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Fatherhood means promises to keep
Carolyn Moynihan | 30 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: fatherhood, interviews
If a 200-page how-to book on fatherhood is not your thing, try 200 bite-sized promises - one at a time.

A culture clash over modest dress
Carolyn Moynihan | 29 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
An Australian mufti made headlines around the world this week with inflammatory comments on women's fashions. Boil away the rhetoric and there's a solid lesson to be learned.

Darwinian Fairytales
James Franklin | 25 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: Darwin, evolution
An Australian philosopher ruthlessly dissects the logic of Darwin and his followers.

Darwinian Fairytales
James Franklin | 25 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: evolution
This gem of ruthless logic and rapier wit was originally published in 1995 and, inexplicably, went out of print.

Schools withhold sad facts about homosexual lifestyle
Rick Fitzgibbons | 25 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
Teachers are being irresponsible when they teach that homosexuality is a healthy lifestyle.

Marriage: still in demand
Jennifer Roback Morse | 24 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
For the first time married couples are a minority of all American households.

The Mission Song
Martyn Drakard | 20 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
Master thriller writer John le Carré has notched up another winner, but his portrayal of Africa's people is flawed.

FOCUS ON FASHION Let’s beat the Dolly syndrome
Rachael Patterson | 20 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
Teen magazines continue to propagate a damaging message to girls about their abilities and self-worth.

Conversing with Islam
Martyn Drakard | 20 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
There are potholes of misunderstanding on both sides of the road to dialogue with Muslims, as this conversation with a Kenyan student makes clear.

FOCUS ON FASHION Audrey Hepburn, where are you in our hour of need?
Guiomar Barbi | 20 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
There's nothing like a weekend in Miami to remind you that most bodies look better in clothes.

Real women wear size 46 - and smile
Adela Lo Celso and Alegria Duran-Ballen | 19 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
The advertising industry is waking up to the fact that women don't want to look like the waifs and sirens of the magazines.

Frank Brennan | 19 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: end of life issues, euthanasia, silence
A specialist in palliative care remembers a poignant moment in his professional work.

A hard cell on TV
Michael Cook | 18 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
Using TV ads to present the truth about embryo research is an uphill slog.

All The King’s Men gets lost in translation
O'Bannon Cook | 16 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: film reviews
Great actors, great story, great cinematography. Pity about the film.

Remembering a poet of commitment
Michael Cook | 15 October 2006 | FEATURES |  
tags: Australia, commitment, poetry
Thirty years after James McAuley's death, his verse has lost none of its brilliance.

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