To commemorate World Population Day, advocates urge passage of controversial measure
Given the same access to land resources as men, women could increase farm production by 20 to 30 percent MANILA, Philippines – Trinidad Domingo has been the “man” of the house since she was 16 years old. She took on farming after her father died in 1968, even quitting school to plant rice in their [...]
The controversial ordinance on condoms takes a backseat. For how long?
The RH bill offers a comprehensive package of reproductive health measures including, but not limited, to artificial methods of contraception. It does not compel anyone into availing of these. Nobody is proposing to go door-to-door to poke diaphragms into women of reproductive age or perform vasectomies on Catholic priests.
MANILA, Philippines—Morality and medicine dominated the televised debate on the Reproductive Health bill, which aired on May 22 on GMANewstv. Six representatives each from the pro and anti-RH bill side argued over the moral and health issues surrounding House Bill 4244, or the Responsible Parenthood, Reproductive Health and Population Development Act of 2011,which, among others, [...]
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But Senate president is clearly against it. ‘I do not want to tinker with God’s design.’
Here’s the full text of House Bill 4244, more popularly known as the RH bill, as reported out by the House Committee on Population and Family Relations.
‘The end products of this bill are promiscuity, insensibility, amorality’
They pushed for family planning and even set up condom shops
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