Living alone: more common and more unhealthy?
Are we more likely to have mental disorders if we live alone?
Tillotson: the British mandarin class before the 1960s deluge
High culture could not save them
Japan’s fading royal family
A fantastic symbol of its demographic decline.
Do we really need PC Disney classics?
Rescripting the beloved cartoons for the snowflake generation
Is ‘Avengers’ America’s Iliad?
Marvel resurrects the epic genre.
Not for the squeamish: ‘Game of Thrones’ approaches its finale
Fiction is not harmless simply because it’s make-believe.
Alienated Americans: why some places thrive while others collapse
A new book points to the erosion of civil society
There’s a precedent for bloodlust of the Twittermob. And it didn’t end happily
Are we reviving the bill of attainder?
Belgian tug-of-war over euthanasia for mental illness and dementia
One of the world’s most liberal countries seems to be moving toward euthanasia on demand
‘Trans’ four-year-old: the innocent sacrificed by the amoral directed by the immoral?
A UK judge has green-lighted transition for a toddler
The passing of a spiritual giant
Canada's Jean Vanier lived an inspiring life of advocacy for the disabled
Don’t box me by my race!
It turns out that most Americans don't like being stereotyped.
What is killing marriage and the family?
It’s not just the free market or big government - there’s Big Sister too
Health Canada publishes inaccurate and incomplete data on euthanasia
About 1.46% of all deaths last year were from medical aid in dying
UN trumpets an extinction crisis
Serious problems exist but what is really critically endangered is common sense
‘I stand with Israel Folau’
A scathing analysis of a new serfdom in the Australian workplace by a veteran politician
Cellphone ban coincides with high achievement in a Maori girls school
Wealth and colour don't necessarily decide who tops the league tables
A shrinking New York…?
The problems of census counting.
The gay-suicide stereotype kills gay people, and must end
The myth of the homosexual death wish originated with gay sympathisers
Aren’t we all a bunch of snowflakes?
Politics in the age of authenticity.
‘Stan & Ollie’
Two great actors portray the ageing Laurel & Hardy comedy duo
The consequences that follow
Rugby superstar Israel Folau has been found guilty of homophobia
Facebook, privacy, and regulation
Does clicking a button mean you have given 'affirmative express consent' to the fine print?
How many children should you have?
A question many parents grapple with.
Be a happier parent - or laugh trying
It's one way to have happy kids, a new book points out