Communism is formally dead in the Soviet Union, but the red content that men and women are essentially economical creatures is alive and good at the Kremlin. In May, Vladimir Putin, afraid at Russia's declining population, which is tumbling thanks to short living anticipation and a plummeting birth rate (1.17 children per woman, downcast from about 2 in 1990), offered a bonus of 250,000 rubles (about $9,200) to women who would have a second child. Meanwhile, at the other than end of Europe, european nation Prime Minister José philosopher is mistreatment the stick instead of the carrot to get babies.
I was standing on a dirt track in a Russian state village, holding my boyfriend Anton’s torn, gory T-shirt. All that could be detected in the shadow was my friends and I encouragement his name, and the thuds and grunts of Anton grapple with another guy. Only a few minutes ago, we’d been standing collectively drinking beer, when the other guy ready-made the dubious and drunken decision to put his arm around me.