United Nations

You want to maximize happiness? Try the virtues

Alejo Jose G. Sison | 17 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: happiness, United Nations
The United Nations celebrates International Day of Happiness on March 20.

New United Nations population predictions alarm the West

Shannon Roberts | 24 September 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Africa, consumption, population projections, United Nations

Why the silence on Christian elimination?

Sheila Liaugminas | 01 September 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Christian persecution, humanitarian crisis, Iraqi Christians, Middle East Christians, Pope Francis, United Nations

Feminists vs population controllers

Shannon Roberts | 08 July 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: consumption, feminism, population control, United Nations

A special year for the family - but who knew?

Ignacio Socias | 23 April 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: International Year of the Family 2014, United Nations
The UN wants 2014 to bring greater recognition of the family's role. Someone should tell the New York Times.

Equal but different: what the UN and feminism still don’t get

Caroline Farrow | 06 March 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: motherhood, United Nations, women's rights
Another International Women's Day, another pleasing soundbite about equality.

Vatican attacked again by UN committee

Sheila Liaugminas | 18 February 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Holy See, secular ideology, UN Commission on the Rights of the Child, UN Permanent Observer, United Nations, Vatican human rights concerns

The UN’s zero-compliance with zero tolerance of abuse

Michael Cook | 14 February 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Catholic Church, sexual abuse, UN peacekeeping force, United Nations
Why is the UN criticising the Catholic Church? It can't control its own soldiers.

Ambushed by a kangaroo court

Austen Ivereigh | 06 February 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Catholic Church, sex abuse, United Nations
A UN committee has roasted the Vatican over sex abuse. And abortion. And the Pill. And homosexuality. And whatever.

More governments are worried about fertility rates

Shannon Roberts | 14 January 2014 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: childlessness, fertility rates, United Nations

We need to plan now for the ageing

Shannon Roberts | 03 October 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: ageing population, United Nations
Is the world ready for massive demographic change?

In the year 2100…

Marcus Roberts | 30 September 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: forecasts, population growth, United Nations
What are the current population predictions for 87 years from now?

The UN’s climate change chief puts politics first

Donna Laframboise | 23 September 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: climate change, IPCC, Rajendra Pachauri, United Nations
Rajendra Pachauri, the chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, is a non-stop train wreck.

Run-up to Syria

Sheila Liaugminas | 05 September 2013 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Assad regime, Bush foreign policy, humanitarian crisis, Obama Middle East policy, Syria conflict, Syrian intervention, United Nations
What’s about to happen?

American generosity, second to none

Vincenzina Santoro | 19 August 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: philanthropy, United Nations, United States
September 5 marks the first International Day of Charity. Which country gives the most?

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