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Life New Zealand The Decline

The end of the beginning or the beginning of the end?

The sexual revolution did no one any favours. Even those who got a fair amount of action are, in their later years, regretful, or are being sued. The rules around consent and disclosure are casuistic , pharisaic, and the penalties huge. The accepted rules of morality — families leading to children, and encouraging fidelity within […]

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Lectionary

3 August 19.

A fair number of people pay great attention to those who are successful, rich, who rule. The ancients knew better. The king inherited his position: it was by birth, or was chosen by lot. It was not his virtue. He was drafted for the role: it was his duty. And that status could be a […]