28 MAY - NSW Export Lab Event - Exporting to Japan. Japan is Australia's second largest export market, and will remain so for the foreseeable future. 16.00. Hamilton Room, Level 47 MLC Centre, 19 Martin Place, Sydney.
The debunked parenting study authored by University of Texas associate professor Mark Regnerus — which claimed that parents who've had a same-sex relationship are lesser-quality parents than those who are married heterosexual couples — was commissioned by a right-wing think tank with the intention of swaying upcoming decisions regarding marriage equality at the Supreme Court, reports The American Independent in conjunction with The Huffington Post.
“Being in an intimate relationship correlates to healing faster, getting sick less often and living longer,” says James Coan, Ph.D., professor of psychology at the University of Virginia. “Good relationships offset tension in daily life.” Anxiety spikes blood pressure, which hobbles the immune system. “But when you have sex, you release feel-good hormones, including oxytocin and endorphins,” http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/28146086/ns/health-mental_health/t/more-sex-less-stress/#.UPoA3CdEF8E
Censoring Sex Research :: This volume sheds light on one of the most explosive episodes of censure of academic scholarship in recent decades. Bruce Rind, a former psychology professor at Temple University, investigated sexual relations between male adults and adolescents through history and across cultures, from highly institutionalized relationships in Ancient Greece and Rome, to 33 contemporary cultures including the USA, and among various species. His conclusions that these rela...
This piece grew out of a request for counsel from Mountain States Mennonite Conference as they considered the request to ordain a pastor in a same-sex relationship. On Dec. 11, Theda Good was ordained at First Mennonite Church in Denver. John Paul Lederach is professor of international peacebuilding at the University of Notre Dame (South Bend, Indiana) …
Last Gasps: Texas Tries to Stop Court From Granting Same-Sex Divorce. With the U.S. Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage decision looming, Hofstra University law professor Joanna Grossman discusses a recent decision by the Supreme Court of Texas holding that state officials do not have the right to intervene in a same-sex divorce case in that state.
Sex Ed Works Better When It Addresses Power In Relationships - Knowing how to communicate and negotiate with sexual partners, and how to distinguish between healthy and abusive sexual relationships, is as important as knowing how to put on a condom, says Ralph DiClemente, a professor of public health at Emory University.