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Hargeisa, promoting culture for Somalia
Jotham Muriu Njoroge | 01 November 2014 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: education, somalia
Much of what is known about Somalia outside of it come from movies, which is inaccurate anyhow, and little is known about such as the Hargeisa International Book Fair now in its seventh year

Income splitting: a fairer deal for Canadian families
Andrea Mrozek | 31 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Canada, family benefits, Family taxation
Government move will ease pressure on parents and help family stability, says supporters.

Brittany Maynard as a cause and a person
Sheila Liaugminas | 31 October 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: assisted suicide, brain tumor, Brittany Maynard, cancer, euthanasia, palliative care, suffering
One side wants to advance her advocacy for assisted suicide. The other wants to save her life.

Gay rights, privacy and the Apple CEO
Carolyn Moynihan | 31 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Apple, homosexuality, privacy
Timothy Cook has stumped up as a gay icon. What will be the effect on other public figures?

World population predictions: are we ignoring education?
Marcus Roberts | 31 October 2014 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: female education, population growth
We are, according to a newly published book from the IIASA.

So-called “modern classic” promotes relativism
Jennifer Minicus | 31 October 2014 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: animals
I will probably take some heat for this review.

Will the Internet change defamation law?
Denyse O'Leary | 31 October 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: Internet use, lawsuits, media spin
Internet lawyer: At one time, "only famous people had libel and slander issues." Not now.

Who’s the bigot now?
Michael Cook | 30 October 2014 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: bigotry, same-sex marriage, tolerance
Supporters of same sex marriage want unconditional surrender, says Princeton academic Robert P. George

An intellectual journey: dodging the culture wars, thinking for myself
Zac Alstin | 30 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: conservatism, philosophy, socialism, truth
If we want to find the truth we have to resist the temptation of simply picking a side.

Natural birth control - a man’s point of view
Gerard Migeon | 30 October 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: marriage education, natural family planning
Men benefit from natural family planning too.

Beloved author continues to enchant young readers
Jane Fagan | 30 October 2014 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adventure, animals, classics
Imaginative characters never go out of style.

Rejecting euthanasia, respecting the human spirit
Margaret Somerville | 30 October 2014 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: euthanasia, human life, spirituality
You don't need to be religious to respect the mystery at the heart of life.

Principle, rigor and execution matter in US foreign policy
George Friedman | 29 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Barack Obama, foreign policy, Henry Kissinger
Not since the end of the Cold War has the US had a president with a deep understanding of history.

Not even WWIII can save us now
Marcus Roberts | 29 October 2014 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: population control, population growth, sustainability
Apparently it won't make a dent in our population trajectory. Bother.

After three-parent babies, will there be “multiplex parenting”?
Michael Cook | 29 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, IVF, three-parent embryos
A debate over an IVF technique in Britain has serious social consequences.

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