Month: February 2012

Study Shows Social Value of Monogamy

CitizenLink 29 Feb 2012 When it comes to marriage and family structure, there’s a good reason nearly every modern society has encouraged monogamy as the accepted norm: Because it’s good for society. So says a new multidisciplinary study published in Philosophical…

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So-called ‘Ethics’ hits a new low

The Blaze 27 Feb 2012 Two ethicists working with Australian universities argue in the latest online edition of the Journal of Medical Ethics that if abortion of a fetus is allowable, so to should be the termination of a newborn.…

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Housewives are as happy as working women

Mail Online (UK) 29 Feb 2012 For decades, women have been told that being housewives will leave them downtrodden and unfulfilled. But a Government study yesterday showed mothers who stay at home are as content and satisfied with their lives…

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Christchurch also getting their hopes up

Christchurch Press 1 March 2012 Christchurch City Council hopes that a bill to give an Auckland council the power to control where prostitutes can work on Auckland streets will be extended to other councils. The council yesterday approved a submission…

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Insuring against sexual promiscuity?

Reuters 27 Feb 2012 Boys 11 years and up should get Merck & Co’s Gardasil vaccine to protect them against HPV infections, which can cause genital warts as well as oral, penile and anal cancers (!!!), the nation’s largest group…

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Five reasons why I support bail review

Bay of Plenty Times 28 Feb 2012 1/2. The Tauranga parents of a young woman strangled to death in January 2005 joined hundreds of other families at a protest march in Auckland yesterday. Brian and Lynette Brown’s 24-year-old daughter Natasha…

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