The U.S. birthrate fell from 2007 to 2008 and is now below replacement rate. One population expert, noting that children are the "only future a country has," warns that a scarcity of children condemns a country to stagnation, bankruptcy and eventually death. ... Mosher said "anecdotal evidence" suggests Americans are "increasingly aborting babies who were unfortunate enough to be conceived during this economic recession."
Saturday, April 10, 2010
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Population expert sees dangers as U.S. birthrate falls below replacement :: Catholic News Agency (CNA)