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Topics: birth rate

Are Chinese communists lying about number of babies born? They’ve got every reason to!



The most populous country on earth has been committing demographic suicide for years with its ‘one-child’ policy. PRI President Steven Mosher will appear live on the Ed Martin Movement radio show, January 30th at 7-8pm, PT. He will discuss how China’s brutal birth limitations are causing an economic and demographic crisis of the first order, and may ultimately bring down the regime. Listen to the full interview here! Airtime: Thursday, January 30 at 7-8pm, PT    …

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Why America’s Birth Rate is Still Tanking: Young Adults Postponing Marriage and the Changing Marriage Market



The birth rate in the United States is still falling and with no end in sight. Even despite robust economic growth and low unemployment over the past two years, the birth rate has not picked up. Why is this happening? In part I of this article series, we discussed the economic reasons why Americans are having fewer children. The rising costs of raising a child, the rising costs of a college education, financial uncertainty, and …

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Kenyans, Pro-Life Advocates Resist Promotion of Abortion & Sex Education at U.N. Nairobi Conference



Editor’s Note: PRI researcher Jonathan Abbamonte traveled with the PRI delegation to the pro-life and pro-family side event to the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 organized by KCPF, KCCB, NCCK, CUEA, and EAK. At the pro-life side event, he presented on the facts on population and development to help counter the narrative promoted by population alarmists. He also spoke on how abortion is being promoted at the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 and how pro-life advocates can …

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Why Bernie Sanders’ ‘overpopulation’ theory is total bunk



This article originally appeared on the New York Post Bernie Sanders is a real blast from the past. Not only does the aging pol peddle failed socialist ideas that are better at producing tyranny than prosperity, now he’s recycling the long discredited idea that we are breeding ourselves off the face of the planet. Even that other New York City newspaper long ago abandoned the cherished leftist belief in “overpopulation,” calling it one of the …

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Progressives Finally ‘Woke’ About China’s One-Child Policy—Now That It’s Over



A new documentary about China’s draconian one-child policy has just been released, and has been greeted with tremendous fanfare from the Left. In fact, it won the Grand Jury Prize at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. And thanks to Amazon, it premiered in select theaters on Aug. 9. Called “One-Child Nation,” the documentary details the 35 years of suffering that Chinese women and girls endured under the policy, which ended in 2015.

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Ending Daughter Elimination in the Developing World



For most parents, daughters are a blessing. But in many parts of south and east Asia, where there exists a strong, culturally-rooted preference for sons, daughters are often unwanted and often selectively aborted prior to birth simply on account of their sex.

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Holland’s Tax Code Punishes Families, Stay-at-home Moms



The Netherlands often prides itself on equality and tolerance, yet, written into the Dutch tax code are profound inequalities that place significantly heavier tax burdens on families with a stay-at-home parent.

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PRI Review (v29, n2) March/April



Parties Split on Infanticide 1 Abortion and Overpopulation 2 2019: A Year of Change 3 Defend the Faith With This 4 NY Law Worse Than Roe 6 Youth Need Humanae Vitae 8 Pro-Life Heroes of Argentina 9 PRI in the News 10 From the Countries 12

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