A flood of US defense dollars long has supported Saudi Arabia, a hideous human rights abuser Ending the U-Saudi alliance could bring an enormous peace dividend to Americans.
It appears that South Korea is playing Orwellian catch-up with its security-obsessed northern neighbor.
Scientists have decided to weigh in on a question many canine lovers may have asked themselves before: Is the love we feel for our dogs akin to that...
The wealthy failed GOP presidential candidate doesn't want them worrying about getting a job and making money, because who needs those things to support a family?
Back when I was a freshman in high school, a senior made a short documentary about a group of extremely young feminists in my class who were dismissed as "dirty girls."
It seems the schoolyard is more boring than ever. Researchers found that lackluster playground designs brought to us by strict equipment safety rules and low budgets have made outdoor playtime unappealing to toddlers at child care centers around the nation. The need to meet stringent academic requirements is leading schools to underemphasize physical play too.
Is Snoop Dogg the new Joe Camel? Is Ronald McDonald? What about Facebook -- has that website become synonymous with an infamous tobacco industry cartoon that preyed on unsuspecting kids?
We spurn real teachers -- those with the capacity to inspire -- and replace them with instructors who teach to narrow, standardized tests These instructors obey They teach children to obey And that is the pointWe spurn real teachers and replace them with instructors who obey.
With the number of kids living below the poverty line closing in on 25 percent, homelessness and hunger are becoming normal for American children, as illustrated by this "60 Minutes" report.