Shannon Buckley | 10 May 2011
The Boston suburb of Somerville wants to become the first in the United States to systematically track people’s happiness.
Britain Celebrates Marriage & Hungary Makes Moves to Protect It
Shannon Buckley | 27 Apr 2011
The Royal wedding is creeping closer and people around the world will be watching William and Kate make a commitment to each other for life on April 29th at Westminster Abbey.
Vodka causes a shortage of men in Russia
Shannon Buckley | 19 Apr 2011
Russia’s women may be having trouble finding a groom if population trends are anything to go by.
Federal abortion funding to be cut in the US?
Shannon Buckley | 8 Apr 2011
Over the last 100 years, contraception has been looked to more and more as a way for the world to ‘control’ its population.
Women want a pay rise, men want a baby
Shannon Buckley | 28 Mar 2011
A recent study by market research company, Colmar Brunton, into New Zealand young people in their 20’s indicates that young women are increasingly finding their self esteem and identity outside the traditional family structure of marriage and family, and want to put off having children to continue with their careers. The young women who completed the survey rated getting a pay rise or a compliment at work as more important than getting married or having children.