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‘Sowing’ Virtues

Jun 22, 2019 by

3 Virtues Sewing Can Help Teach Children Madeleine Ahlbrecht – Most 21st century 12-year-old girls ask for ready-to-wear...

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Poll: Americans Are Highly Cri...

Jun 20, 2019 by

You’re not imagining things if you think political debate has grown worse in the last several years. According to a new poll from Pew...

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America: Still the Land of Hop...

Jun 18, 2019 by

“In times of change and danger when there is a quicksand of fear under men’s reasoning, a sense of continuity with generations...

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Happy Birthday, Donald Trump… ...

Jun 15, 2019 by

Ironically, Donald Trump, the capitalist, and Che Guevara, the communist, share the same birthday. President Trump turns 73 on June...

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Raising a Great Man: Four Chil...

Jun 11, 2019 by

Years ago, my father and I were volunteering in a class of inner-city preschoolers. One little boy was a particular handful, and my...

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Netherlands Discovers ‘Achille...

Jun 9, 2019 by

Has the Netherlands found the “Achilles heel” of Euthanasia? That’s the question quietly being asked in Dutch medical circles. The...

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The Bedford Boys: A Time For R...

Jun 5, 2019 by

Thursday, June 6th, 2019, brings the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the massive assault on occupied France by Allied Forces in World War...

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When Ralph Abernathy Took His ...

Jun 2, 2019 by

The summer of 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of man walking on the moon. Before Neil Armstrong took “one small step for man, one...

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Why Are We No Longer Visiting ...

May 31, 2019 by

My wife and I recently visited our son and daughter-in-law in Philadelphia. As part of our visit, we took in some of the historical...

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Inverting the Wisdom of the Ag...

May 29, 2019 by

Anthony Esolen – “They have called the people happy, that hath these things,” says the psalmist, thinking of tall...

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Design Regulations Helped Ruin...

May 26, 2019 by

Jeffrey Tucker – Your car looks like a box. So does every other car. It’s boring, even shocking when you consider how awesome...

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Middle School Reading Lists 10...

May 24, 2019 by

I recently dug up a 1908 curriculum manual in the Minnesota Historical Society archives. It provided instructions on...

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Remembering the Original Meani...

May 23, 2019 by

James Jeffrey – In the 1999 film Fight Club, Tyler Durden addresses what he sees as the problem with the American Dream. “We’ve...

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What Amazon’s Documentary ‘Lor...

May 23, 2019 by

This is the way Americans are learning history now. Emma Elliott Freire – Over the past several years, America has been deluged...

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Three Reasons Flawed Capitalis...

May 21, 2019 by

A video clip of a military vehicle driving headlong into a crowd of innocent civilians keeps replaying itself in my mind. This...

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‘Free’ College Wou...

May 20, 2019 by

Paul Boyce – For US citizens aged between 18 and 24 years, college enrollment rates reached more than 40 percent in 2017. Of...

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‘Where Do We Get Such Me...

May 19, 2019 by

In The Bridges At Toko-ri, the film based on James Michener’s novel about carrier pilots in the Korean War, Admiral George Tarrant...

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Internet Hate-Speech Rules Har...

May 15, 2019 by

Hans Bader – Democrats in Congress have been pressuring social media companies like Facebook, Twitter, and Google to crack down...

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All Good Mothers Have One Trai...

May 12, 2019 by

Mother’s Day is just around the corner. This is the day we honor the mother who bore us, reared us, laughed with us (and sometimes...

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Dumbfounded by American Social...

May 10, 2019 by

In some regards — no, in many regards — I am a knucklehead. Talk to me of stocks and bonds, of escrow and amortization, and a curtain...

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