The UK’s Sustainable Development Commission has just published a report -– Prosperity without Growth? — arguing that the pursuit of growth has had disastrous environmental consequences. Arguing that the current economic crisis is too valuable to be wasted, it calls on the upcoming G20 summit in London to adopt a 12-step plan to make the […]
The “fake news” about over-population has been proved wrong over and over again, but over and over again the fear comes back, like a vampire sucking optimism and hope out of modern society. In fact, the biggest danger we face is the coming demographic winter.