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After same-sex marriage, then what?
Michael Cook | 31 March 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: same-sex marriage
Legal recognition is one thing; social acceptance is another.


Demons in London
Tim Golden | 31 March 2015 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: horror
Dark secrets of Edwardian England.


South Korean education ranks high, but it’s the kids who pay
David Santandreu Calonge | 31 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: child wellbeing, education, happiness, Korea
The intense pressure to succeed in Korea is taking its financial and social toll.


Iran’s push for more children
Marcus Roberts | 31 March 2015 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: fertility rate, Iran
Two new bills to increase Iran's population are drawing the ire of Amnesty International.


Indiana religious freedom legislation sparks firestorm
Sheila Liaugminas | 30 March 2015 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: first freedoms, Indiana RFRA, religious discrimination, Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Someone ask the flamethrowers if they’ve read the law. It’s nothing new.


Troubles tend to multiply for kids in broken families
Carolyn Moynihan | 30 March 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child wellbeing, crime, family structure, mental illness, substance abuse
They are more likely to live with someone who's had substance abuse or mental health problems.


Sweatpants are the #1 cause of divorce
Tamara El-Rahi | 30 March 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Eva Mendes, relationships
A titbit of wisdom a la Eva Mendes.


Who will apologise to the ‘Motherless Generation’?
David van Gend | 30 March 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: same-sex marriage, same-sex parenting
And why did a TV network refuse to run this innocuous advertisement?


Don’t blame the teenage brain for the Boston bomber’s crime
Andrew Mullins | 30 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: adolescent brain, Boston bombings, virtue
We must address the moral deficit shaping Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s disastrous behaviour.


Five things to know about government’s proposed net neutrality
Denyse O'Leary | 29 March 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: freedom of speech, Internet use, politics & media
We may end up refighting the free speech battle.


The ultimate safeguard
Zac Alstin | 27 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Germanwings, trust, virtue
Could the promotion of virtue help deter heinous crimes?


The business of orphanages: where do “orphans” come from?
Kate van Doore | 27 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: human trafficking, orphans
There is evidence that many of them have been stolen from their parents.


How to slim down super-sized kids
Laura Keynes | 27 March 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: family meals, obesity, United Kingdom
Restore the traditional family and its mealtimes.


Harambee video contest shows what is right about Africa
Eugene Ohu | 27 March 2015 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: Harambee, positive Africa
The 6th Harambee International Video Context will showcase positive and often unreported stories about Africa


Does social media use increase emotional stress for caregivers?
Denyse O'Leary | 27 March 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: caring, social media, stress
It depends on what stresses us.


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