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Family and kids require a decent financial basis, especially in the Eastern (sexist/patriarchal) Yin-Yang family culture. Miserable working prospects alone could explain the demographic slump itself.
by das monde on Thu Dec 13th, 2018 at 11:05:20 AM EST
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This is certainly why the Italians have been reproducing less than any other 'advanced' democracy for decades now.
They love kids too much to subject their future to the crazed whims of their lunatic governments.

'The history of public debt is full of irony. It rarely follows our ideas of order and justice.' Thomas Piketty
by melo (melometa4(at)gmail.com) on Sat Dec 15th, 2018 at 03:51:21 AM EST
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