Recent Articles

Jihad Math

, Sean Grindlay

When the United States government subsidizes Islamic schools abroad, it may be feeding with a hand that gets bitten.

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Academic Hate Crime Hoax

, Sean Grindlay

A California professor who claimed to have been the victim of a “hate crime” was placed on paid leave last month after police determined that she herself had been the perpetrator.

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Banished Barbie

, Vani Murthy

In a curious approach to mathematical education, a seventh-grade teacher in Michigan has students measure Barbie’s waist and bust and compare her proportions to their own.

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Recent Articles

Wallowing In Crimson Irony

, Malcolm A. Kline

At a time of record public deficits, personal bankruptcies and business failures at home, not to mention fatal U. S. embassy attacks abroad, only an academic could believe we are being well-governed.

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The Fix Is In

, Malcolm A. Kline

President Obama may have spoken warmly about charter schools but don’t expect his administration to do anything to aid them anytime soon.

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Disabling Definitions

, Malcolm A. Kline

A Wharton School economist went a long way towards diagnosing the causes of the explosion in federal disability insurance costs but couldn’t quite bring himself to go the distance.

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Third Way of Parenting

, Malcolm A. Kline

A professor from a Lutheran college offers an interpretation of the crises affecting American families that is not frequently heard: Children need both parents.

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A Two-Fer

, Malcolm A. Kline

“It pollutes our discourse with self-congratulation and self-flagellation at the same time.”—Bill McClay of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on “social justice” as currently defined.

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Staying on Message

, Malcolm A. Kline

“The lesson of the Left’s sustained commitment to ‘social justice’ is that sustained commitment to a message, no matter how flawed, will eventually win out.”—Samuel Gregg of the Acton Institute at the Philadelphia Society meeting…

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