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Egypt’s Copts at the crossroads
Christian Cannuyer | 11 February 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: Coptic Christians, Egypt, Islam
Will they be able to exorcise their ancient demons and adapt to the new regime?

Soul Mates: How religion helps African American and Latino families
Carolyn Moynihan | 11 February 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: book reviews, marriage, religion
A new book has encouraging – and challenging – news for the Church.

Farm girl rescues sister from dragon
Jennifer Minicus | 11 February 2016 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: fairy tales
Eliza and Lavender are certainly not princesses.

The world’s migrant population continues to grow
Marcus Roberts | 10 February 2016 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: migration, refugees
The UN counts 244 million international migrants in 2015.

Rise of the neurolawyers
Lowell J. McDonald | 10 February 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: justice, neurolaw, neuroscience, psychopaths
Will brain scans transform the application of justice?

Where’s the love?
Daan van Schalkwijk | 10 February 2016 | ABOVE |  
tags: anthropology, Love, philosophy, World Youth Day
Could we find it at World Youth Day in Poland this year?

Steve Jobs didn’t let his kids use iPads
Tamara El-Rahi | 10 February 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: children, parenting, screen-time, smart devices, technology use
Smart move – excessive screen-time can lead to obesity, aggression and depression.

Is Hillary Clinton losing the ‘woman vote’?
Sheila Liaugminas | 10 February 2016 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Gloria Steinam, Hilary Clinton, Madeleine Albright, women's movement
High profile surrogates sound desperate, reach a new low.

Russians are becoming more family-oriented
Shannon Roberts | 09 February 2016 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: demography, population, Russia, Russian Orthodox, values
It's a political priority.

Hillary rejects ‘safe, legal and rare’ abortion goals
Sheila Liaugminas | 09 February 2016 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: federally funded abortion, Hillary Clinton, Hyde Amendment, Planned Parenthood
“It’s hard to overstate how extreme Mrs. Clinton’s new position is.”

They ridiculed my big ears, so I killed them?
Izzy Kalman | 09 February 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: body image, bullying
How to prevent tragedies motivated by ridicule of body parts.

CRISPR, but no clearer about the human embryo
Javier Cuadros | 09 February 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Crispr, embryonic research, scientific method
Gene editing relies on an unscientific approach to embryonic life.

Social media can strengthen families
Denyse O'Leary | 09 February 2016 | CONNECTING |  
tags: elderly care, family relationships, social media
They can help people stay in touch better than any other device invented by human ingenuity. (For better or worse.)

Where are all the men? Dating in the 21st century
Bernard Toutounji | 09 February 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: dating
Women were keen, but we had to beg men to come to a dating event.

A peek behind Belgium’s euthanasia curtain
Michael Cook | 08 February 2016 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: Belgium, euthanasia
More than five years after their sister died, two women go public.

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