GET MERCATORNET BY EMAIL
HELP
MERCATORNET
DONATE TODAY. CLICK HERE!
thumbnail

Family advocacy can be political and charitable, rules New Zealand judge

Deregistration after same-sex marriage campaign must be reviewed.
thumbnail

Belgium’s euthanasia establishment hisses back

When Tom Mortier complained about his mother's death, he learned how entrenched euthanasia is.
thumbnail

Gen Y need to learn to switch off

Gen Busy: our inability to switch off and “un-multitask”
thumbnail

The Economist backs Belgian model of euthanasia

A new editor takes a familiar line: autonomy solves everything.
MOST RECENT

Jul 2, 2015 08:53 AM AEST

Denyse O'Leary

Millennials feel buyers’ remorse over social media?

Jul 1, 2015 08:22 PM AEST

Carolyn Moynihan

Family advocacy can be political and charitable, rules New Zealand judge

Jul 1, 2015 04:03 PM AEST

Marcus Roberts

Spain is still shrinking

Jul 1, 2015 03:09 PM AEST

Sheila Liaugminas

‘Gay marriage doesn’t just redefine marriage, but also parenting’

Jul 1, 2015 11:56 AM AEST

George Friedman

Beyond the Greek impasse

Jul 1, 2015 08:25 AM AEST

Jennifer Minicus

Everything tastes better on a waffle

Jun 30, 2015 10:10 PM AEST

Paul Russell

Belgium’s euthanasia establishment hisses back

Jun 30, 2015 04:25 PM AEST

Karl D. Stephan

The Pope’s vision for a new ecology

Jun 30, 2015 09:30 AM AEST

Jotham Muriu Njoroge

African nations rank high on ease of doing business 2015

Jun 29, 2015 04:45 PM AEST

Tamara Rajakariar

Gen Y need to learn to switch off

Jun 29, 2015 03:57 PM AEST

Sheila Liaugminas

Supreme Court marriage ruling is ‘a constitutionally illegitimate fiat’

Jun 29, 2015 11:23 AM AEST

Michael Cook

The Economist backs Belgian model of euthanasia

Jun 29, 2015 08:00 AM AEST

Shannon Roberts

Surprise slowdown in Australian births

Jun 29, 2015 05:31 AM AEST

Denyse O'Leary

Disney World joins attractions banning selfie sticks

Jun 27, 2015 10:16 PM AEST

Michael Cook

A milestone in the sexual revolution

Jun 27, 2015 02:15 PM AEST

Ryan T. Anderson

What does the future hold?

Jun 27, 2015 11:43 AM AEST

David Upham

A defeat for ‘We the People’ and our posterity

Jun 26, 2015 03:52 PM AEST

Sheila Liaugminas

Obamacare survives ‘near death experience’, again

Jun 26, 2015 11:38 AM AEST

Scott Stanley

Who will clip your toenails when you cannot?

Jun 26, 2015 09:53 AM AEST

Jennifer Minicus

Boy nearly dies after bee attack

Jun 26, 2015 09:45 AM AEST

Oliver Olivarez

Don’t use my pain as a weapon: infertility and same-sex marriage

Jun 26, 2015 09:45 AM AEST

Nicole M. King

South Carolina church shooter comes from a broken family

Jun 26, 2015 09:17 AM AEST

Denyse O'Leary

Do Big Box stores go to heaven when they die?

Jun 25, 2015 09:29 PM AEST

Matthew Beard

Understanding just war theory

Jun 25, 2015 03:01 PM AEST

Marcus Roberts

Is Nigeria really as populous as we think?

Jun 25, 2015 02:35 PM AEST

Michael Cook

Is teaching Christian morals child abuse?

Jun 25, 2015 12:10 PM AEST

Luisa Cotta Ramosino

Fury

Jun 24, 2015 03:23 PM AEST

J. Mark Brewer

Business and professions will suffer if same-sex marriage arrives

Jun 24, 2015 02:13 PM AEST

George Friedman

What borders mean to Europe

Jun 24, 2015 12:28 PM AEST

Tim Golden

Life is nothing but a board game


thumbnail

Millennials feel buyers’ remorse over social media?

Maybe because it is just not safe any more?
thumbnail

Spain is still shrinking

But are official statistics hiding the rate of population decline?
thumbnail

‘Gay marriage doesn’t just redefine marriage, but also parenting’

Read this open letter to the Gay Community from a loving daughter.
thumbnail

Everything tastes better on a waffle

Primrose's parents are lost at sea.
thumbnail

African nations rank high on ease of doing business 2015

thumbnail

Surprise slowdown in Australian births

Will the family home remain a good investment as well?
thumbnail

Disney World joins attractions banning selfie sticks

But this is a civilization issue, not just a safety issue
thumbnail

A defeat for ‘We the People’ and our posterity

This decision will aggravate and accelerate the collapse in the number and durability of American marriages.
thumbnail

Obamacare survives ‘near death experience’, again

That’s how the Wall Street Journal described the second Supreme Court ruling to uphold the Affordable Care Act, as written.
thumbnail

Who will clip your toenails when you cannot?

One more argument for working to create stronger family bonds.
thumbnail

Boy nearly dies after bee attack

Native Americans befriend a young settler.
thumbnail

Don’t use my pain as a weapon: infertility and same-sex…

Infertility is a loss for us in a way it can never be for a same-sex couple.
thumbnail

South Carolina church shooter comes from a broken family

Shouldn’t family background also be part of the conversation?
thumbnail

Do Big Box stores go to heaven when they die?

Innocent victims, murdered by the Internet?
thumbnail

Understanding just war theory

Whether they realise it or not, most people support a theory first advanced by St Augustine in the 4th century.
thumbnail

Is Nigeria really as populous as we think?

The Economist casts doubt on Nigeria's current population figures.
thumbnail

Is teaching Christian morals child abuse?

An Australian same-sex marriage activist argues that it is.
thumbnail

Fury

Brotherhood and a spirit of sacrifice are the final words in the face of death
thumbnail

Business and professions will suffer if same-sex marriage arrives

Toleration is morphing into intolerance.
thumbnail

What borders mean to Europe

Muslim immigration, a possible Grexit and Ukraine are all shaking the idea of a borderless Europe.
thumbnail

Life is nothing but a board game

A cross between science fiction and fantasy.
thumbnail

A selfless bride

Do they exist?
thumbnail

Life? I’m not really that into it any more

Healthy 24-year-old Belgian woman asks for euthanasia.
thumbnail

Pope Francis on new media’s positive side

New media do not force us to live in Selfie World; they only make it possible.
thumbnail

Would Oscar Wilde have voted for same-sex marriage?

Not the man who said, 'Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same.'
MEDIA WATCH
Follow MercatorNet
Facebook
Twitter
subscribe to newsletter
Sections and Blogs
Harambee
PopCorn
Conjugality
Careful!
Family Edge
Sheila Reports
Reading Matters
Demography Is Destiny
Bioedge
Conniptions (the editorial)
Connecting
Information
contact us
our ideals
our People
our contributors
Mercator who?
partner sites
audited accounts
donate
advice for writers
New Media Foundation
Suite 12A, Level 2
5 George Street
North Strathfield NSW 2137
Australia

editor@mercatornet.com
+61 2 8005 8605
skype: mercatornet

© New Media Foundation 2015 | powered by Encyclomedia | designed by Elleston