Population Matters – Countdown: Our Last Best Hope for a Future on Earth?

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Book of the Week:

Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth?

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Source: Library Foundation of Los Angeles

By Alan Weisman makes a number of important insights on the overpopulation crisis: one success story is Iran, which, with the help of the Ayatollah, has successfully created population management programs. Basically, they provided information, reproductive management materials, and female education.
You can get the book here, and listen to an hour interview on the book with him here.

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About melharte

Mel (Mary Ellen) Harte is a biologist (PhD) and climate change educator. She co-authored the free online book, COOL THE EARTH, SAVE THE ECONOMY, available at www.CoolTheEarth.US, and writes the CLIMATE CHANGE THIS WEEK column at the HuffingtonPost. Living summers in the alpine Rockies, she is on the frontlines of watching what climate change can do. Her diagnostic digital photographs of wildflowers have appeared in numerous publications.
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