China’s Communist Party announced Thursday that it would lift the decades-old one-child policy amid concerns about the country’s aging population and shrinking workforce.
Judith Shulevitz’s recent New Republic essay on how later parenthood is “upending American society” claims that delaying kids could lead us down a rabbit hole of genetic decline. But the evidence is inconclusive and somewhat anecdotal.
The anti-choice group claims that the Positive Alternatives Act is convincing more women to have their babies versus have abortions. So why is the birth rate declining, too?
If the United States is serious about paving the way for a modern state, we need to invest in women’s empowerment.
North Carolina House considers comprehensive sex ed; Tennessee abortion measure moves forward; record number of out-of-wedlock births; worried about the birth rate?