New 'Sex Czar' Charged With Making Sure Dying Nation Pumps Out Babies

Politics | Thomas Phippen
A couple gettin' busy because their country needs babies (Photo: Shutterstock/Markevich Maria)

Makin’ babies for the government

Japan's Not Having Sex ... And It's A Problem

World | Ryan Pickrell
A couple overlooks Shinjuku's nightlife district of Kabukichoi in Tokyo, August 27, 2015. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Sexual inactivity continues to threaten Japan’s population

More Than A Quarter Of Japan Is Over The Age Of 65

World | Alex Pfeiffer

It is projected in 2050 that 40 percent of Japan will be over the age of 65

Census shows minority births are now majority in U.S. - Slate

US | InternAdmin
Babies

‘This is an important tipping point’

UN Population Fund: Seven billionth baby is 'victory for mankind' - TheDC

World | Caroline May
Earth

UN Secretary-General: ‘Some say our planet is too crowded. I say we are 7 billion strong’

Efficiency is key: gas demand to plummet in next two decades - AP

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In respect to global population growth, Exxon claims that gas demands will not follow same trend due to increased efficiency

American Muslim population expected to double by 2030 - TheDC

US | Chris Moody

Attributed largely to immigration and higher fertility rates, the increase will bump the percentage of American Muslims to 1.7 percent of the population by 2030

U.S. population rate below replacement level, other nations lag behind - USA Today

US | Vince Coglianese

After the slowest decade of growth since the Great Depression, other developed countries still envy U.S. population rate

U.S. population growth slowest since Great Depression - CNN Money

US | Vince Coglianese

The population of the United States grew 9.7% to 308.7 million people over the past decade

Census data released: Texas up. New York, Ohio down. - TheDC

Politics | Alexis Levinson

Census data released Tuesday shows Texas will gain as many congressional seats as New York and Ohio stand to lose

Life expectancy drops in U.S. - WaPo

US | interns

Life expectancy in the US dropped from 77.9 to 77.8 years for those born in 2008

Government estimates U.S. population at 306M to 313M - AP

US | wrahn

The government is providing new estimates showing the U.S. population grew to somewhere between 306 million and 313 million over the last decade

The tragedy of modern environmental thought

Energy | Andrew Glidden

Environmentalists are always supporting collectivist solutions to environmental problems. They should be supporting free-market ones instead.

The perks of socialized medicine - The Telegraph

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Councils pay for prostitutes for the disabled

U.S. moves toward 'majority minority' - WSJ

US | interns

The Census reported today that nonwhite minorities could become the majority of the population as early as 2011

Immigration prevents environmental progress

Opinion | Roy Beck

Today is the 40th anniversary of the first Earth Day – and a grim reminder of how immigration has undercut virtually all environmental progress.

Live Aid buys live rounds - BBC

World | interns

Millions of dollars in Western aid for victims of the Ethiopian famine of 1984-85 was siphoned off by rebels to buy weapons