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Multi-generational families make a comeback
Carolyn Moynihan | 31 October 2008 | FAMILY EDGE |  
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Statistics show more parents are moving in with their adult children.


The Death of Captain Cook
Francis Phillips | 31 October 2008 | FEATURES |  
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The famed explorer ended his days in a violent scuffle in the surf of a Hawaiian beach. Was he an imperial hero or a ruthless colonialist? 


The rights and wrongs of privacy
Janet E Smith | 31 October 2008 | FEATURES |  
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How did ‘privacy’ come to cover a multitude of sins? A philosopher explains.


China’s other baby feeding scandal
Carolyn Moynihan | 31 October 2008 | FAMILY EDGE |  
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Only half of mothers breast-feed exclusively under six months, and that’s the official figure.


Women boost infidelity rates
Carolyn Moynihan | 31 October 2008 | FAMILY EDGE |  
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Changing roles and communication technology play a part.


Just who is doing the ‘elegant theorizing’?
Sheila Liaugminas | 31 October 2008 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
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Some people might immediately think of Sen. Barack Obama when it comes to ‘elegant’ arguments or speeches, and that can certainly be said of him.


You can’t fool a wordsmith
Sheila Liaugminas | 31 October 2008 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
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It’s usually the wordsmiths who fool the people.


Financial crisis sees divorce rates fall in Spain
Carolyn Moynihan | 30 October 2008 | FAMILY EDGE |  
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Maybe some couples will stay together permanently.


USA to launch a 21-year study of children
Carolyn Moynihan | 30 October 2008 | FAMILY EDGE |  
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But some question the cost-effectiveness of the $2.7bn project.


Niger found guilty of not protecting girl slave
Carolyn Moynihan | 30 October 2008 | FAMILY EDGE |  
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Thousands of Africans still suffer under the customary practice of slavery.


While the press are talking about Palin’s relevance…
Sheila Liaugminas | 30 October 2008 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
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Gov. Sarah Palin is talking about some matters of fundamental importance to mainstream American families.


Media and religion and politics
Sheila Liaugminas | 30 October 2008 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
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Those didn’t used to mix in polite conversations, at least the second two.


Has the time come to dump free markets?
Oskari Juurikkala | 30 October 2008 | FEATURES |  
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It's tempting to blame the current financial crisis on the free market economy. But it's wrong. 


Horrors, it’s Halloween again
Luisa Cotta Ramosino | 30 October 2008 | FEATURES |  
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Be afraid. Be very afraid. It could be good for you.


Swiss teens sell themselves for designer goods
Carolyn Moynihan | 29 October 2008 | FAMILY EDGE |  
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The law presents no obstacle to 16- to 18-year-olds who take up prostitution.


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