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  • Pro-Abortion Population Controllers are Targeting Tanzania and Uganda

    12/29/2014 6:10:58 PM PST · by Morgana
    life news ^ | 12/29/14 | Stephen Phelan
    Only an hour ago we had been lamenting yet another incredibly bad road. Here in the Ugandan outback, it is as pointless to complain about the roads as it is to complain about politicians in America, but railing against the unchangeable can lighten the mood. But on the way out of a small village in the Bukedea region of Uganda, we didn’t feel the bumps. That was when our team’s defenses failed, and when the gravity of the assault on women—perpetrated by the champions of “women’s health” and “empowerment”—really hit home. It may have been just me, but my guess...
  • How A Baby Boom of Hispanic, Asian and Black Children Is Going To Reshape The Country And…..

    11/17/2014 5:33:10 PM PST · by Steelfish · 42 replies
    Daily Mirror (UK) ^ | November 17, 2014 | MICHAEL ZENNIE
    How A Baby Boom of Hispanic, Asian and Black Children Is Going To Reshape The Country And Make Whites A Minority By 2050 White birth rates are falling while immigrants and other minorities are having more children. The population surge comes from immigrants having children in the US - not directly from immigration. Minorities are also moving to the suburbs at faster rates, ensuring they are getting more diverse. The population of mixed race Americans will grow dramatically in the next 50 years - nearly tripling By MICHAEL ZENNIE 17 November A new baby boom of Hispanic, Asian and black...
  • Researchers: Family planning magazine once advocated pedophilia

    10/09/2013 10:02:48 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 1 replies
    United Press International ^ | Oct. 9, 2013 at 4:40 PM
    Pro Familia, Germany’s leading family planning group, published articles years ago that appeared to advocate for pedophilia, university researchers say. The findings by researchers at Gottingen University were published Wednesday by the newspaper Tagesspiegel, The Local.de reported. An institute at the university has been involved since May in finding past statements by politicians and others that seem to make light of sexual relations between children and adults. …
  • Melinda Gates Obfuscates on ‘Family Planning’

    07/12/2012 2:32:24 PM PDT · by CHRISTIAN DIARIST · 6 replies
    The Christian Diarist ^ | July 12, 2012 | JP
    “Where’s the Controversy in Saving Lives?” asks Melinda Gates, in a blog post defending her $560 million campaign to spread “family planning,” in all its forms, throughout the Third World. She invited visitors to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation website to “watch this video and let me know what you think.” So I watched her video and this is what I think: Mrs. Gates has deliberately ignored the link between “family planning” and sexual promiscuity and abortion. She says the aim of her campaign is “simply giving a woman the opportunity to decide when to become a mother.” She...
  • China’s War on Baby Girls (Forced abortions for mothers with “illegal” pregnancies)

    05/02/2012 6:42:07 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    National Review ^ | 05/02/2012 | Jing Zhang
    The blind Chinese human-rights activist Chen Guangcheng, who escaped from house arrest on April 22 and may be under the protection of the U.S. Embassy, was initially detained for exposing the massive abuse of Chinese women under China’s one-child policy. His documentation of forced sterilizations and abortions landed him in jail for four years, followed by a year and a half of house arrest. His daring escape has now triggered renewed attacks on organizations engaged in helping Chinese women keep and feed their infants. Since April 28, the Family Planning Commission of Susong County in China’s Anhui province has been...
  • Declining Birthrates, Expanded Bureaucracy: Is U.S. Going European?

    09/16/2011 12:51:10 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 26 replies
    Forbes ^ | 09/16/2011 | Joel Kotkin
    To President Barack Obama and many other Democrats, Europe continues to exercise something of a fatal attraction. The “European dream” embraced by these politicians — as well as by many pundits, academics and policy analysts — usually consists of an America governed by an expanded bureaucracy, connected by high-speed trains and following a tough green energy policy. One hopes that the current crisis gripping the E.U. will give even the most devoted Europhiles pause about the wisdom of such mimicry. Yet the deadliest European disease the U.S. must avoid is that of persistent demographic decline. The gravity of Europe’s demographic...
  • Africa Needs Population Growth, Not Birth Control

    05/27/2011 8:47:50 PM PDT · by TheDingoAteMyBaby · 22 replies · 1+ views
    Crisis Magazine ^ | 05/25/2011 | Chinwuba Iyizoba
    The United Nations recently published its two-yearly update of world population projections. These suggest that Nigeria could rise to 725 million people by 2100. Western media are shrilly calling for Nigeria to put a check on her population growth. No way, sorry. We Nigerians are rejoicing. Africans love children. First for financial security. In the past children helped in the farms and the more of them the better. Today, with little or no social security, children are needed to support their parents in old age. Their contributions constitute an informal pension scheme. And having more children means a better pension....
  • Montana lawmakers cut Planned Parenthood, family planning funding

