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Children Should Do Chores

From First Thoughts

That children should do chores might seem so obvious as to be unworthy of mention. I considered the question in a recent Boston Globe   article . No suspense: I do think children should do chores. But revisiting an important book about the Reformation, of all things, strengthened that . . . . Continue Reading »

In Moral Labor

From the March 2006 Print Edition

Near the end of Reproduction and Responsibility, the 2004 report of the President’s Council on Bioethics, comes a call to safeguard women and pregnancy. “In an effort to express our society’s profound regard for human pregnancy and pregnant women,” the council urges Congress to prohibit . . . . Continue Reading »