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Move Upstream: A Call to Solve Overpopulation
Our world is overpopulated. This fact lies outside of the typical activist's perspective and doesn't fit into society's dominant anthropocentric worldview. When it comes to our use of natural resources, we are taught to consider issues related to consumption such as energy efficiency and recycling. However, the number of people - and how fast that number is growing - is a ...more
Paperback, 116 pages
Published November 3rd 2015 by Freethought House
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Human overpopulation is an unpopular topic, and Mark Twain said, no doubt tongue-in-cheek, "It is better to be popular than right." Well, those of us who refuse to perpetuate the notion that human overpopulation can continue to be a taboo topic are opting to be right. We shall push for this by not being silent about it, as Karen Shragg has done in her book. She addressed the underlying cause of ecosystems collapse and resource scarcity: human overpopulation. I do the same thing in my dystopian s ...more