If you view fertility as a “human predicament” from which we desperately need to find “a way out,” you’re more likely to go looking for some politically feasible policy to limit the number of mouths. The Obama administration may have found just such a politically feasible policy in the mandate to coerce Americans to cover the costs of other people’s contraception. Time will tell.
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
One Child Policy, Forced Sterilization and HHS Mandate
How are all of those things related? Read Jonathan Witt on "HHS Mandate Fits Bigger Pattern" over at the Acton Institute Blog. All about Obama's appointment of Science and Technology Policy Director John Holdren, who happens to be rather in favor of forced sterilization. On Holdren, Jonathan Witt writes: