Reading Matters 2018 Gift List
There's no better gift than a book!
More bad health news from the USA
Opioids and suicides up, life expectancy down.
‘Comparative religion is the true multiculturalism’
Camille Paglia on the dearth of meaning in youthful lives and how to remedy it.
Let’s create a right!
December 10 marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Egypt proposes scary new population control measures
And the U.S. will be helping to fund them.
Dorothy Day: ‘a saint for our times’
Discerning beauty amidst a harsh and demanding life.
The rise and rise of Wicca
The astonishing growth of witchcraft in the US is a little-understood phenomenon
Donald Trump, the upside: he’s forcing journalism to do better
Rather than fix divides, journalists often rally around themselves
Children: the trans money-maker
A British doctor is convicted of illegally offering services to children as young as 12.
Architects of Victoria’s right-to-die law publish ‘manual’ on how to push legislation through
A Ministerial Advisory Panel reviews its success
Sexual Revolution; 50 Years Since Humanae Vitae
You've read the articles, now see the film.
Can Americans be friends again?
The junior senator from Nebraska says they can
IKEA’s revealing Christmas dinner game
How much do you think you know about your family?
Harvard study shows the dangers of early school enrolment
Are ADHD rates rising because we send children to school at younger ages?
How a book becomes a best-seller: the Big Data perspective
It's all about the timing.
What Anne of Green Gables taught me about suffering
There is more to Anne than meets the eye
The US climate change report: danger or opportunity?
The better part of wisdom is to go slowly when attempting to remedy an ill.
The future of American sexuality and family: five key trends
Will marriage become a minority practice?
Australia’s immigration debate
Will migration come down in the years ahead?
Congo must go to the polls with hope
The world’s most blighted nation can learn from its neighbour, Angola
Meet the father of one thousand kids
Why isn’t sperm donation regarded as a crime against humanity?
Is it time a Mother Christmas graced the annual parade?
Gender politics may be the kiss of death for a long-standing family event.
Must we have an economy that forces both parents into paid work?
There are opportunity costs for delegating your child's upbringing
Why Twitter’s cute, heart-shaped ‘like’ button is not so harmless
How to maximise well-being with social media.
Chinese scientist creates the world’s first designer babies
Is the indignation of scientists sincere?