Culture

Envy, Inc.
2019-05-23

Why do so many people resent capitalism, even when they benefit enormously from it?... Read more

6 Stats That Show Americans Are Drowning in Stuff They Don't Need
2019-05-23

Many of us have taken advantage of the vast global economy, but in the process, we have become overwhelmed with stuff.... Read more

Democratic Senator Teaches 8th Grade Students about ‘Abortion Rights’
2019-05-22

Democratic Hawaii Senator Mazie Hirono lectured a group of middle school students about “abortion rights” in America.... Read more

What Would It Mean for AI to Become Conscious?
2019-05-22

“By 2029, computers will have emotional intelligence and be as convincing as people.”... Read more

Late Bloomers and the Benefits of Delayed Success
2019-05-22

A new book by longtime Forbes publisher Rich Karlgaard reveals the downside of our society’s preoccupation with early achievement.... Read more

Why Forgiving Student Debt Would Solve Nothing
2019-05-22

Student loan forgiveness might succeed as a presidential campaign’s bumper sticker, but it fails as a serious policy.... Read more

Winning the Culture War One Avocado Skirmish at a Time
2019-05-22

Tens of thousands, hundreds of thousands, of “avocado” skirmishes, and we might just win ourselves a culture war.... Read more

Texas House Approves Bill Allowing Handgun Carry In Places Of Worship
2019-05-21

The Texas House approved a bill allowing handgun owners to carry firearms inside places of worship.... Read more

Europe’s Most Pro-Gun Nation Just Voted for More Gun Control
2019-05-21

Under pressure from the European Union, Swiss voters on Sunday agreed to new gun regulations.... Read more

Statistical Disparities Among Groups Are Not Proof of Discrimination
2019-05-21

To cling to a narrative that asserts racial discrimination as the only cause of statistical disparities turns a blind eye to reality and leads to harmf... Read more

Brain Scans Help Shed Light on the PTSD Brain, but Cannot diagnose PTSD
2019-05-21

PTSD is a clinical condition due to exposure to extreme traumatic experiences or situations that are threatening to the integrity of a person.... Read more

3 Reasons Flawed Capitalism Is Still Better Than Perfect Socialism
2019-05-21

Free market American capitalism may be the saving grace from something much worse...... Read more

Social Security's Biggest Losers (and Biggest Winners)
2019-05-21

Social Security “contributions” do not actually entitle workers to the benefits they have been promised.... Read more

Kirsten Gillibrand Claims Illegals Should be Released 'Into our Community'
2019-05-20

2020 Democratic candidate Kirsten Gillibrand believes illegals shouldn’t be arrested, but instead released into our communities. ... Read more

Have Consumers Already Lost the Online Privacy War?
2019-05-20

Because consumers are used to receiving services online for free, tech companies will find it hard to succeed with a traditional business model.... Read more

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