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Looking where Gaudi looked
Carolyn Moynihan and Jordi Picazo | 20 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Antoni Gaudi, La Sagrada Familia
The architectural genius behind the most extraordinary church in the world was the subject of a recent international congress.

A renewed global focus on the rights of children
Shannon Roberts | 20 October 2014 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: demography, donor conception, family, International children's rights
A new global institute questions when adult 'rights' impinge on a child's happiness.

The futility of war
Jane Fagan | 20 October 2014 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: biography, non-fiction, war
The life of a young girl in Hiroshima during WWII.

Apple and Facebook are putting their eggs in the wrong freezer
Lea Singh | 20 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: egg freezing, IVF, women's health, women's rights
Instead, they should increase their pathetic maternity and parental leave benefits.

Can massive databases reveal a whole new set of truths?
Denyse O'Leary | 17 October 2014 | CONNECTING |  
tags: big data, Internet use, relationships
The myth of big data is that it is a magical way around relating to people in order to understand them.

Synod drama: Church, culture, politics and media collide
Sheila Liaugminas | 17 October 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: African Bishops, Catholic teaching, Extraordinary Synod on the Family, Pope Franis, Vatican Synod
Now we have a tangled web.

Marriage helps beat breast cancer
Nicole M. King | 17 October 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: cancer research, marriage, women's health
No pink ribbon can replace the support of a spouse.

Will egg freezing liberate women?
Miriam Zoll | 17 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: egg freezing, IVF, women's health, women's rights
Big corporations like Apple and Facebook are covering the cost of egg freezing for women employees.

Ebola can only be beaten if we pull together
Craig Klugman | 17 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Ebola, epidemics, public health
There's no need for the US to panic, as long as people act like adults, not spoiled teens.

Synod report: Is there a seismic shift in Catholic approach to marriage?
Sheila Liaugminas | 16 October 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: church doctrine, divorce, family, marriage, Synod on the Family
No. There’s no change whatsoever in the Catholic Church’s teaching and doctrine on marriage and sexuality, contrary to what you may be hearing.

USA Labour Force Participation Revisited
Marcus Roberts | 16 October 2014 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: economy, labour force, USA
John Marlin provides some further thoughts on the USA's low rate.

China’s virtuous president
Zac Alstin | 16 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: China, Confucius, virtue
Is Xi Jinping promoting Confucian virtue, or is his interest in the Sage more pragmatic?

Canada at a deadly crossroads
Physicians’ Alliance against Euthanasia | 16 October 2014 | CAREFUL! |  
tags: Canada, euthanasia
As the Supreme Court prepares to review euthanasia, a group of distinguished doctors warns of serious consequences.

Saving ourselves from Ebola
Simon Rushton | 15 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Africa, developing countries, Ebola, security
Nine months into Ebola crisis it's sad we're taking more notice because of 'threat' to West

Can rich countries afford a living wage?
Daniel Blackman | 15 October 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: economics, family, just wage
If not, can they afford the family, on which the whole of society depends?

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