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How San Fransisco’s Housing Policy Makes it Harder for the Homeless

How San Fransisco’s Housing Policy Makes it Harder for the Homeless

California lawmakers continue to discourage the very enterprises and institutions that can bring a personalized approach to a very personal issue.

What Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Doesn't Understand about Socialism

What Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Doesn't Understand about Socialism

Bernie is likely too old to perceive this insight. But what about AOC and her fellow millennials?

What is "Toxic Masculinity"?

What is "Toxic Masculinity"?

If toxic masculinity is only an undesirable kind of masculinity, then we need to ask: what does good masculinity look like?

Do We Need More Screen-Free Zones?

Do We Need More Screen-Free Zones?

On a recent trip to the zoo with my kids, I wondered, are there any unmediated experiences left?

The End of ‘Believe All Women’

The End of ‘Believe All Women’

Feminists haven’t been this silent since the Bill Clinton years.

Christopher Hitchens on Why We Desperately Need Free Speech

Christopher Hitchens on Why We Desperately Need Free Speech

"You are giving away what is most precious in your own society," Hitchens told his audience.

Why Bad Arguments Are So Persuasive

Why Bad Arguments Are So Persuasive

Why are so many people persuaded by bad arguments?

Homeschoolers: Guilty Until Proven Innocent?

Homeschoolers: Guilty Until Proven Innocent?

Subjecting all homeschooling families to regulation and oversight because of fears of a few is a blatant example of state intrusion.

Has the IVF Industry Been Lying to Millennials?

Has the IVF Industry Been Lying to Millennials?

Media reports are exposing the industry’s empty promises.

How Craftsmanship Can Save the World

How Craftsmanship Can Save the World

All lovers of beauty and tradition will rejoice at the emergence of the American College of the Building Arts and will hope that it is the first of many such schools to be established in the future.

How PC Moralism Cuts Us Off From Our Cultural Heritage

How PC Moralism Cuts Us Off From Our Cultural Heritage

The difference today is not that there are any more things about the past we don't like, but in our reaction to them.

Five Famous Shakespeare Quotes You're Probably Taking Out of Context

Five Famous Shakespeare Quotes You're Probably Taking Out of Context

While it is true that Shakespeare interacts with deep and compelling themes, and some of his plays do have a very somber tone, it’s interesting to see how many of his oft-quoted lines actually appear in moments of comic relief.

Are Plastic Straws the New Smoking?

Are Plastic Straws the New Smoking?

Are plastic straws coming under the same treatment as smoking?

Ted Bundy and the Banality of Evil

Ted Bundy and the Banality of Evil

Netflix's new docu-series about the famous killer has no there there—and that's exactly the point.

Modern Men in the City

Modern Men in the City

What does it mean to be masculine?

Equality for All Women… Except for Working Mothers?

Equality for All Women… Except for Working Mothers?

Earlier this week researchers from Essex University made what might be considered a rather obvious announcement: working mothers are stressed.

Meet the Philosopher Behind the Ideology of Anti-Fascists

Meet the Philosopher Behind the Ideology of Anti-Fascists

If one is an adherent of Marcuesean philosophy, then one could easily justify using fascist tactics in the name of fighting fascism.

Toxic Masculinity: The Alpha Straw-Man

Toxic Masculinity: The Alpha Straw-Man

We are losing the true value of mature masculinity, and suffering the consequences.

Why College Students Have More in Common with Non-PC Authors Than They Realize

Why College Students Have More in Common with Non-PC Authors Than They Realize

The difference between the liberality of the liberal arts and the censorship imposed by political liberals is that advocates of the liberal arts invite the “heretics” to the great conversation whereas political liberals seek to silence them as dangerous dissidents.

Why Elites Hate Border Walls

Why Elites Hate Border Walls

Cosmopolitans seek to tear down walls, literally and figuratively.

How Nostalgia Drives Both Political Parties

How Nostalgia Drives Both Political Parties

Both parties suffer from nostalgia for a “very peculiar kind of postwar moment” and both sides are fed up with the status quo, but for very different reasons.

A 1913 Prescription for ‘Toxic Masculinity’

A 1913 Prescription for ‘Toxic Masculinity’

A clear vision of manhood from an American hero.

Is Tom Brokaw Wrong About Assimilation?

Is Tom Brokaw Wrong About Assimilation?

“I . . . happen to believe that the Hispanics should work harder at assimilation,” Brokaw said during a panel discussion on “Meet the Press” Sunday.

Why Ocasio-Cortez is Not Dangerous, but Her Followers Are

Why Ocasio-Cortez is Not Dangerous, but Her Followers Are

Ocasio-Cortez is in service to the ideas of the envious and the ignorant.

New Regulations Cause California Soup Kitchen to Close Its Doors

New Regulations Cause California Soup Kitchen to Close Its Doors

For the past four years, Deliverance San Diego has been delivering hot meals to the city’s homeless population every Friday, averaging 200 donated meals on any given evening.

Can Children Really Be Raised ‘Without the Concept of Sin’?
Should You Give Up Your Metro Seat to a Pregnant Woman?

Should You Give Up Your Metro Seat to a Pregnant Woman?

Probably a majority of people would answer “yes” to that question. But how does that work in practice?

Why These Feminists Oppose Pelosi’s Equality Act

Why These Feminists Oppose Pelosi’s Equality Act

The Equality Act would add sexual orientation and gender identity to characteristics protected by the 1964 Civil Rights Act.

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