Castro: power through repression
He ousted a dictator and then became one
Vale Leonard Cohen, high priest of erotic romanticism
| 16 November 2016 | FEATURES |
The iconic Canadian musician wrote great songs, but does anyone listen to the lyrics?
Jo Cox: looking at refugees with a mother’s heart
The murdered British MP wanted Britain to take more child refugees.
Justice Antonin Scalia on family life
| 23 February 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |
A larger-than-life human being
| 15 February 2016 | FEATURES |
The late Justice Scalia was a man with a big heart and a great sense of humour.
Carl Djerassi, father of the pill, dies
Did he ever doubt the wisdom of the contraceptive revolution?
Doing justice to Ian Paisley
| 18 September 2014 | FEATURES |
Forgiveness, yes, but the honest recording of memory has its own moral imperative.
Joan Rivers’ final act
| 12 September 2014 | FEATURES |
America's icon of plastic surgery was a popular comedian, but success came at great personal cost.
Philip Seymour Hoffman: a rare breed of actor
| 04 February 2014 | POPCORN |
Faith and science: a dialogue, not a debate
| 28 January 2014 | FEATURES |
Ian Barbour’s life demonstrated the harmony between physics and faith.
From hawk to dove: the political career of Ariel Sharon
| 14 January 2014 | FEATURES |
The former Israeli prime minister dies at 85 after decades as polarising presence.
An African pragmatist
| 07 December 2013 | FEATURES |
Nelson Mandela was a great man, but as flawed and inconsistent as the rest of us.
Lasting impressions of Nelson Mandela, 1918 - 2013
May he rest in peace, and his ideals not be forgotten.
Enugu Book Project founder dies
| 14 November 2013 | HARAMBEE |
Burying Thatcher: why celebrating death is still wrong
| 17 April 2013 | FEATURES |
Our dealings with the dead are just as ethically governed as our dealings with the living.
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