62 million missing girls from coercive population control Editor’s note. The following is excerpted from an analysis provided by the office of Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ), co-chair of the House Pro-Life Caucus. WASHINGTON, DC—Rep. Chris Smith, Chair of the bipartisan Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC), described China’s overall human rights record, detailed in the 2016 …Continue reading "New report shows China’s human rights record ‘utterly disgraceful’"
By Reggie Littlejohn Editor’s note. Thursday was International Human Rights Day, but I just happened upon this post today. Its message — “that it is critical to end forced sterilization in order to stop sex-selective abortion in China”–is timeless. Reggie Littlejohn is the President of Women’s Rights Without Frontiers. She testified last week before the …Continue reading "International Human Rights Day – End Forced Sterilization and Gendercide in China"
Smith Urges Visa Ban Targeting Chinese Officials Complicit in Forced Abortions Failure to Implement Existing Law a ‘Gross Failure’ of the Obama Administration Editor’s note. The following comes from the office of pro-life Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ). WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Chris Smith and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), the Chair and Co-Chair of the bipartisan …Continue reading "On Human Rights Day…"
One Hearing Witness Currently Being Pressured to Abort Second Child; Smith Calls on President Obama to Issue Visa Bans for Chinese Officials Editor’s note. The following comes from the office of pro-life Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ). The hearing webcast can be watched here. WASHINGTON, DC – The Chinese Communist Party’s announcement of a “Two-Child Policy” …Continue reading "Little Has Changed in China; Police State Population Control Policies Enforced Despite ‘Two-Child Policy’"
By Shannon Roberts In the last couple of weeks you have probably read numerous alarmist articles discussing the United Nation’s new population predictions – headlines like “Climate change isn’t the problem. A population bomb is killing us”. “World population to hit 11bn in 2100 – with 70% chance of continuous rise” and “As World’s …Continue reading "New United Nations population predictions alarm the West"
By Marcus Roberts Shannon Roberts’s last post on the new population predictions scaring the world and generating many headlines is an excellent read. One of the scariest things I think about these predictions is how they might be used by policy makers and politicians to agitate for population control measures. Especially if those policy …Continue reading "Chinese advice on how to control population growth"
By Wesley J. Smith Editor’s note. The following is excerpted from a post that ran today at nationalreview.com. I thought it particularly appropriate in that day is the opening for the new movie “The Giver,” which we talk about elsewhere. Transhumanism is selfish, all about me-me, I-I. It’s goal is immortality for those currently …Continue reading "Transhumanism’s Eugenics Authoritarianism"
Editor’s note. Prior to the Roe v. Wade decision, there were a number of influential commission reports that pushed either to loosen protective abortion laws or essentially gut them altogether. One of those was the 1972 report issued in the 24-member Rockefeller Commission on Population Growth and the American Future. Headed by a veteran …Continue reading "Bigotry and Population Control: The Report of the Rockefeller Commission on Population Growth and the American Future"
By Wesley J. Smith Dan Savage, the world famous cultural leftist, says he believes there should be mandatory abortion to reduce human population. From the CNS story: Near the program’s end, a woman from the audience asked, “Which so-called dangerous idea do you each think would have the greatest potential to change the world for …Continue reading "Mandatory Abortion for Population Control?"
By Michael Cook Editor’s note. This first appeared at bioedge.org. The country of Myanmar was formerly known as Burma. Late last month government authorities in the largely Buddhist country reaffirmed a 2005 policy which punishes Rohingya women who bear more than two children with hefty fines and loss of legal rights for the children. After …Continue reading "Myanmar imposing population control on Muslim minority"
By Carol Tobias, National Right to Life President I came across a fascinating, but oh so sad, article in the Spring 2012 issue of “The New Atlantis.” It was fascinating because of the depth of information and history about population control and the use of forced abortion and sterilization in such programs. It was sad …Continue reading "What’s airing on Pro-Life Perspective Today? “The Population Control Holocaust,” Part 1"
By Dave Andrusko If China someday backs significantly away from—or even reverses—its draconian “One-Child Policy,” which is steeped in forced abortion, we will look back at the Twitter-fed social network revolution which publicized coerced abortion of women in the 7th month–and later–as a turning point. Even—and I use the word “even” …Continue reading "“Consistently heaped praise on China’s population control program”"