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Fewer Babies Born is Bad News for America

ksatifka Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 8:00 PM
As is unlimited growth, Ken. Unlimited growth is a mathematical impossibility. It will end one day, and that day will not be pretty. We Americans worship at the altar of GDP when it would be better to think about Quality of Life.
The old adage "be careful what you wish for" is an apt reminder in light of this week's news that the U.S. birthrate has dropped to its lowest level on record. For years, population hysterics have tried to convince Americans to aim not just for zero population growth in the U.S. but its complete reversal.

Many of the groups pushing this view have also been in the forefront of the anti-immigration movement -- NumbersUSA, Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) and Negative Population Growth (NPG). They don't like immigrants -- even legal ones -- because immigrants, especially Hispanic immigrants,...