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Policing the Public Schools: How Schools Are Becoming Even More Like Prisons

Policing the Public Schools: How Schools Are Becoming Even More Like Prisons

Armed guards and police officers at schools are no guarantee of school safety and may cause more harm than good.

Answers to 4 Big Questions About Sending Illegal Immigrants to Sanctuary Cities

Answers to 4 Big Questions About Sending Illegal Immigrants to Sanctuary Cities

Prominent Democrats say they oppose the idea, and even supporters say President Donald Trump could be trolling Democrats in a public relations move. 

How to Give Up Outrage and Enjoy Your Life

How to Give Up Outrage and Enjoy Your Life

As we let go of outrage, we are not only more forgiving of others but also more forgiving of ourselves.

Ten Guides for Turning Boys Into Men

Ten Guides for Turning Boys Into Men

A young man needs guides, equipment, and maps for his journey. These books, and dozens of others, can serve him as a compass.

Philadelphia’s Soda Tax Already Is Facing Threat of Repeal—From Democrats

Philadelphia’s Soda Tax Already Is Facing Threat of Repeal—From Democrats

Philadelphia’s soda tax raised $79 million in its first year, but critics say the levy is regressive and falls disproportionately on the city's minority populations.

The Real Problem With Christian Music Isn't That It's Overly Repetitive

The Real Problem With Christian Music Isn't That It's Overly Repetitive

A regular criticism of modern praise and worship music is that it is overly repetitive, but this is a misleading criticism. The real problem runs much deeper than that.

Transgender Athletes Will Spell the End of Women’s Sports

Transgender Athletes Will Spell the End of Women’s Sports

Fair play should be anything but controversial.

Notre Dame Burns. As Does Our Civilization?

Notre Dame Burns. As Does Our Civilization?

What a horrible way for the West to begin Holy Week.

Easter Egg Hunts and Deluded Political Ideologies

Easter Egg Hunts and Deluded Political Ideologies

Ever been to a Communist Easter egg hunt?

Slavery Is Alive and Well Today… but Not in the Way Many Expect
Five Facts About Tax Day and Income Taxes

Five Facts About Tax Day and Income Taxes

Today is Tax Day, the day when individual income tax returns are due to the federal government.

Are There Any Limits to Illegal Immigration?

Are There Any Limits to Illegal Immigration?

Could illegal immigration soon taper off... just not for the reasons we think?

Shock: College President Spine Manifested

Shock: College President Spine Manifested

Camille Paglia said something the other day that triggered a group of whinypants college students at Philadelphia’s University of the Arts. 

Three Public Speaking Tips From a Little Schoolhouse on the Prairie

Three Public Speaking Tips From a Little Schoolhouse on the Prairie

Given McGuffey’s five generations of successful use in the classroom, maybe modern educators have something to learn from this approach.

Are We In Fact Melding With Machines?

Are We In Fact Melding With Machines?

It could be argued that today’s young “snowflakes” are the obvious products of a lifetime immersion in digitalism.

Electricity Access Is Spreading (Except in Venezuela)

Electricity Access Is Spreading (Except in Venezuela)

The lack of access to electricity is having an unprecedented humanitarian impact on the Venezuelan population.

What Happened to Manners and What to Do About It

What Happened to Manners and What to Do About It

Manners are the finishing touch.

Income Is Determined by the Scarcity of Your Contribution, Not the Value of Human Worth
How Women Can Determine Which Men Will Be Successful in Life

How Women Can Determine Which Men Will Be Successful in Life

Noah Webster offers some advice for women evaluating suitors.

Venezuela Should Shock and Teach this Generation

Venezuela Should Shock and Teach this Generation

It may sound like a dark chapter out of a history book, but Venezuela is happening right now, and millions are suffering.

Assange's Arrest Threatens Global Press Freedom

Assange's Arrest Threatens Global Press Freedom

A dangerous precedent is being set.

The Moral Preening of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

The Moral Preening of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

In some ways, AOC’s style captures perfectly our current predicament. Rhetoric is more important than results, and hubris in the name of virtue more admirable than the humble ordering of one’s own life.

The Intellectual Dishonesty of the Campaign Against the Electoral College

The Intellectual Dishonesty of the Campaign Against the Electoral College

A full-blown war is raging against the Electoral College.

Why Early Marriage Is Better Than We Thought

Why Early Marriage Is Better Than We Thought

Today’s young adults continually hear the go-to-college, get-into-grad-school, find-a-good-job mantra thrown at them. But would they find greater success and happiness if we began sounding the get-married mantra earlier in life?

Hope for the Future is Not Blind Optimism

Hope for the Future is Not Blind Optimism

Let stout hearts, a strong will and a sense of humor be our weapons, and let Invictus be our watchword.

Baseball:  The Sport of Thinking Americans

Baseball: The Sport of Thinking Americans

I was the bat boy for the "Knoxville Smokies" for five years. I can’t think of a better way to grow up than spending those thousands of hours at the ballpark. I felt extremely lucky, and still do.

How Hope Fosters a More Prosperous Society

How Hope Fosters a More Prosperous Society

Is it possible for people to improve their lives through hard work, or is the system rigged against you? Your answer – and your results – may depend on your faith.

One Simple Plan to Undermine Socialism

One Simple Plan to Undermine Socialism

Clear-thinking Americans fear a headlong plunge into the same ideological swamp that has ruined so many other economies and lament that there seems to be no way to stop it.

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