Is Fifty Shades grooming girls to be victims?

50 Shades Anastasia 13 September 2014 Young women who read sexually violent fiction often display the same behavioral symptoms as those who have actually been victimized, according to a study published last month in Women’s Health. The research team compared women, ages 18 to 24, who had read at least one novel in the Fifty Shades series […]

Science Supports Pain-Capability of Unborn by 20 Weeks

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Lozier Institute 3 February 2015 The subject of fetal pain is and has been both a controversial and compelling aspect of the debate surrounding abortion. Whether a child in the womb can feel pain and at what stage raises many ethical issues and, for many, introduces another source of uncertainty into personal views on the […]

WATCH: Happy Mum’s 1st Birthday

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An awesome Pampers Ad A baby’s first birthday is also a mum’s first birthday. This movie is dedicated to all mums who have faced the most trying year of their life. Women who have faced their first year as mothers along with their babies. A year filled with joys and uncertainties. Thank you, for the […]

How much sleep do you really need?

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MailOnline 3 February 2015 We spend around a third of our lives asleep. Not only is the weekend lie in the stuff of your weekday dreams, but sleep, along with food, water and oxygen, is essential for human survival. And the amount of shut eye a person gets each night, provides a vital indicator of […]

MPs say yes to three-person babies (UK)


BBC News 3 February 2015 MPs have voted in favour of the creation of babies with DNA from two women and one man, in an historic move. The UK is now set to become the first country to introduce laws to allow the creation of babies from three people. In a free vote in the […]

Promotion of depression, suicide, drug use given green light

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3News 3 February 2015 Notorious metal group Mayhem has been added to the Auckland’s Westfest 2015 line-up. The band is considered one of the most important in the influential Norwegian black metal scene, gaining notoriety early in their career with violent stage shows, a former singer committing suicide and a former bass player being found […]

An Open Letter from the Child of a Loving Gay Parent

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Public Discourse 2 February 2015 June is nigh, and with it will come your ruling on the most contentious political issue of our time: marriage. I write because I am one of many children with gay parents who believe we should protect marriage. I believe you were right when, during the Proposition 8 deliberations, you […]

Is Pedophilia Okay if You’re “Born That Way”?


The New American 1 February 2015 “Now, many experts view it as a sexual orientation as immutable as heterosexuality … a deep-rooted predisposition … that becomes clear during puberty and does not change.” The above idea was expressed with respect to homosexuality decades ago and since has become left-wing dogma. The thinking is that if […]

Djokovic says fatherhood has given him a new perspective

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Reuters 1 February 2015 Like any new father, Novak Djokovic has quickly developed a new perspective on life and tennis. The Serbian won his fifth Australian Open title on Sunday, beating Andy Murray 7-6(5) 6-7(4) 6-3 6-0 but his thoughts turned to family, rather than the trophy he had just won. For Djokovic, the win […]

Using iPads to pacify children may harm their development, say scientists

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The Telegraph 1 February 2015 It might be tempting to hand over an iPad to a screaming child when all else has failed to calm them down. But child psychologists say it may be stunting youngsters’ emotional development, because they do not learn how to control their emotions. Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine […]