Lewis M. Andrews
Lewis M. Andrews
Lewis Andrews

Dr. Andrews was executive director of the Yankee Institute for Public Policy from 1999 to 2009. He is the author of “Living Spiritually in the Material World” (Fidelis Books).

What Benjamin Franklin’s ‘Autobiography’ Can Teach Us About Humility

Who knows what a little experiment in self-imposed humility could teach those who seem so confident of their right to judge and control others?

Identity Politics Is Just A Mask For The Left’s Utter Ineptitude At Solving Real Problems

What American leftists like to describe as their commitment to greater fairness and equality almost always turns out to be a superficial rebranding of permanent dysfunction.

Just Like Freud’s Psychoanalysis, Critical Race Theory Will Ultimately Collapse

As more Americans see what leads to equality, critical race theory will soon join psychoanalysis in the historical dustbin of discredited intellectual fads.

How The Replication Crisis Undermines Government By Bureaucracy

Perhaps the biggest threat to secular progressivism’s claim to scientific validation is the growing awareness of just how little of that validation can be replicated experimentally.

Our Pain In Isolation Presents A Chance For Spiritual Re-Awakening

Amidst the loneliness and suffering caused by the extended lockdowns, Americans have an opportunity to reconnect with their Creator.

How America’s Looming Debt Crisis Could Spark The Next Great Awakening

To say America appears headed for a destabilizing debt crisis is not the same as saying every cultural consequence will be negative. It could well lead to a mass religious revival.

Russian Totalitarianism’s Bravest Dissidents Explain How To Defeat Socialism

The Russians knew that it is a people’s willingness to defend their moral and spiritual beliefs that ultimately sustains political and economic freedom.

How Americans’ Social Distrust Points The Way To Religious Revival

Given that a lot of what passes for objective reality turns out to be only slightly more accurate than palm reading, it is hardly surprising that Americans mistrust their social institutions.

When The U.S. Goes Bankrupt, Here’s Who Gets Out With The Least Pain

According to a recent estimate, the combined pension hole of all U.S. states and cities is now equal to the world’s fourth-largest economy, Germany. Also, Medicare has no money in eight years.

How School Choice Can Solve States’ Huge Debt And Pension Woes

We calculated how much the taxpayers of Illinois, New Jersey, Kentucky, California, or Connecticut might benefit if some public school families were given school choice.

We’re Afraid Of Robots Because We Don’t Believe In God

For robots to even be considered a threat, we must assume their complex tasks are so like what a human being does that their ascendency is only a matter of technological refinement.

Why Pay Full Pensions To Unions That Bankrupted Taxpayers Pockets And Kids’ Minds?

The cumulative debt for all public pension systems is at $5.599 trillion, or $46,884 per household. Most is for teachers, whose unions have for years resisted improvements for kids.

Political Correctness Is A Mask For Leftists’ Intellectual Insecurity

To legitimize itself, the Left needs to hide the truth that the central planning it loves only begets misery. So all it has remaining is trying to shut the rest of us up.

How Moon Gas Could Solve Climate Change

Many scientists believe that retrieving helium3 from the moon could finally generate an unlimited supply of nuclear energy here on Earth without creating radioactive waste.

Why Low Interest Rates Mean Big Bills

Some of the inevitable bills for lawmakers’ refusal to pay for their spending will show up much sooner than expected.

Elizabeth Warren’s Achilles Heel: Her Support For School Choice

Sen. Elizabeth Warren once touted school choice as a necessary relief for middle-class families. With the presidency in view, no longer.

The Other Sixties Revolution Has Unexpectedly Returned

Two cultural revolutions occurred in the sixties. One was political, the other religious and therapeutic.

Why The Nationwide Pension Crisis Is An Opportunity To Reinvigorate Society

Citizens and local leaders should use the looming pension crisis in many states and cities to release local governments from centralized control.