Subscribe: MercatorNet
http://www.mercatornet.com/site/rss/
Preview: MercatorNet

Mercatornet





 



The Dating Project: A new film addresses a lost art

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:31:00 GMT

Many young people don’t date because they simply do not know how to. Government regulation of social media would be a cure far worse than the disease

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:33:00 GMT

Free speech under attack from all sides. Read more...



Book helps parents explain terrorism to children

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:33:00 GMT

Doctor tackles a tough subject. Read more...



What’s wrong with crowdfunding medical expenses?

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 03:24:00 GMT

Charitable giving still needs its gatekeepers. Read more...



On ‘absolute’ non-absolutes

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 02:22:00 GMT

Is it ever right to do what is wrong? Read more...



A trans first: breastfeeding

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 01:42:00 GMT

A natal male with all his equipment breastfed his partner’s baby, experts report Read more...



The diaper boom and bust

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:35:00 GMT

As the population ages, the diapers get a little bigger. Read more...



Isn’t father loss part of Nikolas Cruz’s story?

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:54:00 GMT

And can schools do more to compensate, perhaps preventing violence?. Read more...



Transgender ideology is riddled with contradictions. Here are the big ones.

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 02:17:00 GMT

The claims of transgender activists are philosophically incoherent. Read more...



Effective child discipline (3): The age of responsibility

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 22:26:00 GMT

Teach your older children that the family needs them. Read more...



Enough with the gender pay gap

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 21:42:00 GMT

Let’s talk about women and their choices. Read more...



Belgium’s euthanasia commission under fire after shock letter by whistleblower

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 12:11:00 GMT

A former member accuses it of breaking the law, muzzling dissent, and packing it with euthanasia practitioners Read more...



‘That decision wasn’t made there’: a Super Bowl insight on commitment

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:56:00 GMT

A decision about the future is best made when the future is not already here. Read more...



Rescuing our lives from tech

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:04:00 GMT

Smartphones and apps are designed to suck up as much of our lives as possible Read more...



A Hindu queen emerges from the mists of history to divide Indian society

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 04:19:00 GMT

Bollywood needs to tread carefully where communal pride is concerned. Read more...



Notre Dame swallows the pill

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 23:58:00 GMT

America's top Catholic college betrays its faith. Read more...



If you can choose your own gender, why not race?

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:12:00 GMT

Well you can, Delaware students are told. Read more...



All the pro-choice advocacy that’s fit to print

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 07:08:00 GMT

There's nothing like abortion to generate fake news, as the Irish press exemplifies. Read more...



Vent here: MercatorNet’s forum for getting it off your chest

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 03:43:00 GMT

We want to hear from you Read more...



Effective child discipline 2: The age of reason

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 09:17:00 GMT

Teaching children to see beyond their own point of view Read more...



Protecting religious freedoms in a same sex marriage state is asking the impossible   

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 03:24:00 GMT

What fairy dust can make same-sex marriage a family-friendly institution? Read more...



Missing in India: 63 million women

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 02:35:00 GMT

More than 11 million of these, owing to sex-selective abortion. Read more...



Facebook: the social network changing our brains

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 02:22:00 GMT

A world-wide operant conditioning chamber. Read more...



Sins and sophistries in the history of the Crusades

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 01:11:00 GMT

We should not mistake the past for the present. Read more...



We need to discuss teen depression and suicide

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 22:57:00 GMT

The 'epidemic of premature deaths' needs our attention. Now. Read more...



‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ is a minor masterpiece

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:21:00 GMT

A dark comedy about the possibility of redemption Read more...



Sackcloth and ashes on Valentine’s Day

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 22:29:00 GMT

When secular and religious observances collide. Read more...



College students encourage peers to date this Valentine’s Day

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 21:34:00 GMT

#takeachance says the Love and Fidelity Network. Read more...



The tragedy of self-indulgent sex

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 05:16:00 GMT

We need to find a new ways to defend the old-fashioned virtue of purity Read more...



Monks celebrated in Of Gods and Men are recognised as martyrs

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 01:54:00 GMT

Here’s why the 2010 film proved a hit in France. The knight in shining armour

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:50:00 GMT

St Valentine's Day has its origins in the medieval period. Read more...



The secret of effective child discipline (Part 1)

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:17:00 GMT

Behaviour modification is not enough. Change must come from within. Read more...



France’s Fertility Drop

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 23:33:00 GMT

Will it cease being the fertile exception to the rest of Europe? Read more...



Even a child can outwit a troll

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 20:45:00 GMT

Fantasy picture book for children young and old Read more...



What’s behind the Vatican’s coziness with China?

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 05:01:00 GMT

The Holy See wants the Church to evangelise, not to sink into trench warfare Read more...



Planning a wedding? Say yes to the guests and spend less on the dress

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 23:28:00 GMT

Prioritize your social network, not the duck canapés. Read more...



The libertarian case for drug prohibition

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 22:48:00 GMT

If we respect freedom we must also protect freedom. Read more...



The Man Who Invented Christmas

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 22:34:00 GMT

Charles Dickens and the genesis of A Christmas Carol. Read more...



Living shorter lives in the USA

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 22:15:00 GMT

For the second year in a row. Read more...



Scrubbing memory

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 22:12:00 GMT

Not only monuments are being destroyed. Read more...



Do your child a favour - give them a mission in life

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 20:50:00 GMT

‘Have a good time’ is not a recipe for happiness. Read more...



It was men who won votes for women, not the Suffragettes

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 01:34:00 GMT

One hundred years later there are lessons to learn about 'gender equality'. Read more...



Canadian psychologist takes on the howling post-modern void 

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 01:32:00 GMT

Unhinged criticism of the man has obscured the merits of his book Read more...



The bioethics of tattoos

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 23:41:00 GMT

Taking 'living wills' too literally? Read more...



Young student circumvents petty politics in school sports

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 03:45:00 GMT

Why so much pressure to compete? Read more...



The last Tsar: Nicholas II loved his country ‘not wisely but too well’

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 00:53:00 GMT

The murder of Russia's imperial family a century ago was an inevitable tragedy. Read more...



Jumanji - Welcome to the Jungle

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 23:45:00 GMT

A comedic reboot of the '90s cult hit. Read more...



We need to be more aware of antibiotic resistance

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 22:17:00 GMT

Their consumption continues to grow. Read more...



Love that never ends

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 22:08:00 GMT

‘Happily ever after’ is not just a romantic dream. Read more...



Is “Here Comes the Bride” hate music?

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 06:47:00 GMT

After all, its composer influenced Hitler. Why not? Read more...

Comments (0) - Read and Add your own Comments