Is College Really Getting Easi...

Jul 26, 2019 by

Have you ever seen those videos of kids learning they made it into the college of their dreams? A lot of ecstatic jumping and...

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Jordan Peterson’s Thinkspot Is...

Jul 24, 2019 by

Last month, the controversial psychologist and popular public speaker Jordan Peterson announced that he is creating a new social...

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The School Segregation Farce

Jul 19, 2019 by

A new frequent allegation of progressive politicians and media outlets is that America’s schools are becoming more racially...

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The ‘Okie from Muskogee,...

Jul 19, 2019 by

I have been asked many times what my favorite Merle Haggard song is. For me, that’s a lot like asking a mother to name a favorite...

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A Catfight in Congress: Will &...

Jul 19, 2019 by

Meet the “Squad”: Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), the four most...

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The Growing Tyranny of Politic...

Jul 17, 2019 by

Brian Freimuth – Have you ever feared that something you posted on Facebook, or something you once said to a friend online just...

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Why Did Cries for Impeachment ...

Jul 15, 2019 by

From the moment Donald Trump raised his right hand and took the oath of office for the presidency, Democrats in Congress,...

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The BBC’s Critique of ‘I, Penc...

Jul 15, 2019 by

Rev. Ben Johnson – Leonard Read’s immortal essay “I, Pencil” has persuaded more people of the wonders of the free market than...

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NEA Embraces the Woke Agenda —...

Jul 14, 2019 by

It’s unclear why the NEA would vote against re-dedicating itself to “increased student learning.” Nat Malkus and RJ Martin...

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Low Marriage and Birth Rates E...

Jul 11, 2019 by

Kitty Hannah Eden had – in her own words – a traumatic, abusive, miserable childhood. So traumatic, in fact, that she refuses to...

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Traveling Backwards: Reparatio...

Jul 7, 2019 by

Before the Civil War, several of my ancestors in Western Pennsylvania were staunch abolitionists. They participated in the...

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Three Myths About Prohibition ...

Jul 5, 2019 by

The reputation of Al Capone and the typical American aversion toward big government cloud our understanding of the history of...

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Nike: Taking Colin Kaepernick’...

Jul 3, 2019 by

You’d think Nike would have learned by now to avoid Colin Kaepernick’s advice like the plague. After all, it was Kaepernick’s ad for...

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Two Thumbs up for the Trades

Jun 30, 2019 by

Last week I was strolling through a park beside the French Broad River when I met a former student, a young woman whose fiery...

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Why ‘Young Hearts’...

Jun 29, 2019 by

Joseph Sunde – The common clichés about “kid socialists” are now well-embedded in the American imagination. The path is...

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Why Do Parents Have Trouble Te...

Jun 27, 2019 by

Kids are hard work. Anyone who has spent even a small amount of time around children knows this. So it’s no surprise that parents are...

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New York Restricts Workplace S...

Jun 25, 2019 by

Hans Bader – New York has just passed legislation that will tighten restrictions on speech in the workplace by defining it as...

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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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