The world mourns the loss of John Billings MD. John and Evelyn Billings are a team of those prestigious researchers who, while overlooked for a Nobel, leave a rich legacy. Their precise, rigorous method of Family Planning, the Billings Method, might be seen as too simple, too basic, and too “do-it-yourself” for our technological society. Ultimately the Billings method is one of the great medical discoveries of the twentieth century.
The film Bella won top honors at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, and its director, Alejandro Monteverde, was recognized as a model citizen.
Recently open public discussion about in vitro fertilization and other artificial means of reproduction provided an opportunity for citizens to reflect deeply on the values of our democracy.
Celebrating the second World Day Against the Death Penalty on November 30, major monuments and cathedrals in over 150 cities around the world were flooded with light.