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The ultimate safeguard
Zac Alstin | 27 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Germanwings, trust, virtue
Could the promotion of virtue help deter heinous crimes?


The business of orphanages: where do “orphans” come from?
Kate van Doore | 27 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: human trafficking, orphans
There is evidence that many of them have been stolen from their parents.


How to slim down super-sized kids
Laura Keynes | 27 March 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: family meals, obesity, UK
Restore the traditional family and its mealtimes.


Harambee video contest shows what is right about Africa
Eugene Ohu | 27 March 2015 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: Harambee, positive Africa
The 6th Harambee International Video Context will showcase positive and often unreported stories about Africa


Does social media use increase emotional stress for caregivers?
Denyse O'Leary | 27 March 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: caring, social media, stress
It depends on what stresses us.


Closing the gender gap in education: lessons from Iceland
Carolyn Moynihan | 26 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: gender equality, single sex schooling, STEM
Single-sex education has an unexpected champion – a Nordic gender feminist.


Technology may yet give Nigeria a transparent election
Eugene Ohu | 26 March 2015 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: elections, nigeria
As Nigerians go to the polls next Saturday March 28 to elect a new president, tech geeks use the Internet deploy Internet apps for a more transparent process.


The changing face of America
Shannon Roberts | 26 March 2015 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: aging population, America, Hispanics
What is mainstream today may not be tomorrow.


China’s fragile political evolution
Rodger Baker and John Minnich | 26 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: China, Xi Jinping
An anti-corruption campaign signals a struggle between competing models of the future.


The man behind the award
Jennifer Minicus | 26 March 2015 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: Caldecott, classics, picture books
Randolph Caldecott's illustrations have provided inspiration for hundreds of children's picture books.


Lee Kuan Yew, pragmatist
Michael Cook | 25 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Lee Kwan Yew, pragmatism, Singapore
Singaporeans have paid a high price for economic success.


Surrogacy, making babies, ‘synthetic humans’, and the rising cost
Sheila Liaugminas | 25 March 2015 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Baby M, donor children, gestational surrogacy, IVF, surrogacy, surrogate parenting
“Motherhood itself is now on trial.”


Hearts, parts, and minds: the truth comes out
Doug Mainwaring | 25 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: marriage, natural law, same-sex attraction
Once I began thinking, reasoning, and examining my life, I couldn't stop.


Hello selfies, goodbye empathy
Tamara Rajakariar | 25 March 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: narcissism, parenting, selfie
Imagine a society without empathy - pretty scary.


What a night!!
Marcus Roberts | 25 March 2015 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: Cricket World Cup
Marcus had a big night last night. As did New Zealand.


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