If the world population hits 11 billion, what then for climate change?The editorial explains that carbon emissions are driven largely by overbreeding in Third World countries, and in immigrant populations in First World countries. Any serious carbon reduction will require population policies that some will regard as eugenics.
Overpopulation could thwart attempt to address climate change
Unsustainable human population growth is a potential disaster for efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions ...
In other words, population is not just a Third World issue. More than a third of the births in the United States are the result of unintended pregnancies, and this month the United Nations raised its prediction of population growth by the year 2050 because of unforeseen, rising birth rates in industrialized nations.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
LA Times calls for eugenics to thwart climate change
Steve Sailer comments on an LA Times editorial saying this: