Iran's Family Program is Succeding From Popline, the Population Institute's news service - June, Two decades ago, after the Islamic Revolution, Iran's leaders encouraged Iranians to have as many children as possible to breed an Islamic generation. The result was population growth from 34 million in to 63 million today.
Steven Earl Salmony, Ph. June 7, at 1: A smaller population will always be an advantage for nature and environment. The same for countries like India and Bangladesh. January 22, at 8: January 23, at 3: Is the human race not more intelligent than rats?
January 22, at How does a species "breed itself out of existence"? January 23, at They breed like rabbits and the amazing thing is that all of their children are born with their hands out, waiting for some welfare program to pick them up.
January 23, at 1: You choose to paint a whole group of people with the wide stroke of your biggoted mind. I served my country and being hispanic does not make me any less of an american and there are thousands like me.
Besides biggotry, what have you brought to the table? January 23, at 6: January 23, at 9: Sure, there are some hispanics like that. Just like there some redneck white trash Americans like that. September 29, at January 23, at 8: We attract the best and brightest from around the world and we produce the best and brightest here.
Tell that to slaves that built the US.
Obviously some of our success is dumb luck. However, in citing the higher test scores in other countries, people rarely stop to ask whether these other countries sacrifice anything in the pursuit of high test scores. For example, in South Korea, it is not uncommon for high school students to go to school for 15 hours a day during the week, and also attend Saturday schools.
It is not surprising that such students would do better on standardized math tests. Your comment is irrelavent. January 23, at 5: Proving of course that you havent evolved much!
And that ignorance does, indeed, seem to be bliss! May God forgive you! January 23, at 2: January 23, at 4: Then again, "live and let live" is only half of what it means to value freedom. The other half, "let the chips fall where they may", is the sticking point for lefties and righties alike.
Hence the quasi-fascist indentured-servant mentality of which you speak. Unemployment increases for the young while the aged hold on to their jobs; this is how it is ALL over the world.
Give it a rest. Thank you lots for the sharing! If you allow me I would offer for you and the others one certainly handy and completely free social site dedicated to all guest blogers called Notcy.The poverty section of the Global Issues web site looks into causes of poverty around the world.
Why are poor nations poor? What are the roles of the IMF and World Bank with their Structural Adjustment policies? What are the effects of debt. The roles of major players such as the United Nations, United States, Britain are also introduced.
Tied in . Estimates of how many people have died in Iraq since foreign troops entered the country in , vary widely - from just over , to more than a million.
The problems are easy to understand. In Iraq, Kuwait, Oman and Saudi Arabia, population growth is viewed as a positive event because it will help eliminate the need for foreign workers.
Even in this . Sep 17, · Why is the refugee crisis all over the news? How is this related to Syria? Why should we care at all? Donate to the United Nations Refugee Agency.
There is a growing academic interest in international energy law, including continuing legal education seminars, treatises, law reviews, and graduate courses.
In the same line, there has been growing interest on energy-specific issues and their particular relation with international trade and connected organizations like the World Trade Organization.
Map created by reddit user Areat. The map above shows one of history’s most astounding global shifts; the drop in fertility rate between and The total fertility rate (TFR) is the average number of children born to each woman in a country.