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Victory for euthanasia foes in the UK
Robert Colquhoun | 29 June 2012 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: BMA, euthanasia, UK

The British Medical Association has voted not to change its stand on assisted suicide from opposition to neutrality.



The bald truth about p*rn
Zac Alstin | 29 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: philosophy, pornography
Any idiot will tell you that sex sells, but it takes a philosopher to suggest that sex might sophisticate.


About that Supreme Court Obamacare ruling
Sheila Liaugminas | 29 June 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Chief Justice John Roberts, healthcare law, HHS mandate, Obamacare, Supreme Court
Nearly all the experts predicted it would wind up a 5-4 decision and that Anthony Kennedy would be the swing vote. They got it half right.


Video Review: Holiday Reading for Teens and Young Adults
Clare Cannon | 29 June 2012 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: action, adventure, dystopia, fantasy, friendship, heroic boys, heroic girls, historical fiction, leadership, mystery, romance, young adult
Entertaining summer (or winter) reading for the holidays.


Teens hiding online activity from parents
Mariette Ulrich | 29 June 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: internet safety
The online security company McAffee has been conducting surveys into internet use and behaviour. A recent survey found that in 2012, 70 percent of teens (aged 13-17) reported having hidden online behaviour from parents. This was up from 45 percent…


Surprise - parenthood is associated with more joy than misery
Mariette Ulrich | 29 June 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: happiness, parenthood
The notion that parenthood brings happiness and fulfilment is self-evident to those of us who have partaken of healthy family life, but it’s still gratifying to receive validation from academia.


Learning to swim through an engagement
Bernard Toutounji | 28 June 2012 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: engagement, marriage, relationships
Before proposing we were just a couple of teenagers hanging out and in an instant we had become adults! I have realised that being engaged does not fill you with some upgraded type of love, the love you have continues,…


What’s Behind the HHS Mandate?
Gerard V. Bradley | 28 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: healthcare mandate, religious liberty, Supreme Court
The US Supreme Court is due to hand down its ruling on President Obama's healthcare law today. What is at stake for religious liberty?


What can a brain scan tell us about ourselves?
Denyse O'Leary | 28 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: politics, science
Can brain scans detect whether we lean politically to the left or to the right?


Religious freedom: use it or lose it
Dwight G. Duncan | 27 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: healthcare mandate, religious freedom
This is a Paul Revere moment for America. But it's not the British who are coming; it's Big Brother.


Putin pulls strings in Middle East
George Friedman | 27 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: foreign policy, Israel, Russia, Vladimir Putin
A state visit to Israel is an opportunity for Russia to strengthen its ties with the major regional players.


Peter Raven: Under Fire
Tim Golden | 26 June 2012 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adventure, heroic boys, historical fiction
There's action, there's romance, there's an insanely villainous count.


Do Fights Make the Relationship?
Katie Hinderer | 26 June 2012 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: Millennials, relationships
This concept that boisterous fighting makes for good romantic relationships is certainly not new, although I do think it is a millennial generation idea.


What has to change before women can “have it all”
Carolyn Moynihan | 26 June 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: feminism, motherhood, work-life balance
Sheryl Sandberg is now on the board of Facebook -- but there's a bigger buzz this week about an article in The Atlantic entitled, "Why Women Still Can't Have It All".


Holiday reading for both hemispheres
Clare Cannon | 26 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: best of, book reviews
Expert advice on selecting books for teens and young adults.


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