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Track and phone your child with a watch
William West | 16 January 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child, GPS, tracking
A new watch-phone can also function as a tracking device for your child.


Avoiding the Wars That Never End
George Friedman | 16 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: terrorism, United States, warfare
The United States is being forced by the permanent warfare being waged by Islamist terrorists to alter its strategic view of the world.


Happy New Year!
Marcus Roberts | 16 January 2013 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: China, Diabetes, one-child policy
Happy New Year! And a story about diabetes, China and the womb.


Another fine mess…?
Michael Kirke | 16 January 2013 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: divorcing gays, Ontario, United Kingdom
Two “divorcing” gay men are arguing with each other before a Canadian court, the one denying the “rights” of another because the jurisdiction in which they first registered their civil partnership does not recognise it as a “marriage” while the…


Pizza, prison and punishment
Margaret Somerville | 15 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: prisons, rehabilitation
An ethical assessment of allowing prisoners to order in the odd pizza or KFC dinner.


Pro-lifers taking a new direction
William West | 15 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, human dignity, human rights, prisons, pro-life
Prison reform is human dignity issue that needs to be addressed urgently.


The Master: meditation on a lost soul
Raffaele Chiarulli | 15 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: film reviews, movies, religion, Scientology
One of America's most pomising directors, Paul Thomas Anderson, turns his attention to the quest for salvation through a modern, Scientology-like religion.


Tender hands
Lorna Tilley | 14 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: archeology, bioarcheology of care, disability
Looking after those who are unable to look after themselves defines what it means to be human. Even hunter-gatherers knew this.


Just Send Me Word
Francis Phillips | 14 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: book reviews
The discovery of a cache of letters written from a Soviet gulag is a testimony to love and heroism.


The incongruity of the anti-violence campaign
Sheila Liaugminas | 14 January 2013 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: anti-violence, Barack Obama, March for Life, pro-life
A question I've always wanted to ask President Obama...


China’s ‘little emperors’ less entrepreneurial
Shannon Roberts | 13 January 2013 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: China, one-child policy, psychology
A recently released Australian study has shown some interesting psychological effects of China’s one child policy introduced in 1979; effects which could have economic consequences for China. The study "Little Emperors: Behavioral Impacts of China's One-Child Policy", was published in…


Rise of the online bully
Katie Hinderer | 13 January 2013 | TIGER PRINT
tags: bullying, cyber-bullying, cyberbullying, Internet
But today’s bullies aren’t just slipping notes in class or taunting in the cafeteria. They are taking to the internet and they are brutal.


Starseeker
Tim Golden | 12 January 2013 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: adolescence, music
Luke, a gifted young musician, falls in with a local gang after his father dies.


Which is the greater evil: TV or computer games?
William West | 11 January 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags:
New research indicates that in certain circumstances computer games can be a positive pastime for children.


How to lift up instead of bring down
Sheila Liaugminas | 11 January 2013 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: entertainment arts, literary arts, power of media, shaping culture, storytelling, truth and beauty
How to ennoble instead of demean or belittle. Let’s talk.


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