In schools: No discipline, no peace

by Laura Hollis -- This week, an article is making the rounds describing the millions of dollars St. Paul, Minnesota, taxpayers have spent on "white privilege" training for teachers and administrators in more…

The quiet 'revolutions' of individual choice

by Laura Hollis -- It's graduation time again, and that means speeches, speeches everywhere. As someone who has taught at universities for the past 25 years, I have heard plenty of them. more…

The nonsensical 'basic income' movement

by Laura Hollis -- If there is one thing that most failed policy initiatives (not to mention entire political and economic systems) have in common, it would have to be the refusal more…

Hawaii, Greece and the Obamacare train wreck

by Laura Hollis -- Lost in the news of pre-primary charades, derailed trains, Scooby-Doo Hillary vans and ISIS attacks, Obamacare continues to slouch its way along the same inevitable trajectory as most more…

The left's new insult: 'Go fund yourself'

by Laura Hollis -- A significant number of Americans seems to no longer understand our Constitution, our system of government or the structure of our legal system. The outcry over crowd-funding support more…

Are we Cambodia yet?

by Laura Hollis -- In Roland Joffe's 1984 film, "The Killing Fields," we see the Cambodian Communist revolution and its aftermath through the eyes of Dith Pran, the film's main character. In more…

Time for a sexual counterrevolution

by Laura Hollis -- The headlines and national discussion about campus sexual assaults continue unabated. Earlier this week, the Chronicle of Higher Education published yet another story under the headline, "Should colleges more…

Pols and reporters: Lying with impunity

by Laura Hollis -- There is a disturbing pattern to recent events in the news. On April 5, Columbia University's School of Journalism released its damning report on the Rolling Stone article more…

The right to mind your own business

by Laura Hollis -- My, how insecure we have become, notwithstanding all our liberty and diversity. Indiana passed a version of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, and the righteous indignation industry is more…

Whites as a 'majority-minority': Don't panic!

by Laura Hollis -- The U.S. Census released a report this month, innocuously titled, "Projections of the Size and Composition of the U.S. Population: 2014 - 2060." Although the report looks at more…