As I went walking up the stair

I met a man who wasn't there.

He wasn't there again today.

I wish, I wish he'd go away 

— "The Psychoed" by Hugh Mearns

I’m sure that homeschoolers will agree that defending and expanding educational freedom is in the interest of homeschoolers. The public education establishment, which has enormous political power through the National Education Association, would love to get rid of home education, and that is why they keep trying to get state legislatures to impose all sorts of onerous regulations on homeschoolers.

Thomas SowellThe Republicans' confused assortment of announced presidential candidates — as well as unannounced candidates and distant possibilities of candidates — seems to be clarifying somewhat. The withdrawal of Donald Trump and Mike Huckabee, as well as the withdrawal of much of Newt Gingrich's staff, seems like a much-needed weeding-out process.

Chip WoodWhen’s the last time you heard (or better yet, sung) the lyrics to George M. Cohan’s marvelous tribute to the country he loved?

Ralph ReilandThe U.S. job growth in May — or, more accurately, the lack of job growth — indicates that the economic “recovery” is coming undone.