June 26th, 2010 11:44 EST
More Older Women Choosing Not To Have Children: Thank God!
"Nearly 20 percent of older women do not have children, compared to 10 percent in the 1970s, the Pew Research Center said.
`In recent decades, social pressure to play traditional roles has lessened in a broad variety of ways and there is more leeway for individual choice. This could play a part in lowering pressure for people to get married and bear children,` said D`Vera Cohn, a co-author of the report.
Education also seems to be a factor in a woman`s choice to be a mother. The more educated women are, the higher the childless rate is." Read More
The Bible declares that children are a blessing, that may have been true in the agrarian societies of Biblical days, but today children are a curse.
Women who live in technologically advanced countries don`t need to spit out a brood of children so they can toil in the fields.
"As of 25 June 2010, the human population of the world is estimated by the United States Census Bureau to be 6,829,400,000." Wikipedia
Enlightened older women who are choosing not to have children should be commended for doing their part to combat global warming and overpopulation.
Ladies who don`t have children are often accused of pursuing selfish goals in lieu of having children. The opposite is true, women who have more than two children are putting their selfish desires ahead of what`s best for Mother Earth. The best way to reduce carbon emissions and save our little blue planet is by not having children.
An educated woman is secure in her intellectual achievements, and she doesn`t feel a need to seek meaning and purpose in life by having a bunch of damn kids.
Parents with several kids are either uneducated, intellectually-challenged or religious nuts.
The media, the world of entertainment and the government must depict large families as counterproductive to the welfare of the United States.
I long for the day when we follow China`s example, and limit parents from having more than one or two children.
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