Hitler And Hyperbole

Believe what you want to believe and make your arguments. But let the merits of your ideas carry you to victory rather than the toxicity of your exaggerated venom.

Economists Agree the Stimulus Improved the Economy. Surprised?

After years of political and economic doom and gloom, should we celebrate good economic news and keep moving our country forward?

Art, Farming and a Safe Place For Boys to Discover Meaning

Is this a model for serious education reform? Theodore Richards and The Chicago Wisdom Project.

Red Herrings: They’re Just Like Hitler

A red herring isn’t a fish, but rather the stinkiest method to blow a discussion off course.

What Is Freedom?

Freedom is–has to be–more than just a word or slogan. And it’s not what people say it is.

Faking It

Who do you put your faith in, who might be faking their belief?

What Is Good Journalism?

Using the U.S. Benghazi embassy attack as an example, Eric Sentell reveals the “echo chamber” effect in partisan journalism.

Is There a Rational Approach to Prisons?

Our prisons, L. Edward Day writes, need to become a place for rehabilitation, not a place for punishment.