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Why Being an “Excellent Sheep” Isn’t So Bad

The daily bread of knowledge will sustain students as they grow into self-reflective souls.
Gracy Olmstead August 26, 2014

Ferguson: We Can’t Look Away

It’s time once again to bring out the well-worn quote (from Marx) that history repeats itself, “first as tragedy,…
Scott McConnell August 20, 2014

Ferguson and the Troubled Spirit of St. Louis

A resident reports on the problems plaguing his city, its suburbs, and the nation.
John Payne August 19, 2014

Unschooling: the Future of Education?

Ben Hewitt doesn’t send his boys to school—he doesn’t even own a curriculum. He’s an “unschooling” parent. Though the…
Gracy Olmstead August 19, 2014

In Ferguson, Peace and Order First

“America is on trial,” said Rev. Al Sharpton from the pulpit of Greater St. Mark’s Family Church in Ferguson,…
Patrick Buchanan August 19, 2014

The Tocquevillian Farmer’s Market

Civil society can be rebuilt around food, and family, and friends.
Gracy Olmstead August 9, 2014

Wendell Berry: A Steward of Place

A birthday appreciation for an agrarian extraordinaire
Gracy Olmstead August 5, 2014

The Complicated Realm of Women’s Health

Rebecca Traister wrote a scathing piece for The New Republic, condemning Republicans’ egregious views on reproductive liberty and women’s…
Gracy Olmstead August 2, 2014

Why We Must Stop Obama’s Amnesty

According to Rep. Luis Gutierrez, Obama intends “to act broadly and generously” on behalf of the “millions and millions”…
Patrick Buchanan August 1, 2014

Fear and Loathing in Guantanamo Bay

The Guantanamo Bay detention center briefly reasserted its presence in the public consciousness this month with the news that…
Bonnie Kristian July 23, 2014
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