Jumping on the bandwagon
Michael Cook | 05 April 2013 |
tags: same-sex marriage, US
We should have expected that politicians would line up to support gay marriage.
Hellfire, morality and strategy
George Friedman | 20 February 2013 |
tags: drones, ethics of warfare, US
The use of drones may be legal under international war, but it is leading the US into unknown territory.
Mines of tears
Karl D. Stephan | 15 February 2013 |
tags: engineering ethics, US, workplace safety
For two decades, Navajo men worked in a New Mexico uranium mine, unaware of the dangers of radiation. There was an 88% mortality rate -- but the case is almost unknown.
Four more years of struggle
Michael Coren | 07 November 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, US
A country divided for ever over what America was and should be.
It starts tomorrow: names you’ll need to know for 2016
David Malet | 06 November 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, 2016 elections, US
Get in there early -- meet the candidates for the world's highest office in 2016.
A good man
R.J. Snell | 30 August 2012 |
tags: book reviews, human dignity, US
It’s far too easy when bickering about this or that policy to miss the values modeled by good men and women when we disagree on the means.
What marriage means to today’s young adults
David Lapp and Amber Lapp | 28 March 2012 |
tags: family structure, marriage, US
Young working-class adults revere marriage but believe that it is about personal fulfilment and has no essential link to children.
Abdicating the rule of law
James S. Cole | 07 March 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, democracy, US
The Obama Administration and some state officials are ruling by executive decree. Would the Founding Fathers have approved?
Perpetual adolescence goes on display in San Francisco
Paul Adams | 16 December 2011 |
tags: adolescence, childhood, Christmas, US
In America's capital of the weird breaking the world record for naked Santas is no big deal. But it says a lot about the death of childhood.
Same sex adoption is not a game
Rick Fitzgibbons | 18 November 2011 |
tags: parenting, same-sex adoption, US
Allowing same sex couples to adopt children deprives them of a mother or a father and subjects them to a dangerous social experiment.
Are Americans anti-science?
Michael Cook | 04 November 2011 |
No, they just don't like arrogant, undemocratic scientists.
End child pornography: enforce adult porn laws
Patrick A Trueman | 12 October 2011 |
tags: child pornography, law enforcement, US
An exclusive focus on prosecuting child pornography cases ignores a well known fact about adult porn.
Foreign policy and electoral realities
George Friedman | 21 September 2011 |
tags: 2012 elections, foreign policy, Stratfor, US
Until next year's election, the US will be at best reactive and at worst non-responsive to events on the world stage.
9/11 and the successful war
George Friedman | 07 September 2011 |
tags: 911, Stratfor, US, war on terror
The US has made some serious errors since 9/11, as happens in every way. But there have been no more successful attacks on American soil and that is what counts.
The Norway massacre: what it reveals about a bullying programme
Izzy Kalman | 03 September 2011 |
Why does an anti-bullying programme work in Scandinavia and not in America?