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By Michael Widlanski
Leveling the battlefield to aid terrorists enables evil to fight on
Topic - Paul Ehrlich
There's always something new to lapse into hysteria about.
Here's the big picture: A lot of people find they don't need other people, in flat contradiction of Barbra Streisand's famously cheerful apothegm. A lot of people, according to Robert Zubrin, so heartily dislike or despise people viewed as competing with them for use of the world's resources that they consign them to degradation and worse.
"The battle to feed all of humanity is over. In the 1970s, hundreds of millions of people will starve to death in spite of any crash programs embarked upon now. At this late date nothing can prevent a substantial increase in the world death rate."
"The battle to feed all of humanity is over," Professor Ehrlich wrote as the first paragraph of "The Population Bomb" in 1968. "In the 1970s, hundreds of millions of people will starve to death in spite of any crash programs embarked upon now. At this late date, nothing can prevent a substantial increase in the world death rate."
Dr. Paul Ehrlich, who argued that starvation would inevitably increase as population did.