20 December 2016

Parenting is a source of joy, not angst

Two new books show there’s no right way to raise a child.

13 December 2016

Viewing children as future criminals

Debunking a new study predicting which kids will become a ‘burden’.

18 December 2015

The state is bad for your baby

We’re fast entering an era of state licensing of parenting.

3 November 2015

The real battle over breasts

Women should be free to live their lives, and feed their babies, as they see fit.

13 July 2015

Kids Company: a cuddly front for state intervention

Camila Batmanghelidjh’s financial management is not the real scandal.

15 October 2014

Why parents are beating themselves up

The anxiety around smacking has undermined parental authority.

17 July 2014

Growing up with paedophiles

Not so long ago, adults treated paedophiles with caution rather than dread.

24 March 2014

Baby Bonds: patronising parents

Parents don’t need policymakers’ help to love their children.