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In a democratic state, the general value system and the public good are more important than the particular value system

… In a Democratic State, the general value system and the public good are more important than the particular value system of one group or another. Therefore, there is no justification for the State to provide incentives for the multiplicity of children, even when the families in question are motivated by religious values, and even …

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It is difficult for the state to care for large families and to keep them above the poverty line

… The country's leaders should tell people who bring a lot of children into the world: 'It's irresponsible, you're doing bad to your children and your families. You behave irresponsibly towards your environment. ' I suggest that everyone with a stage and a microphone will tell those segments of the population: 'You are not right.' …

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If only the courage to put the full extent of the problem on the agenda could be found

"… A woman who brings eight children to a sinful world for her own children and the whole society. I believe that, as a rule, people avoid harming those around them, while only the courage to our leaders, intellectuals, and public opinion leaders is to raise the problem to the fullest extent on the public …

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Israel is aging too fast

“The dependency ratio is on the increase,” said Eliyahu Ben Moshe. He is talking about the ratio between the number of people of working age and the number of people who are not. “Today, every four Israelis of working age support one elderly individual. Within two and a half decades, the burden will increase and there will …

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Children are trouble

"…The Israeli desire to realize the parental impulse without taking into consideration economic considerations leads to a population explosion, which means less water per resident, more cars, and more traffic jams. This is also one of the reasons for the housing crisis. A typical couple who lives in an apartment he owns brings three times as …

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The birth of ultra-Orthodox is the reason why the middle class does not finish the month

… The high birthrate of the Haredi public is one of the reasons why the middle class has not finished the month. Where are our tax payments going? Some of them are for security, some for infrastructures that we all use in a fairly equal way, but most of them go to support the young …

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They live here densely

"… we must understand that the greatest enemy to the environment is the plurality of the population, which is stealing ever increasing resources from a fixed or declining reservoir of resources … The state must stop encouraging childbirth in all respects …" Ehud Goodes, 2013