Comments for: Adopted grandchildren teach lesson about humankind’s greatest challenge

Posted Dec. 03, 2012, at 1:04 p.m.
Last modified Dec. 04, 2012, at 9:21 a.m.

President Jimmy Carter’s acceptance speech for the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo in 1999 answered the question: “What is the greatest challenge facing humankind in the 21st century?” By this time in his life he had been president of the United States, visited nearly 200 countries and had met most …

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    People who adopt needy children should be commended in my opinion.

  • I am not un-sympathetic to the plight of these people, though isn’t it a fair question to ask – why do they keep having children when they know they will be born into poverty and squalid conditions? Send money for food and water, but more for birth control and sex education. It sounds callous, but it would save more lives.

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