family planning,family size,fertility,overpopulation,overshoot,population growth,sustainable popluation
Posts Tagged ‘population growth’
economic development,overpopulation,population growth,sustainability,urban growth
It’s not often I get to applaud good media coverage of urban growth. The myth of prosperity from growth at the community level is still very firmly embedded in the hearts and minds of politicians, most of the general public and – yes, even journalists. Governing magazine and J.B. Wogan make the Wall of Fame today
contraception,population growth,population taboo,sustainable popluation
Two green thumbs up, kudos and thanks to Ed Begley, Jr. for daring to “risk” his reputation speaking up for a topic that has long been taboo. Ed puts the rest of the Hollywood celebrities and rock stars to shame by being the first and only to lend his face, name and wonderful sense of humor to one of the most important, but also most untouchable, causes on planet Earth.
climate change,contraception,family planning,family size,overpopulation,population growth,sustainability,sustainable popluation
Today we have a mixed bag. I have an example of outstanding media coverage of a growth issue, but – because of that excellent reporting, we also were treated to a phalanx of snotty responses. Rush Limbaugh tops the list of ugly and ignorant critics of this news, and we’ll get to him.
childfree,climate change,contraception,family planning,family size,fertility,overpopulation,population decline,population growth,population taboo,sustainability,sustainable popluation
Would you be surprised to find that having fewer children is the most effective way to reduce your greenhouse gas emissions? I’m excited to honor Seth Wynes and Kimberly Nicholas at the University of British Columbia for quantifying the most effective carbon reduction strategies.