Christopher Blunt



Breaking the Circle of Sadness
21 Mar 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Down syndrome, family relationships, human dignity
How a little girl with Down syndrome changed my heart and opened my mind


Stage six: joy
20 Mar 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Down syndrome, parenthood
A father describes the emotional roller-coaster that followed his baby daughter’s diagnosis of trisomy 21.


A bicycle built for two
9 Oct 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: cycling, fatherhood
How a tandem bike brought my cycling career full circle.


Constitutional violence?
13 Jan 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: American politics, Arizona shootings, free speech
Precisely because of America's free speech tradition, violent attacks on elected officials are very rare.


The puzzle of Norman Borlaug
15 Sep 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: food, Norman Borlaug, population control
Why did the father of the Green Revolution remain afraid of the ‘population monster’?


‘I need to wait’
30 Jul 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: parenting, premarital sex, teenagers
Surprisingly good messages about teenage sex and parenthood surface in an MTV series.


Pro-life nation?
28 May 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags:
Recent polls show that the pro-life brand has an edge, but it may be too soon to celebrate.


Polling season
24 Jan 2008 | FEATURES |  
tags:
With the tightest race for years in the US presidential primaries, opinion polls have become more important than ever. Can they be trusted?


Primate inter pares?
3 Sep 2005 | FEATURES |  
tags:
The London Zoo has placed a new primate on display for its summer tourists: homo sapiens. But does he belong behind bars with his monkey cousins?


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