We don't hear enough of the stories of people who find the courage to stand up to government and end up prevailing. Caleb Trotter describes how a California tattoo artist beat the public health officials who denied her a permit.
You wouldn't know it from the way our media reports the news but the most important battle you'll fight is often between government and individual conscience. Michael N. Peterson explains how ideas shaped the words that made the modern world.
Teaching kids to love reading is one of the greatest gifts you can give. Just remember that there are others who'd like to access your kid's mind. Andrea Widburg says to brace yourself for what's coming to American libraries.