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Pride and Prejudice at 200
Carolyn Moynihan | 31 January 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: books, gender equality, Jane Austen, marriage
The romantic appeal of the novel is, of course, at odds with its outmoded gender paradigm.

New Head of UN Population Division
Marcus Roberts | 30 January 2013 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: demographics, UN, Wilmoth
The UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs has appointed a new head for its Population Division.

The internet is a paradise for cheaters
Karl D. Stephan | 30 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: cheating, education, morality
Universities have to work hard to discourage students from cheating.

Ferocious, weak and crazy
George Friedman | 30 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: diplomacy, North Korea
If diplomacy is the art of winning without warring, North Korea is in a class of its own.

The 2013 Newbery Medal Winner
Clare Cannon | 30 January 2013 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: animals, Newbery Award
As a warm-hearted animal adventure, Katherine Applegate's "The One and Only Ivan" is a worthy tale. But it doesn't stop there.

Boko Haram Declares a Cease Fire: Really?
Nwachukwu Egbunike | 30 January 2013 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: Boko Haram, Nigeria, Nigerian Christians
Boko Haram recently announced a cease fire in its violent campaign in Nigeria. Since 2009, Boko Haram has created a fountain of blood, bullets and bombs, claiming over 1,000 deaths. Although the announcement may have momentarily doused tense nerves, it…

Fetal health not only a female affair
Shannon Roberts | 29 January 2013 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: Age, Birth Defects, Fertility
While most people are used to considering the female ticking body clock, we tend to think that men have a lot more time. Though true is one sense, if we want healthy babies maybe they too should be considering the…

Exposing scientism
John G. West | 29 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: C.S. Lewis, science, scientism
C.S. Lewis foresaw that science would be manipulated at the expense of humanity, says the editor of a new collection of essays about him.

Monsieur Lazhar
Andrea Valagussa | 29 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: film reviews
Students overwhelmed by the suicide of their teacher learn about the mystery of sufffering through her unlikely substitute.

Last ditch attempt to protect freedom of speech and conscience?
Michael Kirke | 29 January 2013 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: British Government, Freedom of conscience, Freedom of speech
A British MP is going to table a bill in the House of Commons this week which seeks to protect “conscientious beliefs about the definition of marriage”. The bill, being introduced by Edward Leigh, will seek to amend equality legislation…

Nigeria sticks to traditional values over same-sex marriage, says Senate President
Eugene Ohu | 28 January 2013 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: Nigeria, same-sex marriage
Nigeria is set to criminalize same-sex unions, and defaulters when convicted will spend 14 years in jail. This is contained in a bill which has passed all required readings in the senate and should soon be signed into law by…

Film exposes ambiguities of workplace bullying
Izzy Kalman | 28 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: bullying, work
Why was the media so quick to jump to conclusions after a tragic suicide at the University of Virginia?

Home - a vital enterprise
Carolyn Moynihan | 28 January 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: home, Home Renaissance Foundation, HomeMakers Project
When did you last hear the home mentioned by an economist or politician? Ever?

Fewer Girls = A More Violent World
Marcus Roberts | 27 January 2013 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: China, gendercide, India
More on gendercide in India and China.

March for Life, 2013
Mary Cooney | 27 January 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: March for Life 2013, Roe v. Wade
A video from Friday's march in Washington, D.C.

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