The inevitability of the clash of civilizations

After his embrace of Israel, Wilson was aided by a group of Jewish congressmen, who were instrumental in moving him into the powerful House Appropriations Committee. From this seat of power, Wilson poured money into the nascent CIA aid program for the Afghan mujahedeen and began to demand bigger and bigger results from the covert operators. The "defensive" efforts to train and indoctrinate Jewish males to defend Zion blossomed later into the most radical right-wing Israeli militant groups: The "bogeyman" was complete.

The inevitability of the clash of civilizations

Fertility also declines in men, and I would estimate that as women age so do their partners, multiplying the chances of infertility further.

Since you talk about the poor paying for the rich it would be interesting to see, if data allowed.

The inevitability of the clash of civilizations

Great post by the way. The 2nd chart scared me a little, since my girlfriend and I want kids, but not till an unspecified but faraway time later. If it was ensured that all women tried by the same means, then still the y-axis is misleading.

DK I was always curious about differentials in newborn problems both developmental and genetic between mother and father ages. Plus the probability of gestation-related problems probably increases significantly with age. With the sperm however, there is the issue of germline mutations.

Particularly, I imagine, large scale aberrations during meiosis. There must be a huge amount of data with regard to child health as a function of parents age. Only question is, has anyone bothered to collect it?

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Anyone knows any specific refs? The increase in time to pregnancy starts going up drastically for men after that. Although some studies show contradicting results, we conclude that increasing paternal age is associated with reduced fertility, at least in couples where men are older than 40 years and women are at least 35 years.

Here are relevant charts: Parternal age and fertility, an overview of studies Mary You know, I wish that someone would write up the first chart with the source of your numbers and upload it to Wikipedia.In particular, T.S Eliot’s Christianity and Culture is a substantial contribution to our understanding of the nature of culture and religion.

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This is very interesting, but it doesn’t seem to control for the age of aspiring fathers. Fertility also declines in men, and I would estimate that as women age so do their partners, multiplying.

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The inevitability of the clash of civilizations

The Sources Of Vitality In The Postclassical West. Why did western Europe begin to demonstrate new vigor around A.D. -. Robert David Kaplan (born June 23, ) is an American author.

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I just finished reading My Fertility Crisis, which is excerpted from a longer piece you can get on Kindle for $ The author is a single woman in her early 40s who is going through IVF.

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