A dominant narrative in climate change debates asserts that addressing population growth is not relevant for climate mitigation.
Human population grows, Earth doesn’t. A certain environmental impact is needed to satisfy basic human needs.
Although the Palestinian Territories have higher fertility, the Israeli fertility is also high, especially for a relatively rich country.
The chief cause of the Sixth Mass Extinction is exponential human population growth that has far exceeded Earth’s human carrying capacity.
Consumption and population size work together in having an impact on the Earth's resources and the sustainability of our societies.
Overpopulation is commonly associated with global ecological overshoot, but it can occur at any level from the local to the global.
Globally, 50 countries have liberalized their abortion laws since 1994, and 4 have decreased access to safe abortion services – including the USA.
The ethical thing to do is to provide all those who need birth control with modern contraception, including legal abortion.
It is a fundamental human right that humans can freely regulate the number of their children and the spacing between them.
Growth of our US population squeezes wildlife into unsustainable corners of our ever more human-serving landscape.