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    • Wow… This Chart Shows Just How Much the U.S. Rural Population Has Declined

      Wow… This Chart Shows Just How Much the U.S. Rural Population Has Declined0

      • September 1, 2015

      Chart source: U.S. Census Bureau Keep in mind, too, that at the time of the American Revolution, 95% of Americans lived in rural areas. Here are the census numbers going back to 1790: My, how things have changed… Save this article to favorites

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    • Restoring the Local

      Restoring the Local0

      • September 1, 2015

      At present, the stated vision of Intellectual Takeout is the following: “A cultural renaissance in America based on the ideals of freedom, justice, and subsidiarity.” We get a lot of questions about that last word, “subsidiarity”. So, what is it? In short, subsidiarity is an organizing principle which holds that decisions and responsibilities should be

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    • Polygamists Sue to Have Their ‘Marriages’ Recognised

      Polygamists Sue to Have Their ‘Marriages’ Recognised0

      • August 31, 2015

      It didn’t take long. Within weeks of the US Supreme Court decision to legalise same-sex marriage, polygamous families have sued to have their own relationships recognised as marriages. Kody Brown and his four wives are the stars of Sister Wives, the reality TV show about the day-to-day life of a polygamous family. The Browns used

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    • If You Don’t Want to be Marked Down for Using Trigger Words, DON’T TAKE THESE CLASSES!

      If You Don’t Want to be Marked Down for Using Trigger Words, DON’T TAKE THESE CLASSES!0

      • August 31, 2015

      Another example of the censorial character of modern universities is making its way around the internet. According to the original article in Campus Reform (a conservative site), “Multiple professors at Washington State University have explicitly told students their grades will suffer if they use terms such as ‘illegal alien,’ ‘male,’ and ‘female,’ or if they

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    • Do Tablets Detract from Parent-Child Bonding Time?

      Do Tablets Detract from Parent-Child Bonding Time?0

      • August 31, 2015

      Are tablet computers harming our children’s ability to read? That’s a question asked by a recent article in The Guardian. A definitive answer remains rather illusive. Because tablets and many other tech devices are relatively new, it’s difficult to definitively determine if tablet usage is leading to a decline in reading. Some studies show it

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    • The Ancient Greeks Didn’t Have Preschool

      The Ancient Greeks Didn’t Have Preschool0

      • August 31, 2015

      Nowadays there powerful lobbying efforts to increase government funding for preschool, and even to provide universal preschool. Since 1964, enrollment in preschool has dramatically increased: It is well known that our modern education system in the West derives from that of ancient Greece, which is still upheld as a standard and goal in some circles.

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