‘You Are Not Special; You Are Not Exceptional’: Why David McCullough Jr.'s dose of reality to young people is important
The empirical evidence that you are not special is overwhelming, David McCullough Jr. famously observed in a 2012 graduation speech.
How not to enrage your fan-base.
“You don't have to agree with trump but the mob can't make me not love him.” – Kanye West
Have you instilled this quality in your child?
Success is found by constantly asking, “How can I make this better?”
Millennials think socialism sounds great... until they have to deal with the effects of the system.
Incels (Involuntary Celibate men) are both examples and victims of the victim-based identity politics that pervades our culture.
As the latest Pew Forum survey shows, the god that atheists rejects might not be the God that most Americans believe in.
It’s usually assumed that climate change skeptics simply don’t care about the environment. But a recent study shows otherwise.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who will wed on Saturday, should not be lulled into a false sense of security by the positive coverage they’ve been receiving.
Do women and young girls need to realize that being a wife and a mother is not a life of drudgery and oblivion?
A weekend fasting from personal devices.
Our research shows attending one of these elite universities doesn’t in itself significantly increase the average starting salary for graduates.
Was the 8th grade education of the past just as challenging academically, if not more so, than that which happens in today's college classrooms?
Is self-control something you can acquire, like a new language or a taste for opera? Or is it one of those things you either have or don’t, like fashion sense or a knack for telling a good joke?
Dogma cannot be separated from education, G.K. Chesterton argued.
Every hero is a potential villain who chose differently.
Returning the Favor is Mr. Rowe’s newest show, created in 2017, and celebrating, instead of the blue-collar worker, the common volunteer.
Last week, the Illinois Senate passed a bill that would make LGBTQ history lessons mandatory in public schools.
This sort of antidote won’t stop people from going too far when consuming alcohol, but it could help them recover quicker.
Ayn Rand and Ludwig von Mises Once Had Dinner Together, and It Can Teach Us a Lot About Intellectual Dogmatism
Even intellectual giants cling to their dogmas. But does this intellectual intolerance do a disservice to the advancement of ideas?
The Republicans have so forgotten how to control spending, even when they try something conservative it is not really conservative.
And you'll most likely have to do it yourself.
While it’s worthwhile to explore the pros and cons of attachment parenting, Tiger Moms, or free-range concepts, do we get too caught up in these theories? And in so doing, do we forget the basics every parent should pass on to a child in order to ensure that he or she becomes a flourishing adult?
Broward County officials must now explain to grieving families that the school discipline strategy they called “the most comprehensive thinking available to address socially unacceptable or illegal behavior” failed to stop a school shooting.
The question "Is truth dead?" expresses a legitimate concern in an age of rampant subjectivity. But truth will never die.
What are Gnosticism and Pelagianism, the ancient errors criticised by Pope Francis?
The recent gas price rise is a real concern and addressing it is important for all Americans.