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Why ‘Social Justice Math’ Misses the Point of Learning Math

Why ‘Social Justice Math’ Misses the Point of Learning Math

Although math is a useful tool, mathematicians throughout history have considered it to have a much higher purpose.

Can Political Freedom Exist Without Virtue? America's Founders Didn't Think So.

Can Political Freedom Exist Without Virtue? America's Founders Didn't Think So.

The Founders were blissfully free from the modern mythology surrounding government.

Supreme Court Says California Can’t Force Anti-Abortion Centers to Promote Abortion

Supreme Court Says California Can’t Force Anti-Abortion Centers to Promote Abortion

The Reproductive FACT Act, “likely violates the First Amendment” and “unduly burdens protected speech.”

How Trump Can Make a Beautiful, Cage-Free Border Deal

How Trump Can Make a Beautiful, Cage-Free Border Deal

This deal will unite everyone by rewriting the playbook of politics.

Psychologist: America’s Suicide Crisis Linked to ‘Lack of Meaning’

Psychologist: America’s Suicide Crisis Linked to ‘Lack of Meaning’

Have Americans swapped the family, neighbourliness and religion for MAGA rallies and #resistance?

Denying Someone a Place to Eat Violates Timeless Norms of Hospitality that Go Back to the Homeric Age

Denying Someone a Place to Eat Violates Timeless Norms of Hospitality that Go Back to the Homeric Age

Hospitality has changed from ancient times, but some basic elements still linger today.

Embracing Liberty as a Life Philosophy

Embracing Liberty as a Life Philosophy

Much more than an idea, liberty is a guiding principle for our lives and interactions in the world.

Why are People So Obsessed with Superhero Movies?

Why are People So Obsessed with Superhero Movies?

In a broken world, superheros provide hope, exemplify virtue, and inspire action.

Laura Ingalls Wilder Hits the PC Guillotine

Laura Ingalls Wilder Hits the PC Guillotine

If the PC craziness can topple Laura Ingalls Wilder, then it can topple just about anything.

Why ‘Permit Patty’ Called Police on an 8-Year-Old Girl Selling Water

Why ‘Permit Patty’ Called Police on an 8-Year-Old Girl Selling Water

Entrepreneurship among younger generations is declining. We need to rebuild a commercial society.

10 (Huge) Societal Changes Since the First ‘Incredibles’ Movie in 2004

10 (Huge) Societal Changes Since the First ‘Incredibles’ Movie in 2004

The world is a different place now than in 2004.

Why This Immigration Psychodrama Will Also Pass

Why This Immigration Psychodrama Will Also Pass

A month from now the current hysteria over border detainments will be filed away.

Who's Responsible for Separating Alien Children From Their Parents? (Hint: It's Not Trump)

Who's Responsible for Separating Alien Children From Their Parents? (Hint: It's Not Trump)

The Trump administration is simply doing what it is constitutionally charged with doing—enforcing the law.

How Federal Education Guidelines from 2014 are Destroying Kids’ Lives

How Federal Education Guidelines from 2014 are Destroying Kids’ Lives

Why are schools so reluctant to enact strict disciplinary policies?

3 Reasons Why the Pets-Babies Comparison Just Doesn’t Work

3 Reasons Why the Pets-Babies Comparison Just Doesn’t Work

Owning pets is wonderful and quite rewarding in its own way. But please do not compare it with child-rearing.

On Free Speech, 40% of Americans Are Closer to the Chinese Government’s Interpretation than the Founding Fathers

On Free Speech, 40% of Americans Are Closer to the Chinese Government’s Interpretation than the Founding Fathers

Growing numbers of Americans no longer believe in the Founders vision that the function of government is to protect citizen’s pre-existing and unalienable rights. 

Morality and Immigration: 4 Overlooked Stats Everyone Is Missing in the Border Crisis Debate

Morality and Immigration: 4 Overlooked Stats Everyone Is Missing in the Border Crisis Debate

There has been a great deal of finger-pointing over who’s to blame.

Americans Are Increasingly Revealing Their Self-absorption in Their Clothing

Americans Are Increasingly Revealing Their Self-absorption in Their Clothing

We might go a long way in diminishing society’s troubling attitudes of flippancy and self-absorption if we stop to consider the ways in which we ourselves send the same messages.

Seattle Aiming to Become More Like Detroit

Seattle Aiming to Become More Like Detroit

Once the prosperous home to the thriving American automobile industry, Detroit made itself so unfriendly to business that American auto manufacturing has migrated to more business-friendly locations, largely in the American South.

'Bourgeois Dignity': The Idea that Created the Modern World

'Bourgeois Dignity': The Idea that Created the Modern World

In her book Bourgeois Dignity: Why Economics Can’t Explain the Modern World, Deirdre McCloskey offers a persuasive narrative that explores the causes of the Industrial Revolution. 

Cruelty on the Border; Cruelty North of the Border

Cruelty on the Border; Cruelty North of the Border

The Trump Administration is separating families to stop illegal immigration. How about separated families at home?

What’s Really Behind the Soaring Cost of Weddings

What’s Really Behind the Soaring Cost of Weddings

While weddings have been extravagant for a while, why have costs doubled in the last 10 years?

University Coughs Up in Legal Settlement that Alleged Discrimination Against Republicans

University Coughs Up in Legal Settlement that Alleged Discrimination Against Republicans

A Washington university is shelling out big bucks to settle a dispute with a Republican student group that filed a lawsuit alleging the school discriminated against it by charging exorbitant security fees for speaker events.

Illegal Immigrant Families: The Questions to REALLY Ask

Illegal Immigrant Families: The Questions to REALLY Ask

Lost in the emotional social media posts and virtue-signaling are serious questions that should be asked.

DOJ Report Reveals How Immigration Officials Cooked the Books for Years and Deceived Congress

DOJ Report Reveals How Immigration Officials Cooked the Books for Years and Deceived Congress

Mark Twain once quipped that “Facts are stubborn things, but statistics are more pliable.” An entire federal agency proved him right.

Child Calls Police on Parents… Because They Made Him Eat Salad

Child Calls Police on Parents… Because They Made Him Eat Salad

Just before 10 p.m. on Tuesday, RCMP responded to a 911 call from the boy who said one of his parents made a salad he didn't like.

Student, 13, Charged With Felony for Recording a Conversation With His Principal

Student, 13, Charged With Felony for Recording a Conversation With His Principal

Paul Boron is 13 years old. And he’s facing a felony eavesdropping charge that could change the course of the rest of his life.

Duke Prof: Diversity and Inclusion Offices ‘Should Not Exist’ at Universities

Duke Prof: Diversity and Inclusion Offices ‘Should Not Exist’ at Universities

Bias in favor of or against an individual simply because of his or her race or ethnicity is morally wrong.

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