Three articles on population for you. First, Ethiopia is to avoid unsustainably large cities. , asking if the way we think about population is racist. Meanwhile it’s 50 years since Paul and Anne Ehrlich published The Population Bomb, and Paul discusses .
Don’t aim for utopia, those can be dangerous. , says Michael Shermer.
I’ll believe it when I see it, but the signs look good for Britain’s long-awaited .
With one of my other hats on, I wrote a little essay this week on . Just in case anyone might be interested.
This week I’ve been reading the news from Germany, though there doesn’t appear to be a English speaking news service online and I don’t feel like I’ve learned anything much. This coming week I’m turning to the staple of Kenya’s news-stands, the .