Turkish Prime Minister Angry that Promoters of Abortion Crippling Economic Success

Shannon Roberts | 06 June 2012

Turkey’s Prime Minister has expressed his anti-abortion stance in surprisingly strong words for a politician, albeit an Islamic one, linking the procedure to murder and saying the resulting curb in population growth is ‘crippling’ for Turkey’s economy.

about this blog | Bookmark and Share

Search this blog

 Subscribe to Demography is Destiny
rss RSS feed of posts

 Recent Posts
Are we ready for the “grey tsunami”?
22 Apr 2014
Iran leads Muslim countries in fertility decline
20 Apr 2014
Russia: Growing and More Assertive
14 Apr 2014
Japan’s Shrinking Role in the World
8 Apr 2014
Why you shouldn’t take alarmist population predictions seriously
6 Apr 2014

 MercatorNet blogs
Style and culture: Tiger Print
Family social policy: Family Edge
US political scene: Sheila Liaugminas
News about bioethics: BioEdge
From the editors: Conniptions

Apr 2014 | Mar 2014 | Feb 2014 | Jan 2014 | more >>

 From MercatorNet's home page

Could we choose to dialogue?
17 Apr 2014
"Anti-choice", "pro-abortion" -- let's stop the name calling and talk about principles.

Disparate bedfellows: same-sex marriage and human rights
17 Apr 2014
The claim that same-sex marriage is a basic human right finds no support in international human rights declarations.

Philippines population control law gets judicial green light
16 Apr 2014
A so-called reproductive health law is “not unconstitutional” says the Supreme Court. But the new contraceptive era could easily become…

Do you want CNN or ESPN with that burger?
15 Apr 2014
Why can't I talk with you in a restaurant? Why do I have to talk to the TV?

3 reasons not to trust the new climate report
15 Apr 2014
The latest report on climate change needs to be taken with a pinch of salt.

urbanisation, workforce shortage, Migration, BRICs, Korea, videos, famine, FIAMC, gender imbalance, genocide, status of women, Japan, Overpopulation, suffering, Brad Wilcox, nursing homes, society, Uganda, Population Research Institute, wealth, internet, Catholic Church, sex selection, humanism, Population reduction, carbon emissions, bankruptcy, Urbanisation, Egypt, population ageing, Christianity, Diabetes, pro-natalism, Older Mothers, sustainable development, global hunger, family planning, ageing, Immigration, Middle East, fertility, family, World Bank, population control, philanthropy, election, spending, Islam, Retirement, saving, Population Growth, Orthodox Church, retirement age, populaiton growth, National Identity, immigration reform, labour market, economy, pi, forced sterilisation, deaths, Recession, contraceptives, relationships, over-population, minorities, Brendan O'Neill, American politics, West Virginia, Obama administration , anti-humanism, Dementia, disasters, gendercide, productivity, United States, UCL, human rights, propaganda, unemployment, South Africa, baby names, Gompertz law, child restriction policy, Brain Drain, UNFPA, Minority Groups, New Zealand, Rugby, life expectancy, Greece, Disney, grandchildren, development, pollution, environmentalism, old age, consumers, sharing, Dan Brown, Crimea,
Follow MercatorNet
Sections and Blogs
Family Edge
Sheila Reports
Reading Matters
Demography Is Destiny
Conniptions (the editorial)
our ideals
our People
Mercator who?
partner sites
audited accounts
New Media Foundation
Suite 212
75 Archer Street
Chatswood NSW 2067
+61 2 9007 1187

© New Media Foundation 2014 | powered by Encyclomedia | designed by Elleston