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Lara Logan is Right about Media Bias, but She Overlooks a Greater Threat

Lara Logan is Right about Media Bias, but She Overlooks a Greater Threat

As a former CBS News correspondent, Lara Logan's  assertions about media bias have real credibility. These charges are not new and fail to see the real danger to media with alternative viewpoints. 

Child Deaths Fall Across the World, No Thanks to Marxism

Child Deaths Fall Across the World, No Thanks to Marxism

It has never been a safer world in which to be a child.

Teaching Children 'No' in the Era of #MeToo

Teaching Children 'No' in the Era of #MeToo

Children have to be taught what no means. But how?

Why Stress Is One of the Best Predictors of High Life Satisfaction

Why Stress Is One of the Best Predictors of High Life Satisfaction

People may spend their lives seeking permanent solutions to ease feelings of stress in their lives. Such solutions may seem tantalizingly close; in reality, they are out of reach.

Why the "Golden Rule" is an Obstacle to the Government's Agenda

Why the "Golden Rule" is an Obstacle to the Government's Agenda

When it comes to government, do we need the silver rule?

Marx and Lincoln: Comrades in the Making?

Marx and Lincoln: Comrades in the Making?

Looking back, it seems odd that the avatar of international communism and the exalted founder of the now pro-capitalist Republican Party were ideological bedfellows.

Adolescents Have a Fundamental Need to Contribute

Adolescents Have a Fundamental Need to Contribute

It’s time to move away from outdated stereotypes of adolescents as only selfish and dangerous risk-takers and to consider how they are ripe for learning about contributing to others and their communities.

What the Magic Kingdom and American Culture Have in Common

What the Magic Kingdom and American Culture Have in Common

Americans need not visit Orlando to go to Fantasyland .

Report on Covington Students Finds ‘No Evidence’ of ‘Offensive or Racist Statements’

Report on Covington Students Finds ‘No Evidence’ of ‘Offensive or Racist Statements’

“We see no evidence that students responded with any offensive or racist statements of their own."

Michigan Seeks to Ban Police from Seizing Property from People Who Have Not Been Convicted of Crimes

Michigan Seeks to Ban Police from Seizing Property from People Who Have Not Been Convicted of Crimes

Michigan may be joining 11 other states that require a criminal conviction before any asset forfeiture.

The Missing Link in Rising Depression Rates?

The Missing Link in Rising Depression Rates?

Is there a connection?

Bad Quotes of Some Bad Presidents

Bad Quotes of Some Bad Presidents

"The government is in us; we are the government, you and I."

Pushing Up Daisies: Human Beings as Compost

Pushing Up Daisies: Human Beings as Compost

How we honor our dead tells others how we honor our living.

Americans Continue to Flee to These Low-Tax States

Americans Continue to Flee to These Low-Tax States

According to the most recent Census Bureau data on state-to-state migration flows, 523,000 people moved to California from other states. But at the same time, more than 661,000 Californians moved to other states.

Five Ways to Develop Children's Talents

Five Ways to Develop Children's Talents

Talent is made, not born.

How to Know If You’re Truly ‘In Love’

How to Know If You’re Truly ‘In Love’

How do we know what true love looks like?

Could Parents Who Resist the Transgender Narrative Lose Their Kids?

Could Parents Who Resist the Transgender Narrative Lose Their Kids?

If parents stop a child from "transitioning," there could be "consequences."

What Every Young Man Needs to Know

What Every Young Man Needs to Know

Peterson and McKay agree that most young men have not heard positive encouragement.

No, Opposites Do Not Attract

No, Opposites Do Not Attract

Everyone seems to agree that opposites attract. But is it true?

Choosing to Spend Vacation... Behind Bars

Choosing to Spend Vacation... Behind Bars

South Korea has a unique kind of prison problem.

Feminism and the Burden of Freedom

Feminism and the Burden of Freedom

Ladies, we are being manipulated.

Booker T. Washington’s Racial Compromise?

Booker T. Washington’s Racial Compromise?

Booker T. Washington indeed might have sought reconciliation between white and black, but his call was truly to his own race alone to educate themselves and to work hard to improve mind and character.

‘Pay What You Can Afford’ Runs Panera Out of Bread

‘Pay What You Can Afford’ Runs Panera Out of Bread

Panera has announced that it will close the last of its charitable stores, which allowed people to pay whatever they wished for a meal, because it was costing too much dough.

Is Diversity an Enemy of Excellence?

Is Diversity an Enemy of Excellence?

Diversity programs are evolving just as many have predicted: to erode academic standards and to promote second-rate fields and third-rate thinking.

A Rational Checklist is No Match for Emotions in Matters of the Heart

A Rational Checklist is No Match for Emotions in Matters of the Heart

Given the strong and complex feelings involved, you may be prone to the empathy gap in the search for the perfect partner.

Evidence Suggests Some Schools are Finally Freeing Students from the Bonds of Mediocrity

Evidence Suggests Some Schools are Finally Freeing Students from the Bonds of Mediocrity

"We suppress genius because we haven’t yet figured out how to manage a population of educated men and women. The solution, I think, is simple and glorious."

The False Promise of an 'Ultramillionare' Tax

The False Promise of an 'Ultramillionare' Tax

Whether their advocates realize it or not, “ ultramillionare ” taxes are false promises for whatever they propose to finance.

What Elizabeth Bennett Can Teach Us about Laughter

What Elizabeth Bennett Can Teach Us about Laughter

It's one thing to recognize that laughter has benefits, but how do we go about laughing more and cultivating a healthy sense of humor?

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