Russia Takes First Step at Addressing Abortions

Interesting piece from the New York Times chronicling some initial attempts from the Russian Federation to curb the number of abortions in Russia. For the first time in several decades officials are now moving towards the direction of talking about the dangers and emotional impacts of aborting children. You can read more here.   Numbers from 2009 put the abortion rate at 1.3 million and a birth rate of 1.7 million.

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