Here is a news story I saw the other night on one of New Zealand’s news channels. I leave it here for you to watch with only a couple of questions:

  • Why would you get IVF when you are 65 years old?
  • Why would any doctor agree to give IVF when the patient is 65 years old and already has 13 children?
  • Is she mad?
  • How do you look that remarkeably well when you are 65 and have 17 children???? 
  • Is this woman single-handedly trying to reverse Germany’s desperately low birth rate?

Marcus Roberts is a Senior Researcher at the Maxim Institute in Auckland, New Zealand, and was co-editor of the former MercatorNet blog, Demography is Destiny. Marcus has a background in the law, both...