Population Research Institute

The Cross, the Crescent, or the Swastika?

If the past month has been chaotic in America, it has seen some bloody scenes here in Europe. On the morning of October 29, a 21-year old Tunisian national entered the Basilica of Notre Dame in Nice, France began knifing the three people he found there. He virtually severed the head of an elderly lady, [...]

The Left Has It Wrong When It Comes to Sex Ed

For the past several decades, teen pregnancy in the United States has been on the decline. And since the early 1990s, the teen abortion rate has been in freefall. The reasons for this decline are multi-faceted, not the least of which includes the fact that more teens today are practicing abstinence than they were some [...]

Fighting poverty with people

The folks over at the Population Research Institute have done it again. Below is the fourth installment in their "Pop 101" series, this time answering the claim that too many people lead to poverty. It's a nice companion video to the one Joseph posted on Monday (be sure to check it out here if you [...]

Why do people go hungry?

Given that Mark Shea's column this morning is on feeding the hungry, this latest video from the Population Research Institute -- exploding the myth that overpopulation is behind world hunger -- is pretty timely. PRI's POP 101 series is great -- informative, well-produced, and starring the most adorable starving stick figures ever: Be sure to [...]