[extropy-chat] article: Who Controls Your Health Care? (Shape magazine)

Max More max at maxmore.com
Wed Oct 29 13:07:03 UTC 2003

At 09:39 AM 10/29/2003, you wrote:

>>In Lombardi's article, she describes the practices of Catholic and
>>other faith-based hospitals, presenting some alarming stories about
>>what these hospitals will and will not do for the health of women
>Isn't Italy a government supported health care country?  If so, this would 
>explain it.  But don't Italians get tax breaks for having children?  I 
>wonder if the population is dropping in Italy, as in many other countries.

Yes, Italy's population is in decline -- surprisingly so considering the 
method of birth control practiced (in theory) by Catholics. In Monty Python 
land that method is known as the "Every Sperm is Sacred Method".


Max More, Ph.D.
max at maxmore.com or more at extropy.org
Strategic Philosopher
Chairman, Extropy Institute. http://www.extropy.org <more at extropy.org>

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