Needed: More families with many children
Juho Sankamo, Seurakuntalainen
Many media in Finland have warned about the historically low birth rate in the country. Fewer children are born in Finland today than during the famine years of the 19th century. Elsewhere in the Western world, China and Russia, the same situation grows. There are fewer and fewer children and young people, while the share of elderly people grows within the population.
Portuguese professor warns for “demographic self-destruction"
A Portuguese professor says that in the last decade, a “demographic tragedy” occurred in Portugal. He warns of the danger of “demographic self-destruction”.
No babies for the climate
The fact that people are consistently and fiercely committed to preserving nature is respectable. But environmental protection can also take radical forms. Some activists do not even shy away from human self-sacrifice to save the world.
Hungarian women have to listen to baby's heartbeat before abortion
Hungarian women who request an abortion will have to listen to the heartbeat of their unborn foetus before they can start the procedure of ending their pregnancy. That has become mandatory by a new decree of the government of Prime Minister Viktor Orbán.