These Detroit High Schoolers Will Inspire You With Their Story

Detroit Cristo Rey has a 100% college acceptance rate. Hear what made the difference.

Some Nations Are Better Off Than Others. Why?

Why does it seem like life is easier in some countries, and other countries are poor? What makes the difference between having bread lines and Whole Foods?

Whatever you think of unions, they should not be in charge of our schools

Teachers unions get a lot of the blame for poor education outcomes. So the union in New York City opened their own charter school to prove they could succeed. Can you guess what happened next?

Chile has become a model of how not to fight poverty

Chile was a model for making real progress to fight poverty, until they made the same mistake Greece did.

Does Gun Control Keep Us Safe?

Following the horrific murders in Charleston, SC, politicians are calling for more gun control. But would it stop murders like these? Would it keep us safe?

How Amazon — and lobster — make a better Christmas

Amazon.com is the Christmas shopping procrastinator's best friend. Which raises the horrifying question: what if Amazon... didn't exist??