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Op-ed: Liberal policies failing America's cities

...itself.As the song says, "It's not where you start, it's where you finish."A Johns Hopkins University study by sociologist Karl Alexander found that what "really makes a difference between prison and college, success and failure, sometimes even...
Cal Thomas: Coolidge in 2016

...stable, and children for whom two parents feel responsible.Sociologists have reached the same conclusion over many years. In her...Under God: The Campaign To Promote Marriage in America," sociologist Melanie Heath writes, "Married people" - for whatever...

...does set a certain tone about whether a woman's expectations will be met by her husband or not," said Julie Albright, a sociologist and marriage and family therapist at the University of Southern California.Even so, how much to spend rests in striking...
When I grow old ...

...the ones who get blamed for everything because we are "disciplined, self-sacrificing and cautious" (according to some sociologists who write about those things) clearing the way so other, less responsible generations can run with the ball. When they...
Rich Lowry: Chicago's shooting spree

...For black males, 239.77, and for black males aged 18-34, 599.65, or "a staggering one in 200."A study by sociologist Andrew Papachristos shows that the shootings overwhelmingly occur among a small network of criminal offenders. One of the...
Rich Lowry: Paul Ryan's white hood

...rather than one that is central to understanding how the world works.In The New York Times several years ago, Harvard sociologist Orlando Patterson wrote a column against the "deep-seated dogma" that rejects "any explanation that invokes a group's...

...and child-care providers. However, 18 states have laws requiring any person who suspects child abuse to make a report.Sociologist David Finkelhor, director of the University of New Hampshire's Crimes Against Children Research Center, said some members...

...for social scientists to make far-reaching conclusions about families headed by same-sex couples.University of Texas sociologist Mark Regnerus testified for more than three hours as a witness for the state of Michigan, which is defending a ban on gay...
Faithful worship vital to spiritual growth

...Bruce Larson speculates that life extension is best achieved by staying busy. He points out that in the three societies that sociologists have studied where people are known for long living, retirement is virtually unknown. Larsen says scientists who studied...
Terrorism expert: Tourism industry is vulnerable

...Travel Industry Association convention in Anchorage. The cruise ship industry is a ''sitting duck,'' said Tarlow, a sociologist and rabbi at Texas A&M University. Tarlow trains the FBI and police chiefs around the country on how to combat terrorism...


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