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Population control policies to combat climate change prove deadly, demographer says



This article originally appeared on The Christian Post https://www.pop.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/WB-Showalter-Mosher-Pop-Control-111819.mp3 A group of over 11,000 scientists are calling for population control measures to avoid severe human suffering from global climate change, a notion a demographer says is heavily tied to money and not actual science. The alliance of scientists signed a paper declaring a climate emergency is at hand and that in order to limit the damage to the environment caused by greenhouse gas emissions, there …

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Not even Pope Francis can deny the Pachamama is a pagan idol



This article originally appeared on LifeSiteNews https://www.pop.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/WB-Mosher-Pachamama-111819.mp3 I wonder if, in the long history of the Catholic Church, any pope has ever before blessed an idol, as Pope Francis did in the Vatican gardens a few days ago.  That was after the assembled “congregants” had bowed and prayed before that same idol, mind you. I rather suspect not. In fact, I am pretty sure that Catholics — popes, bishops, and laity alike — have done precisely the …

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Why America’s Birth Rate is Still Tanking: The Cost of Raising a Child and Lost Millennial Wealth



It’s been ten years since the Great Recession ended. Yet, despite robust economic growth and low unemployment over the past two years, births in the United States have continued to plummet. Before the Great Recession, the fertility rate—the number of children women have on average during their lifetimes—had been on the rise. But once the recession hit and unemployment rose to 10%, many couples put off having children and birth rates declined. Demographers and economists …

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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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India Prime Minister Calls for Population Control, Says Small Families are an “Act of Patriotism”



The leader of the world’s largest democracy has called for population control policies to contain what he claims is a “reckless population explosion” in India. In a high-profile and widely publicized address to the nation on India’s Independence Day on August 15, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on the central and state governments to implement policies to control the country’s population growth rate. “Population explosion will cause many problems for our future generations. We …

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



https://www.pop.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/WB-WB-Mosher-Article-081919.mp3 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. It is a story that …

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China’s Abortion Abuses Exposed, Shunned Scholar Steven Mosher Vindicated



This article originally appeared in the American Thinker on August 5, 2019.  It is reprinted with permission and does not fall under PRI’s Creative Commons 3.0 license.   https://www.pop.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/WB-Mosher-Showalter.mp3 Funny how truth will out sometimes. Here’s news of a new documentary out that’s being promoted by the left-leaning Daily Beast: Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, and premiering in select theaters on August 9 courtesy of Amazon, directors Nanfu Wang and Jialing Zhang’s …

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Lawmakers Seek to Legalize Abortion Up to Birth in New South Wales



An attempt by pro-abortion lawmakers last week in New South Wales, Australia, to ram through a radical abortion bill has been delayed by strong pro-life and Catholic opposition led by the Archbishop of Sydney, Archbishop Anthony Fisher.

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