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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.

Jordan Peterson Made His Own Political Ad for Dems

Jordan Peterson Made His Own Political Ad for Dems

Hardhitting... but does he make a good point?

D.C. Bureaucrats Are Trying to Make Parents Get a License to Let Children Play Together

D.C. Bureaucrats Are Trying to Make Parents Get a License to Let Children Play Together

Bureaucrats are now cracking down on children's playdates.

A Democratic Congress Could Be a Perfect Foil for Trump

A Democratic Congress Could Be a Perfect Foil for Trump

This could be the kind of battleground Donald Trump relishes.

Five Ways Couples Manage to Kill Love - and How to Avoid Them

Five Ways Couples Manage to Kill Love - and How to Avoid Them

Love does not commit suicide.

Not Too Big to Fail: Why Facebook's Long Reign May Be Coming to an End

Not Too Big to Fail: Why Facebook's Long Reign May Be Coming to an End

Sears and Blockbuster fell because neither was able to adapt and grow with its consumer base. Is Facebook making the same mistakes?

The F-Bomb and the Age of Public Crudity

The F-Bomb and the Age of Public Crudity

I would contend that the word is emblematic of the crudity of our culture at large, a four-letter banner of our decadence.

The Sad Death of 'All Politics is Local'

The Sad Death of 'All Politics is Local'

For nearly a quarter-century, the midterm elections that used to center on bread-and-butter issues like schools, crime—“the economy, stupid”—have now been little more than proxy wars to impeach the sitting president.

‘I’ll Never Be the Same’: My Ukrainian Wife’s First Trip to the United States

‘I’ll Never Be the Same’: My Ukrainian Wife’s First Trip to the United States

America’s greatness is not always measured like in the movies or a campaign speech. Sometimes, an anonymous act of gratitude is proof enough, even if we, as Americans, don’t always see it that way.

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