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Are Falling Birthrates Really a Problem?

Prognosticators are spreading gloom, but…

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Stories in the New York Times and the Guardian this week warned of the world population dropping off a steep cliff and painted a gloomy picture of a planet populated mostly with old people by 2100. My reaction to that is: bring it on!




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Patsy Fergusson

Patsy Fergusson

Tree hugger. Tour guide. Top Writer. Feminist. Newly-baptized Bay swimmer. Editor of Fourth Wave.

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