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Bad Parents, Poor Kids

Frank568 Wrote: Jan 26, 2013 11:01 AM
No but if it benefits them to have more children to receive more aid we face a losing battle. Not only that but it guarantees more of the same producing more of the same. This fits in with the gain of votes to counteract older people becoming more conservative.

Am I the only one who thinks it is immoral to bring children into the world if you don't have the means to support them? I must be one of the few. I rarely see anyone else make the point. Before anyone objects, let me concede up front that a lot of things in life are unpredictable. Women become pregnant despite their best efforts to avoid it. Women can lose their husbands from accidents, war and even homicide. Few of us have a tenured job. Few of us are safe from the economic reversal that would attend the loss of a...