A boy’s life with unisex scouts
Anthony Esolen | 23 May 2013 |
tags: Boy Scouts, homosexuality
The Boy Scouts of America will vote today on whether they will admit homosexual scouts. Will they become the Unisex Scouts, as they are in Canada, where the scouting movement has collapsed?
A fight for equality or a war on difference?
Brendan O'Neill | 20 May 2013 |
tags: discrimination, equality, same-sex marriage, UK
To invite the government to give us phony equalities by recognising gay marriage is to invite greater state intervention into our personal lives.
What is parenthood?
Peter Jon Mitchell | 15 May 2013 |
In debates about the family, some social scientists are asserting the primacy of theory over facts. Is this science?
Cultural imperialism on the march
Robert R. Reilly | 13 May 2013 |
Why is the Obama administration promoting Gay Pride Months and campaigning for gay rights in countries like Pakistan and El Salvador?
The Queen has retired – long live the King!
Susie Protschky | 01 May 2013 |
tags: monarchy, Netherlands, Queen Beatrix
The abdication of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands marks the end of one of the longest periods of continuous female rule in modern European history.
Brendan O'Neill | 12 April 2013 |
Anyone who values diversity of thought and tolerance of dissent should find the sweeping consensus on gay marriage terrifying.
Is the one-child policy spoiling China’s children?
Michael Cook | 12 April 2013 |
tags: China, demography, one-child policy
Research confirms all the cliches about "little emperors", the children of parents who were forced to stop at one.
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.
Yes, I think we are crazy
Tristan McLindon | 31 March 2013 |
tags: marriage, young adults
... if marriage is only a lifestyle choice. But for us it's much more.
A clear and present danger for the Boy Scouts
Philip Sutton | 28 March 2013 |
tags: Boy Scouts, homosexuality, US Supreme Court
An organisation which emphasises strength and purity of character has every right to exclude gays and lesbians as leaders.
The shaky science behind same-sex marriage
Institute for Marriage and Public Policy , Harvey C. Mansfield and Leon R. Kass | 26 March 2013 |
The case rests squarely on sociology and psychology. How reliable can this be, ask two distinguished scholars.
Get out your stripey socks
Mary O'Neill Le Rumeur | 20 March 2013 |
tags: bioethics, Down syndrome
... and celebrate World Down Syndrome Day. It's time to explode the myths and fears that surround this condition.
Do infertile couples clinch the case for same-sex marriage?
Robert R. Reilly | 19 March 2013 |
tags: infertility, same-sex marriage
Nope. All infertilities are not equal. There is a crucial difference between an infertile heterosexual union and an impotent homosexual one.
What to Expect When No One’s Expecting
Jennifer Roback Morse | 19 March 2013 |
tags: book reviews, demography
At last, a book on demography that talks about its relation to sexual culture.
What would the Greeks have thought of gay marriage?
Robert R. Reilly | 11 March 2013 |
tags: classics, philosophy, same-sex marriage
The great classical philosophers would have regarded it as an absurdity, despite their partial tolerance of homosexual love.
Taking same-sex marriage step by step
Michael Cook | 05 March 2013 |
tags: polyamory, relationships, same-sex marriage
Whether you call it polygamy, or polyamory, or consensual nonmonogamy, the notion of multiple partners in a single relationship is just over the horizon.
“I’m conservative - but I support gay marriage”
Jennifer Thieme | 22 February 2013 |
tags: conservatism, same-sex marriage
Really? If words have any meaning, this is wishful thinking.
Working abroad, supporting the family at home
Vincenzina Santoro | 22 February 2013 |
tags: migrant workers, Philippines, remittances
Emigrants’ remittances are at the core of poverty alleviation in many developing countries.
Courting - a Valentine’s Day proposal
Caitlin Seery | 14 February 2013 |
tags: courtship, dating, Valentine's Day
The old rules of courtship free us for what matters on a date: getting to know the man or woman across the table.
From a man of the French left, a passionate defence of marriage
Mary O'Neill Le Rumeur | 09 February 2013 |
tags: France, same-sex marriage
Bruno Nestor Azerot electrified the National Assembly in Paris when he spoke against gay marriage.
Marriage equality splits the Tories
Peter Smith | 08 February 2013 |
tags: David Cameron, same-sex marriage, UK
Supporters cited adult happiness and lovely wedding ceremonies; opponents championed children and families.
Shape or be shaped: Christians in an era of marriage decline
Carolyn Moynihan | 06 February 2013 |
The religious lives of young people are being damaged by family breakdown, a new report shows. How will churches respond?
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