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What are children for?

The cult of self-fulfilment is in conflict with the urge to have children. They are our last link to communal values. Matthew and Laurie Taylor suggest we "fuck for the future."
Matthew Taylor  

For marriage

The 1960s generation doesn't like it, but marriage is still the best family structure. Public policy needs to catch up
Bob Rowthorn  

These islands

I wrote a book about my father, and discovered too late that there is always more to know

Too young to buy?

The most successful rock and pop bands are no longer discovered playing in dingy pubs, they are created by agents and producers. And their target market is often children as young as five
Jay Rayner