Signs of the Times
December 2017 Issue | Vol 132 No 12
Articles in This Issue:
Grief at ChristmasVictor Parachin provides a roadmap for navigating the festive season after the loss of a loved one.
The faces of modern slaveryTrafficking, forced labour and never-ending debt are the harsh realities of 21st century slavery. But, says Vanesa Pizzuto, there are things we can do to end it.
Sheila O’Connor provides some sage advice to anyone trying to control their diet and lose some kilos.
In the final article in his series on last-day signs, Clifford Goldstein homes in on THE final sign.
Bjorn Karlman reflects on Jesus’ descent from heaven to earth to live and die among us, from the point of view of the father of a two-year-old.
Julie Guirgis offers some practical tips on beating bad habits and replacing them with good ones.
The festive season is a time for giving. Yet many of the edible gifts we give may be recipes for disease further along. Why not present a loved one with something tasty and that benefits their health?