Sex and society articles

sex and society

A funny thing happened on the way to gender equality in Norway
Carolyn Moynihan | 25 November 2014 |
tags: evolutionary psychology, gender theory, Norway
A comedian found there was no science to support it.

Redeeming the world’s darkness with the radiance of love
Jonathan Sacks | 18 November 2014 |
tags: Humanum, marriage, same-sex marriage
A British rabbi's brilliant speech on the history of marriage.

Gay rights, privacy and the Apple CEO
Carolyn Moynihan | 31 October 2014 |
tags: Apple, homosexuality, privacy
Timothy Cook has stumped up as a gay icon. What will be the effect on other public figures?

The beauty of the country of marriage
Matthew J. Franck | 23 October 2014 |
tags: book reviews, same-sex marriage
In a brave new book, Anthony Esolen describes the very real consequences of redefining marriage.

Will egg freezing liberate women?
Miriam Zoll | 17 October 2014 |
tags: egg freezing, IVF, women's health, women's rights
Big corporations like Apple and Facebook are covering the cost of egg freezing for women employees.

The Nobel Peace Prize they’ll never give
Michael Cook | 14 October 2014 |
tags: Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize, same-sex marriage, same-sex parenting
Surrogacy will be one of our biggest human rights challenges. But same-sex parenting boosters will veto awards to those who fight it.

Ruthless misogyny
Rivka Edelman | 13 October 2014 |
tags: free speech, LGBT activism, same-sex marriage, same-sex parenting
LGBT activists have a range of strategies for discrediting women who question their goals.

Breaking the silence: redefining marriage hurts women like me - and our children
Janna Darnelle | 09 October 2014 |
tags: same-sex marriage, same-sex parenting
The push to present a positive image of same-sex families has hidden the devastation on which many are built.

Incest and pornography: more similar than we think
Christopher O. Tollefsen | 29 September 2014 |
tags: incest, marriage, pornography
Incest remains taboo, but pornography also corrupts marriages and families.

Abuse is a social, not just a legal problem
Carolyn Moynihan | 09 September 2014 |
tags: campus culture, sexual abuse, universities
Identifying offenders is all very well, but isn’t it time to make some social changes?

Latin lessons
Michael Cook | 08 September 2014 |
tags: egg freezing, IVF, New York, Roman Empire, yuppies
What a great Roman historian can teach us about IVF and egg freezing.

Rotherham: lessons from a British sex abuse scandal
Carolyn Moynihan | 02 September 2014 |
tags: broken families, child sexual abuse, multiculturalism
Beyond the easy targets there’s an issue that challenges all of society.

Shifting sands
Mark Regnerus | 21 August 2014 |
tags: Christian churches, same-sex marriage, USA
Think that legalizing same-sex marriage won't affect its supporters' moral standards? Think again.

A third way between gays and bigots
Michael Cook | 19 August 2014 |
tags: Catholic Church, homosexuality, same-sex attraction, same-sex marriage
A new documentary presents a strong case for the Catholic stand on homosexuality.

Challenging the meaninglessness of sex
Ryan C. MacPherson | 04 August 2014 |
tags: hooking up, sex, sexual morality
Sex means something to us even if we cannot bring ourselves to admit it.

Is the gay bullying plague in schools a myth?
David van Gend | 29 July 2014 |
tags: bullying, gay-straight alliances, homosexuality, safe schools
An Australian doctor questions "safe school" and"gay-straight alliance" programs.

Celebrity swimmer Ian Thorpe comes out
Michael Cook | 15 July 2014 |
tags: homosexuality, Ian Thorpe
In a tell-all interview, one of Australia's most famous athletes admits that he is gay. Is he?

Will the unmasking of abusers be a catalyst for change?
Andrew Byrne | 14 July 2014 |
tags: Christianity, Rolf Harris, sexual morality, UK
With Rolf Harris in jail, perhaps people will reconsider the beauty of Christian morality.

Stopping the panic over Britain’s paedophiles
Michael Cook | 11 July 2014 |
tags: paedophilia, sex abuse, sexualisation of children, UK
What the country really needs is a new moral ecosystem.

Does sex have a purpose?
G. Tracy Mehan III | 07 July 2014 |
tags: homosexuality, same-sex marriage
On the answer to this question depends the future of marriage and the family.

Mother bodies, father bodies
Carolyn Moynihan | 03 July 2014 |
tags: gender roles, parenthood
How parenthood changes us from the inside out.

Marriage, marketing, and intimidation
Doug Mainwaring | 30 June 2014 |
tags: same-sex marriage
Proponents of same-sex marriage haven’t won in the arena of ideas but through manipulation and threats.

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