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What Michelle Obama Leaves Out About 'White Flight' Nov. 07, 2019

Larry Elder

Michelle Obama recently complained about "white flight" in her old Chicago neighborhood. By "white f... Read More

Happy Mother's Day! May. 12, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Readers: Happy Mother's Day. Please phone your mother, grandmother, mother-in-law, stepmother o... Read More

The Irony of Overprotection Feb. 07, 2019

Lenore Skenazy

A British researcher knighted for his 30 years of work on childhood leukemia has come up with what s... Read More

Forgiveness Starts With One Person Dec. 15, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My wife and I have been married for 34 years. I love her dearly and would do anything fo... Read More

Questions About a Troubled Past Dec. 09, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am a woman in my mid-30s, and think I may have been molested when I was young. I have ... Read More

Father Is Making Serious Parenting Error Nov. 14, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: Many times, my mother will give me permission to do something and I'll make plans to do... Read More

Living a Double Life Is Doubleplusungood Nov. 13, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have been married for more than 20 years and have never been sexually attracted to my ... Read More

Quitting May Mean Surviving Nov. 08, 2018

At Work

As she walked out of his office, a stapler flew by her, missing her shoulder but smashing into the f... Read More

Leftists Should Leave Childhood Alone Mar. 30, 2018

Adriana Cohen

Childhood is an innocent, precious few years every kid should enjoy free of politics. Yet this week,... Read More

The Santa Claus Effect May. 03, 2017

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I'm a happily defrocked priest, married with children, who has been reading your col... Read More

Backward-Looking 'Progressives' Nov. 22, 2016

Thomas Sowell

People who call themselves "progressives" claim to be forward-looking, but a remarkable amount of th... Read More

A Crazy Idea to Bring Back Childhood Apr. 30, 2015

Lenore Skenazy

For the past five years, the movement that I founded, Free-Range Kids, has been promoting Take Our C... Read More

Tragic Childhood Admission Alters the Workplace Dec. 18, 2014

At Work

Q: I run a small business with five to six employees. I do all interviewing and hiring, but no matte... Read More

All Aboard the Doughnut Train Sep. 13, 2014

Katiedid Langrock

O cursed coveted confectionary, why do you taunt me so? While traipsing around the East Coast last w... Read More

Parents Should Set Friendship Values Jul. 23, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: My 8-year-old son is on a baseball team, and most of the boys are good kids, but one child is a b... Read More

Good Nutrition Can Help Attention Jul. 20, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: The grandmother's response below is to an earlier question about children receiving medication fo... Read More

Only Child Can Feel Great Pressure Jul. 06, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: I am in the eighth grade. I read your article about how gifted children affect families. I was wo... Read More

Parents Need Help Building Sleep Independence Jul. 02, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: I am writing in the hope that you can help us get our daughter to sleep by herself. She is 3-and-... Read More

Adolescence Is Incredibly Exciting Jun. 25, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: How does the brain development of adolescents affect their learning and self-confidence? How do y... Read More

Sibling Rivalry May Initiate Underachievement Jun. 22, 2014

Sylvia Rimm on Raising Kids

Q: Our 14-year-old daughter started a pattern of continual arguing about three years ago. It coincid... Read More