Tag Archives: birthrate

Vox Distorts the Birthrate Statistics

Take a look at two charts of birthrates by age from the Institute for Family Studies (above) and the Vox article The historically low birthrate, explained in 3 charts (below):                   The Vox chart … Continue reading

Posted in philosophy | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

New York Times Lies About Marriage

Claire Cain Miller of The New York Times ask the question How Did Marriage Become a Mark of Privilege? Let’s see if she can determine the answer. Fewer Americans are marrying over all, and whether they do so is more … Continue reading

Posted in philosophy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Low Birthrate and the Demographic Winter

The Washington Post published a recent article entitled The U.S. fertility rate just hit a historic low. Why some demographers are freaking out. I’m going to comment on the parts of it that I find interesting, along with a few … Continue reading

Posted in philosophy | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment