Archive

2016
Yemen's population October
Too PC over population January
2015
Population is Middle East time bomb December
Population growth October
Size matters July
The scandal is over June
Rapid population growth will undo all the work we'll have done June
Population rise ignored May
The drama no Church leader talks about May
Population is the threat January
The Times - Comment in Electronic Edition January
2014
The Two Billion November
2013
A startling query November
Aid yes, but also limit population October
David Attenborough is right to worry about population growth October
Malthusianism August
An enormous, world changing, demographic drama June
Half of Catholics don’t share view April
Catholics and fertility rates March
1877 February
Population growth key to widespread hunger in the world February
2012
Andrew Mitchell October
Melinda Gates September
Catholics and contraception April
Why people still go hungry March
Political Correctness March
Letter published in the Catholic Herald February
Letter published in the Catholic Herald January
2011
Letter - A Prolonged Tragedy December
Letter - In the 21st century almost all of us are followers of Thomas Malthus November
Letter - We will live to see the results of the great population gamble August
Ineluctable demographics August
Two letters - The Catholic Herald & The Leicester Mercury July
Over-optimistic headline: The world won't be crowded after all April
Overseas aid must be linked with family planning provision March
Defending Thomas Malthus March
2010
Demography and Zambia December
Demographics of Poverty October
Two Letters April
Demography for Catholics January
2009
Family planning September
World is facing a population crisis May
Population: A taboo is broken April
The taboo, or semi-taboo, or consensus on discussing population March
2008
The Leicester Mercury - Africa August
The Times - Africa July
Population, Poverty, and Conflict January
2007
The Environment and Population December
Kenya - Letter from a demographer December
Ignoring one of the great events of history August
"Population must be discussed" April
Winter 2006-2007
Notes to a flurry of letters Notes
Catholic Herald 2 February
Catholic Herald 1 January
The Newman January
Letter to Leicester Mercury December
2006
The Consensus on Population June
Italy got it right: temporarily June
Pontifical Council for the Family and Demography April
A Benedictine Assessment in 1969 March
2005
Improving Health in Developing Countries November
Letter from a Professor of Demography October
Niger: Population and poverty August
The Tablet July
The Tablet June
Poverty and Population Density May
Land Resources May
The Times May
Rwanda - Prof. Guillebaud May
Economical with the Actualité May
Luanshya March
Bishop's Voting on Contraception March
2004
Universe - Iraq and Population November
Non-Statistical - Population and AIDS November
Philippines and South Korea October
Family Planning and the American Right October
Spotlight Letter about WDM Pamphlet August
Unrepayable Debt of Small Countries August
Africa and Middle East - Simplest August
Africa and Middle East - Simpler August
Africa and Middle East - Simple August
Over the Border - Zimbabwe August
Livingstone's Statue August
International Left and Zambian Debt August
Hilary Benn July
Keep it Short July
2003
Catholicism and Population November
Groups Who Think Population is Important November
The Cardinal and the Pope August
Peter Hebblethwaite June
The Times: Palestine and Population March
Famine in the Horn of Africa March
AJP Taylor on the Revolutions of 1848 February
The Communist Manifesto February
Islam on move February
2002
1 - 2 - 4 - 8 - 16 - 32 - October
Theologians September
Zambian Debt - The Financial Times view August
Zambian Debt - The Catholic view August
Malawi, Elspeth King & The Times June
Botswana - The Economist June
Zambia and Malaysia February
2001
AIDS Life Expectancy and Nineteenth Century Leicester November
Birth Control/Michael Frayn October
Trouble in the Middle East October
Encyclopedia Britannica - Population February
The Catholic Church: The Economist reviews February
2000
Fr Arthur McCormack October
BMJ Letter on Debt September
Catholic Practical Help for the Extremely Poor September
Pre-2000
The dependency culture does more harm than good 1997
Population: at the root of conflict 1996
Catholics and Communism. The 1970's and 1980's. 1995
Marxist theology will not help the poor 1995
Why the Pope is above politics 1991
Slogans that can mislead 1991
Pie in the sky when you die 1978
Articles
Karol Wojtyla, Pope John Paul II 2014
Justice and Peace 1999