They ridiculed my big ears, so I killed them?
How to prevent tragedies motivated by ridicule of body parts.
Social media can strengthen families
They can help people stay in touch better than any other device invented by human ingenuity. (For better or worse.)
Where are all the men? Dating in the 21st century
Women were keen, but we had to beg men to come to a dating event.
A peek behind Belgium’s euthanasia curtain
More than five years after their sister died, two women go public.
Is there life after football for NFL pros?
Why do smart, talented, disciplined and wealthy young men have so much trouble adapting to ordinary life?
Handy advice for parents overwhelmed by their kids’ media world
Parents must become a better resource than others available to their children.
Belgian artist fights to be recognised as king’s daughter
Truth is more important than legal status.
There is only one race, the human race
How the origin of Southern Africa's KhoiSan tells us this.
The internet: Privacy fights back
Things are worse than we thought. But is Privategrity the answer?
Global inequality grows
The 62 richest people have as much wealth as the poorest 3.6 billion
‘I’ve changed my mind’: a gay activist reverses stand on wedding cake row
Discrimination against people should be unlawful, but not against ideas.
The evil that men do
Right down to our own day, Chairman Mao left a legacy of cruelty and inhumanity.
Church of Spies
The Pope’s secret war against Hitler.
When do we get our euthanasia app?
Mercy killing has become normalized, even banal, in Canada.
Why we need to remember how to forget
Creativity needs a dustbin.
Guns, brains and what really makes an adult
A proposal to raise the gun age to 25 in the US raises some deep questions.
A donor-conceived woman speaks out
There is a hole in the hearts of people whose biological fathers have been erased from their lives.
Will gene ‘editing’ help infertile couples?
Claims that it will lack any evidence base.
Later-in-life divorce becoming more common
And the ramifications are far from positive.
The science of commuting
Why commuting is still 'bearable' in larger cities.
Do you know who your teens meet on social media?
Maybe they don’t either. Maybe you should both find out.
Rain keeps the Big Bad Wolf indoors
A twist on the traditional Little Three Pigs.
Election 2016 launches, another surprise for Hillary
“Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders locked in dead heat in Iowa."
The wrong solution to Zika-caused microcephaly
Activists are trying to spook governments into allowing abortion. Don't do it, says a woman with the condition.
Muslims against Christianophobia
The Middle East needs Christians, says a leading Lebanese Muslim.