    03/19/2011 7:17:52 PM PDT · by topher · 12 replies · 1+ views
    Montana lawmakers cut Planned Parenthood, family planning funding by Peter Smith Fri Mar 18 4:45 PM EST HELENA, Montana, March 18, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Lawmakers in the Montana House of Representatives have moved to cut family planning money entirely from the state budget, denying local Planned Parenthood clinics a sizable chunk of state and federal funds. The Missoulian reports that the GOP-run Montana House voted 53-47 last Friday to stop receiving $4.7 million per year in federal Title X family planning funds for the next two years. The cut would be added to another $1 million in state family-planning...
  • HLI Denounces Eugenicist Professor's Call to Sterilize the 'Unfit'

    09/04/2010 12:36:15 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 16 replies
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 9/3/10 | LifeSiteNews
    FRONT ROYAL, Virginia, September 2, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) -  Monsignor Ignacio Barreiro-Carambula, Interim President of Human Life International (HLI), yesterday denounced comments made recently by British Professor David Marsland in which Marsland called for certain "unfit" members of society to be forcibly sterilized. "Professor Marsland's comments only go to show that no evil is ever fully buried in the past," said Monsignor Barreiro. "Every time we think we've seen the last of the Sangerian calls to forcibly sterilize and otherwise do away with the disabled, we are aghast at their return." Monsignor Barreiro was referring to Margaret Sanger, founder of...
  • Reports Reveal $3M in Federal Funds Misappropriated by NJ Family Planning, Planned Parenthood

    08/17/2010 8:26:47 PM PDT · by topher · 11 replies · 1+ views
    LifeSiteNews.com -- Your Life, Family, and Culture Outpost ^ | August 17, 2010 | By Kathleen Gilbert
    Tuesday August 17, 2010 Reports Reveal $3M in Federal Funds Misappropriated by New Jersey Family Planning, Planned Parenthood By Kathleen GilbertTRENTON, New Jersey, August 17, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Audits by the United States Inspector General have uncovered that family planning clinics, including Planned Parenthood, have improperly taken Medicaid reimbursement for family planning services.The audits were released by New Jersey Right to Life as pro-abortion state lawmakers lobby not only to restore $7.5 million in state family planning funds, but to acquire a federal waiver that would permanently secure the 90% Medicaid reimbursement rate for family planning clinics. Pro-life Governor...
  • More mothers dying while Congress sits on RH bill (Filipino mothers)

    07/08/2009 5:26:45 PM PDT · by LadyDoc · 8 replies · 493+ views
    ABS-CBN News ^ | June 18,2009 | LILITA BALANE
    The average number of Filipino women who die yearly due to childbirth and pregnancy complications has doubled in the last four years, but this doesn’t seem to alarm lawmakers who continue to oppose the reproductive health bill, according to health and women’s groups. A study by the international reproductive health research group Guttmacher Institute presented Tuesday showed that 3,500 pregnancy-related deaths were recorded in the Philippines in 2008.... Dr. Junice Melgar, executive director of women’s health organization Likhaan, said pregnancy-related deaths could be prevented if pregnant women, especially those who are from the poorest families and living in the rural...
  • U.N. Population Agency Receives $50 Million In Taxpayer Money

    07/03/2009 6:25:49 AM PDT · by WhiteCastle · 1 replies · 239+ views
    CNSNews.Com ^ | July 3, 2009 | Christopher Neefus
    The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) received $50 million from the United States government this year, despite its involvement in China, where the government's population program, according to the U.S. State Department, includes a "coercive birth limitation policy" that in some cases results "in forced abortion or forced sterilization."
  • Obama Administration Calls for Universal Access to Abortion at U.N. Meeting

    07/03/2009 5:52:38 AM PDT · by WhiteCastle · 76 replies · 2,584+ views
    NewsMax,Com ^ | June 3, 2009 | Samantha Singson
    At United Nations headquarters this week, the Obama administration continued its push for ever increasing access to legal abortion around the world. The Obama team has introduced language that has thrown a high level negotiation into a roil. The US proposal calls for “universal access” to “sexual and reproductive health services including universal access to family planning.” The document under consideration will culminate in the 2009 Annual Ministerial Review, which convenes next week in Geneva.
  • Report Falsely Claims Family Planning Programs Reduce Abortions

