‘Fake news’ Is a moral panic
It’s not even clear that fake news left a lasting impression on voters.
Children falling short in school? Blame parental break-ups
When family life fails, so too do students
What happened to all the bad news from West Africa?
A once-violent region has become a poster-child for democracy
Israel Folau: icon of democracy
A brilliant rugby star is in hot water over his views on homosexuality
Should Apple be so hard on secret-leakers?
What’s the difference between an honourable whistleblower and a dishonourable leaker?
How do the Dutch respond to euthanasia requests from the intellectually disabled?
Not with great insight or sensitivity, according to a recent study
How you helped create the crisis in private data
The Facebook scandal bloomed from a personality test app!
The Facebook paradox
Why do we give away our privacy on the internet and still insist that it is the foundation of important…
Putting a ring on it, for the children’s sake
Hollywood's Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson and his partner have another daughter on the way.
Imagining goodness, truth and beauty
How fairy tales make virtue desirable.
Canada’s own little Stalins are making politically incorrect authors disappear
The 'disappearance' of a young novelist is so satiric, someone should make a film about it.
In Syria, everyone fights their own war
Who’s who in this conflict.
Jordan Peterson on Adam and Eve
An allegorical re-reading of Genesis.
Why Machiavelli could feel at home in Silicon Valley
The moral malaise behind the Facebook scandal did not begin with this tech monster.
How Beethoven’s ‘mistake’ became one of our most famous tunes
The 'modern frenzy' of a classical masterpiece.
Who knew the ability to form a relationship was nearly a lost art?
Reviewing the record of 21st Century Islam
The tenacity of apologists for Islam means that its danger will persist.
Mormon Mondays, a ritual to foster family unity
And an antidote to the stress of modern living.
Hawaii legalises assisted suicide
It becomes the seventh US jurisdiction to do so.
Is invoking ‘moral complexity’ a way out of the conscience maze?
Or does it just make decisions more confusing?
Holiness is for every Christian, says Pope Francis
'My modest goal is to repropose the call to holiness in a practical way for our own time.'
The disappearing South Korean baby
January sees another unwanted demographics milestone.
‘This Is Us’: a series valuing family affections
And worthwhile to that extent.
The Legend of King Minsky: an AI parable
The present philosophy behind artificial intelligence is false.
Combining linguistics, archaeology and ancient genetics to understand deep human history
How old is your language?