It’s a tactic followed by all totalitarian regimes: To control people’s thoughts, begin by controlling their speech. Require them to verbally affirm the regime’s dogmas—even if they disagree with those dogmas.
November 13, 2018, 9:53 AM EST
October 26, 2018, 10:41 AM EDT
Steven Hawking belongs to that breed of atheist who builds his reputation in a narrow specialty, then uses his fame as a platform to pronounce on other pressing questions where he has no particular expertise – like questions about God.
October 1, 2018, 11:13 AM EDT
We’ve read about sex robot brothels in places like Europe and Japan. Now they’re coming to the United States.
June 29, 2018, 11:31 AM EDT
In the majority opinion, Justice Clarence Thomas said, "California cannot co-opt the licensed facilities [pregnancy centers] to deliver its message for it."
May 22, 2018, 3:16 PM EDT
California is poised to pass a bill that is terrible for LGBT people.
February 12, 2018, 11:29 AM EST
Today, February 12, fans of Charles Darwin celebrate his birthday, which they have dubbed “Darwin Day.” The city of Shrewsbury, Darwin’s birthplace, will hold its annual celebration with toasts, tours, and lectures. For this year’s festivities, the tagline is that Shrewsbury is “the origin of original thinking.”
January 26, 2018, 12:01 PM EST
In “LOVE THY BODY,” best-selling author Nancy R. Pearcey challenges the rise of politically correct social constructs that pose as liberation but are harmful to the human person, while setting us up for control by an all-powerful political state.
January 17, 2018, 9:35 AM EST
It may have sounded like routine political platitudes. On Friday, when President Donald Trump signed a declaration honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., he said, “Today we celebrate Dr. King for standing up for the self-evident truth Americans hold so dear, that … we are all created equal by God.”
January 8, 2018, 11:42 AM EST
Another cultural icon bites the dust. We typically picture the movers and shakers in Silicon Valley as brilliant if geeky walking intellects hunched over their computers inventing new gadgets.
May 20, 2016, 11:21 AM EDT
The pushback has been swift and strong against Target’s unsafe bathroom policy, along with the Obama administration’s demand that all public schools adopt pro-transgender policies for showers and locker rooms. But for long-term success against these impositions, the response must also be strategic.
August 28, 2013, 1:47 PM EDT
California has just passed a new law saying school districts may not bar transgender students from same-sex settings, like men's basketball teams or women's locker rooms (Assembly Bill 1266).