(The Aus. Daily Telegraph) Church wrong on population woes

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The Anglican church has taken a bold leap into the present, joining the widespread and heated debate over Australian population levels. According to one of the church's key advisory groups, Australia's population is growing at such an uncontrollable and unsustainable rate that the baby bonus should be scrapped.

Along with the baby bonus, the group wants all public incentives that encourage childbirth to be revoked.

We wonder if the Church will include marriage in its list of undesirable breeding incentives.

The Church is completely on the wrong foot here....

Read it all.

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Posted April 28, 2011 at 6:15 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]
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