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Depopulating The Third World: UN Sterilization Campaigns In Developing Countries Accelerating

Jurriaan Maessen explosivereports.com “The real trick is, in terms of trying to level off at someplace lower than that 9 billion, is to get the birthrates in the developing countries to drop as fast as we can. And that will … Continue reading

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A Point of View: Do human rights really exist?

BBC News Do “human rights” really exist, when they can be so easily taken away, asks Will Self. I always feel slightly queasy when people begin talking about the humane treatment of animals. Of course, I know what they mean … Continue reading

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How to Prevent Violent Criminal Behavior in the Next Generation

Stefan Molyneux Freedomain Radio By Jordan Riak http://nospank.net/vcb.htm, read by Stefan Molyneux, host of Freedomain Radio. “The person whose closest caretakers used methods of infant care and child rearing that were gentle, patient and loving is not in prison. The … Continue reading

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Children’s rights in adults’ world: An interdisciplinary approach

Fernando del Maestro Enfoque Derecho It is curious to analyze how legal systems regulate the rights of children.  They recognize the right to integrity, to dignity, to liberty of consciousness, to education, to free development of personality, to identity, among … Continue reading

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Quebec could legalise euthanasia

Michael Cook BioEdge A parliamentary committee in Quebec has recommended the legalisation of euthanasia with strict safeguards. Its report, “Mourir dans la dignité” (Dying With Dignity), contends that dying is a part of life and since medical assistance is used … Continue reading

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What was B.F. Skinner really like? A new study parses his traits

Lucy Hyde EurekAlert March 20th marks the birthday of famed behavioral psychologist B.F. Skinner, who would have turned 108 today. Besides Sigmund Freud, B.F. Skinner was the most famous and perhaps the most influential psychologist of the 20th century. But … Continue reading

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Student fights suspension over letter praising women’s ‘inner beauty’

Stephanie Findlay The Star All he wanted was to share the love, but instead he got suspended. A Catholic high school student is appealing a suspension he received after distributing a Valentine’s Day letter to classmates that praised women’s inner … Continue reading

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Elderly ‘ignored’ in UK care system

Press TV Campaigners have urged NHS practitioners to treat elderly patients with respect as it was revealed that they are treated like ‘objects’ in the current British healthcare system. In a letter published in the Daily Telegraph, a group of … Continue reading

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War Is the Health of the State

Randolf Bourne Struggle 1918 First part of an essay entitled “The State,” which was left unfinished at Bourne’s untimely death in 1918 To most Americans of the classes which consider themselves significant the war [World War I] brought a sense … Continue reading

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French presidential candidate backs euthanasia

Source: BioEdge The left-wing candidate in the French presidential election has strongly endorsed the legalisation of euthanasia if he is elected. François Hollande, a Socialist, who will face the incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy, recently revivedFrance’s simmering  euthanasia debate. “I propose that … Continue reading

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