Since redefining marriage requires us to deny sexual differences, even school children have to conform to that principle, at least in Massachusetts. By ADAM J. MACLEOD and ANDREW BECKWITH
Expanding their market analysis to marriage and family, economists have made a significant contribution to the reduction of marriage and family to the merely mundane. By DANIEL HAMMOND
LORENZO ALBACETE comments on the cause of the legalization of same sex marriage in the US, underlining that the question goes beyond the legal benefits, satisfied by domestic partnerships
Caring for ageing parents can put a huge strain on families. However, according to ALEX INGRAM and DEBORAH STONE , there are some benefits to having a parent at home
MICHAEL HOPWOOD comments on the arguments that have been advanced about the bill proposing to change the legal definition of marriage in the UK to be soon discussed in the Parliament
MATTHEW GROVES considers the definition of marriage and the Government's handling of the issue, the consequences for the religious organisations and the position of the Church of England
RYAN ANDERSON summarises the points that define what marriage is and why it matters for the whole society. The future of the country needs that policy gets the nature of marriage right
RYAN ANDERSON underlines that long before there was a debate about same-sex marriage, there was a debate on marriage, to explain why marriage was good for men and women and their children
Promoting “genderless parenting” contradicts what the facts show us both about the harms of single parenthood and the benefits of having a mom and a dad, as JENET ERICKSON reports
CARLO BELLIENI discusses the phenomenon in the West of having children later and later in life, the causes, the dangers and who is actually pushing for this result.
A father is on trial for having kicked his son. LUIGI BALLERINI discusses the education of a child, the use of physical punishment and what it means to be a parent.
MONICA MONDO tells the stories of two different mothers, Chiara and Gloria, whose lives have something important to teach us about love, the family, and how to live.
Recent empirical research suggests that, in virtually every respect, polygamy – in fact polygyny - is socially detrimental—to society in general, to men, to women, and to children
Islam opposes same-sex marriage not as a matter of hate or bigotry but as a matter of principle. Same-sex households are inherently unable to procreate to sustain the future of humanity
On the Occasion of World Family Day, LUCA DONINELLI discusses the importance of the family, and parenting, in the development of the person and in his realization.