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The Meteoric Rise of Professor Jordan Peterson

BY IZZY KALMAN We often hear people say they wish they had the fortune to purchase Microsoft or Apple or Amazon before those companies began...

Gustave Le Bon—The Crowd

Commentary In 1895, French physicist Gustave Le Bon publishes a treatise on mob behavior. Crowds are only powerful for destruction. Their rule is always tantamount to...

Why Telling on Bullies Backfires

Bullying becomes a bigger problem when adults triangulate BY IZZY KALMAN An important research study recently made the news. Sibling bullying has been going up...

The Lincoln Nebraska Flier Fiasco

The Buck Stops With Me BY IZZY KALMAN April 20. The past few days have been some of the most painful I have experienced in many...

Why Schools Deny that Bullying Causes Suicide

Kids say they commit suicide because of bullying. Why do their schools deny it? BY IZZY KALMAN Author's Transparency Declaration: I declare that I am part of...

Principle Number Two: Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Or - Practice What You Preach BY IZZY KALMAN You have probably heard the expression, Children learn from what we do, not from what we say....

Anti-Bullying Laws are Hurting School Counselors

BY IZZY KALMAN Counselors are thrilled with anti-bullying laws until they face reality I have worked in schools since 1978, and I have always treated the...

The Bodyguards of Truth – Mortimer J. Adler

BY MORTIMER J. ADLER, PH.D. My serious study of philosophy began when, at Columbia University in the early twenties, I took a course in the...

A Moment of Silence: A Simple Way to Improve Schools and Society

BY IZZY KALMAN The simplest solutions are also the best I am a lover of simple solutions. While we tend to think that solutions are difficult,...

Actions Speak Louder than Words or Practice What You Preach

BY IZZY KALMAN Ten Principles for Moral Discipline, Part 2 You have probably heard the expression, Children learn from what we do, not from what...

NYT: All Med Schools Should Adopt Failing Anti-Bullying Policies

BY IZZY KALMAN It may not be perfect, but the New York Times is the model of what a newspaper should be. The writers are...

South Park Exposes Hypocrisy of Anti-Bully Industry

BY IZZY KALMAN Trey Parker and Matt Stone understand bullying better than the experts My all-time favorite TV show is South Park. While it looks like...

New Guidelines for Autism

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY The rates of autism have skyrocketed in recent years. In 1993, only one in 10,000 children was diagnosed with autism. Today, it...

Ten Principles for Moral Discipline: Introduction

We'll never raise moral children by disciplining them immorally By Izzy Kalman The world is on a massive crusade to get rid of bullying in school,...

The First Step to Ending the Bullying Crisis

BY IZZY KALMAN An Open Letter to Social Scientists Regarding: The First Step to Ending the Bullying Crisis My Dear Fellow Social Scientists: We are dedicated to the...

Women Happier In Relationships When Men Feel Their Pain

RELATIONSHIPS, NEWSROOM AMERICA Men like to know when their wife or girlfriend is happy while women really want the man in their life to know...

The Speech President Obama Should Make About Bullying

BY IZZY KALMAN This is what the President should tell us about bullying. Our President is facing a barrage of pressure to make our society, and...

A Dialectic of Morals: Part 5 – Psychological Presuppositions: Limitations of the Dialectic

by Mortimer J. Adler, Ph.D. In the preceding chapters of this book, I have outlined a dialectical procedure whereby a doubting mind might be led...

Norway Massacre: What It Reveals About the Olweus Bullying Program

Is Norwegian compassion the secret to Olweus' positive research results? By Izzy Kalman On Friday, July 22, the most horrific non-wartime shooting spree in history was...

The True Meaning of the Golden Rule: Love Your Bullies

By Izzy Kalman The Golden Rule: It's the ultimate, all-encompassing rule of morality, promoted by every religion and ethical system. Today, many anti-bullying organizations are...

On Freedom of Speech and Incitement to Violence

Should a national leader who calls for the destruction of Israel & blames Jews for all the world’s problems be invited to speak under the rubric of Free Speech?