Holy Cats, Mr. Science! Do you mean to say that population is made out of people?

Op ed in the NYT saying what I've  been saying since forever:  Gosheroodie, have you noticed that the history of man is, overall, the history of increasing productivity?  And who figured out how to increase productivity?  Individual people -- you know, part of the population. Someone's gotta be having the babies.  We all need it.  Spend less time and effort sterilizing poor people, and spend more time and effort figuring out how to help everyone live well.There really is no such thing as a … [Read more...]