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UNMGCY jokes about Population Control and calls for One Child Policy

Eric Assoudrin of World Watch called for a more daring approach to promote One Child Policy in order to promote sustainable development. Cheered on by the moderator at a session, which took place at UN, he called for ‘political will’ to push one-child policy. In a side event organized by the UN Major Group for […]

Carmel Nisha Pius Franco | July 24, 2018
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Human Rights

World Population Day 2018 – Poor people do not have rights to a family

As I approached United Headquarters at NYC a woman approached me and handed over a brochure. She said “could you please sign a petition asking UN Secretary General to promote small family norm especially for the poor?” That was it. She picked the wrong person. While I was running late in my schedule for the […]

Carmel Nisha Pius Franco | July 13, 2018
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Abortion

“Overpopulation” is Killing America.

We are often told about the problem of overpopulation. It seems everywhere you look today, some news article is talking about the massive drain on resources that the worlds population currently is. We are killing our forests, depleting our natural resources, and the world simply is not big enough to support humanity any more.   […]

Jordan Mabe | June 26, 2018
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Abortion

Adoption: The Least Expensive Option

One of the many reasons women will chose to have an abortion is because they believe that they have no other option. However, there is always a choice. If, for whatever reason, the woman is unable to care for her child, the loving choice is to put the baby up for adoption. This allows another […]

Sarah Kepins | March 4, 2017
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Abortion

Revealing Injustice: Forced Abortion in China

At the Vita et Veritas Conference at Yale University, Reggie Littlejohn, an advocate for the unborn and their mothers in China shared her story. As a lawyer, Reggie Littlejohn provided legal representation for several women from China, who had been forcibly sterilized and forced to abort their babies. Knowing that she had to do something […]

Natasha Tax | October 13, 2016
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Abortion

Unborn Lives Matter

You probably have been hearing a lot lately about the Black Lives Matter movement and how Planned Parenthood has supported them. In light of recent events, they have released many statements on social networks showing their support for Black Lives Matter. Let me first make one thing clear. All Lives matter: black, white, and even […]

Sarah Kepins | September 28, 2016
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Human Rights

Bride Trafficking in Asia

In the late 1970s, the Chinese government fearing that their population may grow to “unsustainable” heights introduced a number of measures to reduce the country’s birth rate and slow the population growth rate. The most important of the new measures was a one-child policy. This policy, established in 1979, mandated that each couple was allowed […]

Joshua Nwachukwu | July 11, 2016
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Abortion

Baby Farm

Respecting the dignity of life is important. This means that you love your neighbors and enemies and treat everyone with the respect that you want to be treated with. This includes the unborn as well as young children. As a Catholic, it is essential part of everyday life. Recently in India, a baby farm was […]

Sarah Kepins | April 29, 2016
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Abortion

Abortion: A Woman’s Right to Choose or Population Control?

Pro-choice advocates and feminists will always defend the argument that abortion is about a woman’s right to choose and not about population control. However, this is not true. Abortion is used in many countries to limit the population. In China as well as India, there is a two children policy. Abortion is used as a […]

Sarah Kepins | April 28, 2016
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