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Ted Turner Proposes One-child Policy, China Expert Responds with Facts



According to Steven W. Mosher, president of the Population Research Institute and internationally recognized China expert, this notion is absurd.

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Turner Calls for Global One-Child Policy



The Mouth of the South is at it again — praising China’s one-child policy, and calling for its adoption worldwide.

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Ground-breaking Bill Would Ban Tax-Funded Abortions — For Good



A CNN poll released on November 18, 2009, found that 61 percent of Americans oppose taxpayer funding of abortions while just 37 percent are supportive.  If more than six in ten Americans favor such a ban, shouldn’t we move to enact one?  Congressman Christopher Smith says yes. Vol. 12/No. 20 Representative Chris Smith (R-NJ) has just introduced legislation called the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act.” If passed, it would institute a permanent, government-wide statutory …

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Why Abortion Does Not Solve Child Rape



The abortion movement has created a new class of victims:  Pregnant pubescent girls who are being used to justify “therapeutic” abortion.   Vol. 12/No. 12 There is no tragedy that the abortion movement does not seek to turn to its own advantage. Consider the case of a young girl in Quintana Roo, Mexico, who was raped by her supposed stepfather and impregnated at the tender age of 10.  After the girl’s mother belatedly notified the …

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Old Media Misses the Mark As Youngsters March



Of course, ignoring the largest continuing protest in American history has become the status quo for most news sources, but this year many seemed to go out of their way to get things wrong. Vol. 12/No. 4 My wife has a sort of faux-award that she occasionally bestows, called the “Golden Eyeball Award.” It is presented to people who, for some reason or another, inexplicably miss seeing something that is sitting directly in front of …

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President’s Page: If It Weren’t For You Meddling Kids: Greens propose global one-child policy



Just when you thought that China-style population control, with its forced abortions and forced sterilizations, has been thoroughly discredited, along comes the Global Warming crowd to breathe new life into it. Groups from the U.K.’s Optimum Population Trust to the U.N. Population Fund are proposing rigorous population control programs to deal with the (imaginary) dangers of climate change. Diane Francis, of Canada’s National Post, would go even further: She wants a “planetary law” mandating a …

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Turner Praises One-Child Policy as Not “Draconian”: Admits He’s “Not Intimately Familiar” with Situation



In a May 7th interview on NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show, Ted Turner, the legendary founder of CNN, gave a thumbs-up to China’s one-child policy. “The Chinese,” said Turner, “I think wisely, instituted the one-child family policy, and they put in penalties, tax penalties and so forth, for people that have more than one child. But there are already still a billion and a half people in China, And if you’ve ever been over there, …

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May 18 — Ted Turner Says Chinese Oppression “Not Draconian”



18 May 2009 — Vol.12/No.16 In a May 7th interview on NPR’s “The Diane Rehm Show,” Ted Turner, the legendary founder of CNN, gave a thumbs-up to China’s one-child policy. “The Chinese,” said Turner, “I think wisely, instituted the one-child family policy, and they put in penalties, tax penalties and so forth, for people that have more than one child. But there are already still a billion and a half people in China. And if …

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