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Three little words deemed destructive for boys

Three little words deemed destructive for boys

By Janie B. Cheaney
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Culture | From all appearances, the Ban Bossy campaign is a fizzle. Even feminists roll their eyes and comment on its misdirection. I would have thought “bossiness”

Bursting out all over: God’s creative act

Bursting out all over: God’s creative act

By Marvin Olasky
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Q&A | Christianity Today editor Andy Crouch has a new book out, Playing God: Redeeming the Gift of Power (IVP Books, 2013) . WORLD’s current issue includes my interview…

Forgiving our mothers

Forgiving our mothers

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | It is my anecdotal observation that many women spend most of their lives in an ever-shifting evaluation of how good or bad their mothers were and how their…

Getting satisfaction

By Cal Thomas
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Culture | Every year we are subjected to lists. Forbes magazine lists the world’s wealthiest individuals. Time magazine lists the most “influential” people, though real…

Barbie’s $2 million Girl Scout patch

By Kiley Crossland
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Family | The Girl Scouts are losing brownie points over their partnership with Barbie. Last week two consumer groups, the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood and…

Midday Roundup: Who isn’t the CIA spying on?

By Leigh Jones & Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Illegal snooping? In a speech earlier today, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., accused the CIA of spying on the Senate and violating the Constitution.

Nursing gender differences

Nursing gender differences

By Lynde Langdon
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Health | From booties to blankets and everything in between, mothers tend to customize their babies’ surroundings by gender. Now science is showing that moms’

Dad’s biological clock is ticking too

Dad’s biological clock is ticking too

By Mark Russell
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Health | Older dads have an increased risk of having children with psychiatric problems, according to the largest study of its type reported last week in JAMA

Midday Roundup: Senate rejects cop-killer’s lawyer for DOJ post

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | No vote. The Senate has rejected a controversial Justice Department nominee who worked on behalf of well-known cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal. Seven Democrats…

How to handle a bully

How to handle a bully

By Bill Newton
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Family | “Pastor, my son was attacked on his way home from school by a bully. What should I do?” a mother asked a popular radio program host (I’ll call him…

Little girl lost

By Amy Henry
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Family | Earlier this week, as we watched our son’s last basketball game of the season, a strange, muffled alarm rang out and people grabbed their phones to find an…

Fathers’ faith key to passing it on

Fathers’ faith key to passing it on

By Kiley Crossland
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Religion | The rate of children who adopt their parent’s faith has remained stable in the past 40 years, despite increasingly anti-religious influences outside the…

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