People today are consumed with the need to buy the latest exotic foreign holiday, hi-tech gadget or designer clothing. We have replaced religion and spirituality with the gods of Gucci, Nike and Sony.

Should publicly supported education programs include the distribution of condoms?

Normally punishments fit the crime more than the criminal. Countries have big long lists of minimum and maximum sentances for particular crimes. Within this there is a little leaway dependent upon the state of mind of the criminal, repeat offences and what their motivation was.

Science has shown itself capable both of killing and curing – on balance, for which does it have more potential?

During the 1990’s many saw the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as an alliance without a purpose, it was deprived of its enemy with the fall of the USSR and the Warsaw pact. The organisation thought it might have found its purpose with out of area operations such as rebuilding Afghanistan. Howev

Plenty of kids these days are dating when they are in elementary school. Some call that young love and argue that the person they are with are right for them but some say that they are too young to be dating and they aren't physically or emotionally ready. Some families don't allow dating at all bec

Do boys and girls benefit more from being taught together or separately?

The US failed to recognize all diplomatic solutions when dealing with Panama in 1989 which then led to war.

An ongoing debate in the field of linguistics is whether language is controlled by thought, or thought by language. Edward Sapir and Benjamin Whorf proposed a hypothesis claiming that a person's native language will control their thoughts and that if a concept is not expressed in one's native langua