With an auditorium packed to hear best-selling ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ author J.D. Vance, Heritage Foundation scholars unveiled the 2017 Index of Culture and Opportunity.
Our fragmented republic needs a reinvigoration of community, social capital, private associations, and familial wellbeing, said panelists unveiling Heritage’s 2017 Index of Culture and Opportunity.
Bre Payton and Gracy Olmstead discuss recent studies and reactions to various spheres of American culture.
David Brooks bemoaned elitism’s effect on upward mobility on Tuesday. But that isn’t the only thing keeping our society fragmented and unsuccessful.
I am glad I am this old so I don’t have to live in this cold, uncaring world for 50 more years. Many Americans appear to have become shallow, immoral, intolerant, and hateful.
Charles Murray is an eminent social scientist who should be receiving the nation’s highest honors rather than be subjected to humiliating public floggings.
Social capital depends on real presence. It’s the sort of connection that only happens via geographic proximity, not on social media.
What does Jane Jacobs have to teach us today? Are her observations on city communities still applicable to today’s urban environments?
Chicago’s crime doesn’t define the city, and the city isn’t in the shape outsiders assume it is.
Deployments can be a lonely and fearful time for homebound spouses and children. Here are a few ways you can make those months of separation less difficult.
If they cared about black kids’ futures, the NAACP would be begging more charter schools to open as fast as possible, not demanding the opposite.
Many voters place a faith in Donald Trump that once rested in their churches, families, and wider communities.
Here are a few strategies my husband and I have used to make mealtimes occasions for nourishing not only the body but the mind, heart, and soul as well.
The U.S. is in terrible financial and demographic shape. But there’s hope. We can all step up and fill the breaches, together. It will take some sacrifice.
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