    02/24/2009 9:17:20 AM PST · by julieee · 2 replies · 216+ views
    LifeNews.com ^ | February 24, 2009 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC -- A new report from a pro-abortion group claims that family planning programs reduce the number of abortions. However, direct evidence from places where birth control and the morning after pill have been aggressively promoted show abortions increasing even with wider use.
  • Vasectomy for Gun Licence Deal Sours

    02/18/2009 5:18:38 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 22 replies · 702+ views
    Hindustan Times ^ | February 18, 2009 | P. Naveen
    Vasectomy has always been an unpopular operation in the dacoit-infested Chambal district of Madhya Pradesh, but it enjoyed a brief surge in popularity last year. More than 250 men put their private parts under the surgeon’s knife through 2008; this, in a place where the male sterilisation figure had never reached double figures in the past 20 years. They had an incentive: the government, in the form of Shivpuri District Collector Manish Shrivastava, had promised them an arms licence each if they underwent the operation. They did so in family planning camps where forms for gun licences were made available....
  • NFP — It Ain’t Your Momma’s Rhythm

    01/26/2009 6:02:04 PM PST · by Salvation · 15 replies · 514+ views
    CatholicExchange.com ^ | August 18th, 2008 | Mary Ellen Barrett
    NFP — It Ain’t Your Momma’s Rhythm August 18th, 2008 by Mary Ellen Barrett “Are they all yours?”I get asked that question at least twice a week these days.  It doesn’t bother me very much since I realize that having seven children makes me a bit unique by societal norms. I can’t imagine why anyone would think I would willingly take other people’s children with me to Costco or the dentist (I wouldn’t) but it’s one of those questions that pop out of people’s mouths when they see me and my tribe out and about trying to accomplish those everyday...
  • Forced abortions - America's secret epidemic (Homicide Leading Killer of Pregnant Women)

    01/11/2009 7:35:04 AM PST · by GonzoII · 31 replies · 1,403+ views
    One News Now ^ | 1/11/2009 | Charlie Butts
    The Elliot Institute has released a report that exposes America's forced abortion epidemic. Elliot Institute spokesperson Amy Solby tells OneNewsNow that one study found 64 percent of women who had abortions reported they felt pressured to abort by others. "Something like 80 percent of them said that they didn't get the counseling they needed to make a good decision, that often they were not given counseling at all, or that the counseling they had was inadequate," she explains.
  • To make a baby you need to eat 18 broccolis

    09/24/2008 10:48:34 AM PDT · by HaplessToad · 14 replies · 687+ views
    The Times ^ | September 23, 2008
    That's one six-year-old's take on the facts of life. ... Frederica, 6: They come from Mummy's tummy. They start like an egg. I'm not sure how the egg gets there to begin with. I think it comes from food. You eat lots of food, very healthy food, and that makes the egg. But you do have to eat very healthy food, even like 18 broccolis a week...
  • From Meddling to Preaching: Three Ways to Expose the Partly Natural Family (OPEN)

    07/07/2008 7:50:20 PM PDT · by markomalley · 6 replies · 44+ views
    When a pastor says something in a sermon that you do not like, goes the old joke, he has “gone from preaching to meddling.” He has stopped telling pleasant and comforting stories (or enjoyably convicting stories about the sins you don’t commit) and started interfering with your life. Many traditional Christians and cultural conservatives love what the family scholar Allan Carlson has called “the Natural Family” as a theory, because Americans love anything “natural.” It seems more direct, more genuine, more authentic, untainted by commerce and calculation. And it has its political uses: They love to appeal to Nature to...
  • Washington Post Faults Catholic Church Teaching for Filipino Poverty

    04/21/2008 11:49:39 AM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 113 replies · 131+ views
    NewsBusters.org ^ | 4/21/2008 | Matthew Balan
    The day after Pope Benedict XVI departed the U.S..., Blaine Harden of the Washington Post lamented the Catholic Church’s influence in the Philippines, specifically, the government of Philippines "acceding to Catholic doctrine" by "supporting only what it calls ‘natural’ family planning," rejecting "modern contraception" as part of family planning." Throughout his article, titled "Birthrates Help Keep Filipinos in Poverty," Harden painted a bleak picture of "the fastest-growing segment of the Philippine population," which is "very poor people with large families," and sought to blame their poverty and backwardness on their following Catholic teaching, brushing aside corruption and other factors that...