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Yes, (Over)Population IS a Problem!

Posted November 15th, 2018

Alan Ware, Dave Gardner

In July, Resilience.org published an opinion piece by Chris Smaje titled Population: What’s the Problem?  As sustainable population advocates, […]

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Can Digital Technologies Build a Viable Future for Enacting Sustainable Development Goals?

Posted November 13th, 2018

Ugur Parlar

Digital transformations are changing and challenging virtually every aspect of our lives. Of course, this is hardly […]

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Systems Thinking and How It Can Help Build a Sustainable World: A Beginning Conversation

Posted November 8th, 2018

Megan Seibert

This article was originally published in the July 2018 Edition of The Solutions Journal “For some, the development […]

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Available Data and Reason Tell Us

Posted November 6th, 2018

Peter Seidel

Statistics from the United States government and the United Nations show us that we are bringing about […]

Big Speak

HELP WANTED: A PLEA TO ECONOMISTS

Posted November 1st, 2018

Ehrlich, Anne H., Ehrlich, Paul R.

Many civilizations have disappeared in the past, but today for the first time a global civilization is […]

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Freud’s Model and Madison’s Invention

Posted October 30th, 2018

Salmony, Steve Earl

For psychologists the terms superego, ego and id are commonplace and refer to institutions of the mind […]

The author and the one child she chose to have, 30 years ago. Concern about overpopulation was a factor in her choice.

How Many Children Do U.S. Women REALLY Want?

Posted October 25th, 2018

Harte, Mary Ellen

“How many children do you want?” is a question that simply has not been asked of women […]

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THE WAY FORWARD

Posted October 23rd, 2018

Holland, Geoffrey

I am in awe of this reality we live in. It is amazing to think about the […]

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We Have Been Warned – Will We Respond in Time?

Posted October 18th, 2018

Stuart Scott

We are now being warned on nearly a daily basis by an assortment of voices from institutions, […]

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Love Polar Bears? Then Have Fewer Children

Posted October 16th, 2018

Sibylle Frey

We are now experiencing unsustainability at all levels, ranging from deforestation, habitat destruction, species extinction, atmospheric and […]