The NY Times had an Opinion Page today on whether overpopulation is a threat, with mixed opinions being expressed
I don’t understand how there can even be a debate on this?
Population growth is not slowing as rapidly as the experts expected. The UN keeps revising its population projections upward.
The billions in Asia, Latin America and Africa will not be denied their chance to experience the consumerist life style long enjoyed by developed countries.
The net result will be the complete destruction of the natural world. Will humans survive? Probably- but living on yeast protein and cowering from the mega-storms unleashed by global warming.