Child Over a Fever

What has our country become that we can tear down the doorway of a family who has a child with a high fever that disagrees with their doctor?

The Virtues of Boredom in an Anxious Age

The Virtues of Boredom in an Anxious Age

Could it be that we need more boredom?

The Best Way to Teach History to Children

The Best Way to Teach History to Children

When an old person dies, a library burns to the ground.

Jussie Smollett’s Hoax: Wrong Place, Wrong Time

Jussie Smollett’s Hoax: Wrong Place, Wrong Time

Jussie Smollett wasted police time and resources while attempting to paint himself as a victim. Has the lenient attitude toward hate crime hoaxes on many campuses spread to the rest of the country, as well?

Andrew Yang Is Right: Americans Will Need a Guaranteed Income

Andrew Yang Is Right: Americans Will Need a Guaranteed Income

Yang is fond of informing audiences that UBI is not a new idea. It’s not even a liberal policy.

Democrats Refuse to Vote for Green New Deal They Endorsed

Democrats Refuse to Vote for Green New Deal They Endorsed

The Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected Democrats’ so-called Green New Deal, touted to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as a way of combating climate change.

#NationalSpinachDay: Why Our Constant Fabrication of Holidays Expresses a Sacred Yearning

#NationalSpinachDay: Why Our Constant Fabrication of Holidays Expresses a Sacred Yearning

Have we lost the common culture and associations which were once primarily obtained through church and religious societies?

Tara Westover and the Contradictions Which Allowed Her to Write a NYT Bestseller

Tara Westover and the Contradictions Which Allowed Her to Write a NYT Bestseller

Tara Westover refuses to admit that if her parents had taken a conventional path, she would not be where she is today.

NEWS: Charges Against Jussie Smollett Dropped

NEWS: Charges Against Jussie Smollett Dropped

The Chicago Police Department is reportedly furious after the state dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett, who allegedly staged a fake hate crime against his person.

Five Facts About Fascism

Five Facts About Fascism

Benito Mussolini coined the term "fascism" to describe his political movement 100 years ago. Here are five things you should know about fascism.

A Government Guide to Keeping Insulin Unaffordable: 3 Easy Steps to Hogtie a Market

A Government Guide to Keeping Insulin Unaffordable: 3 Easy Steps to Hogtie a Market

Desperate patients pay up because they have nowhere else to go—and their distress is deliberate and designed.

Post-Russiagate: Who Has the Most Egg on Their Face?

Post-Russiagate: Who Has the Most Egg on Their Face?

The reputations of media pundits and whole news organizations are now in shambles and exposed for all to see.

San Antonio Violates Chick-Fil-A's First Amendment Rights

San Antonio Violates Chick-Fil-A's First Amendment Rights

The City of San Antonio cannot discriminate against Chick-Fil-A because it disapproves of the company's charitable giving.  Donations to a private group are protected by the First Amendment.  

How to Raise 'Em Tough in a World of Chaos

How to Raise 'Em Tough in a World of Chaos

Is it too risky to bring children into this chaotic world in which we live?

8 Historic Cases That Show the FBI and CIA Were Out of Control Long Before Russiagate

8 Historic Cases That Show the FBI and CIA Were Out of Control Long Before Russiagate

The survival of liberty depends on skepticism of government power—and make no mistake, that includes President Trump.

Attorney General Sees No Case for Obstruction as Mueller Finds No Collusion With Russia

Attorney General Sees No Case for Obstruction as Mueller Finds No Collusion With Russia

It’s no longer only President Donald Trump and his allies saying “no collusion.”

Does America Need a 'Civic Great Awakening'?

Does America Need a 'Civic Great Awakening'?

When it comes to the direction of society Americans (surprisingly) agree: things are not getting better.

Swimming Upstream in a Turbulent Society

Swimming Upstream in a Turbulent Society

“A dead thing,” Chesterton wrote, “can go with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it.”

Bookstore Removes Jordan Peterson Book Over Mosque Shooting, Continues Selling ‘Mein Kampf’

Bookstore Removes Jordan Peterson Book Over Mosque Shooting, Continues Selling ‘Mein Kampf’

A New Zealand bookstore stopped selling Jordan Peterson’s book in light of the Christchurch mosque shootings, but continues offering “Mein Kampf.”

America's Apartheid Is Not Black and White

America's Apartheid Is Not Black and White

Forget race: the real dividing line is class, with identity politics there to distract us into submission.

Australia's Gun Laws and Homicide Show Correlation Isn't Causation

Australia's Gun Laws and Homicide Show Correlation Isn't Causation

Should New Zealand follow in Australia's footsteps with gun restrictions?

Five Simple Dating Tips Today’s Young People Have Forgotten

Five Simple Dating Tips Today’s Young People Have Forgotten

Professor Kerry Cronin and her famous dating class at Boston College are back in the news.

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