24 July 2006

Can TV remote-control our kids?

Some claim the media make children fat and violent; others argue the media can help to make children more socially responsible. Both sides should get a grip.

5 January 2006

Pretending that youth apathy doesn’t exist

The authorities’ attempts to reinvent and ‘remix’ citizenship ignore the real problem.

5 July 2005

Searching for citizenship

Why are kids' online antics seen as the key to reviving democracy?

23 September 2004

Lost in cyberspace?

A new survey suggests that kids are pretty savvy when it comes to dealing with the perils of the web.

20 March 2002

Why Ireland said No

The defeat of the latest abortion referendum shows that tradition and Catholicism no longer hold sway in modern Ireland - but that nothing new has taken their place.