‘The Perfect Game,’ based on the true story of Little League underdogs playing in a World Series, gets bogged down in sentimentality.
From the bracketology of March Madness to ESPN Everything, sports has become one of the most pervasive forces in American culture. Is it a great unifying force or a sign of misplaced priorities?
While we amuse ourselves by playing video games with our sons and dressing like our daughters, we might also be losing their respect.
Afghan refugee children played on a swing on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan.
From fairies to pandas and penguins, with a little Beethoven thrown in, these movies and music will keep children watching again and again ... and again.
Malcolm Gladwell examines patterns in the lives of extraordinary achievers.
Muslim Uighurs and Han Chinese come together at a local university in the restless region of Xinjiang to surmount poor equipment – and decades of enmity.
Readers write about part-time work, community organizers, and teacher respect.