Recent Reporting on US Population Dynamics - From Bad to Worse

Mainstream Media (MSM) reporting on population issues has always been marginal at best. Recently the bar has been lowered again by scare tactics reporting implying that that United States population is in danger of disappearing if we don't over-reproduce.

Beyond 7 billion

La Times
Sunday, July 22, 2012
National News

Man Swarm - Our Relationship to the Planet

Book review:

Man Swarm and the Killing of Wildlife
    By Dave Foreman
    Raven’s Eye Press, Durango, CO
    2011, 300 pp., $20

As William Catton succinctly observed, “There are limits. We can overshoot them. This is a basic biological fact.”

Exponential population growth possibly a problem

The Coloradoan
Saturday, June 23, 2012
Colorado News

New Data On ‘Population Emissions’

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Immigration Impact

While many climate change studies focus on the physical and ecological processes that drive greenhouse gas emissions, a new study published this week focuses on the societal forces that could cause global warming.

US population hits 300 million, but is it sustainable?

The Independent
Wednesday, October 11, 2006
Immigration Impact

The population of the United States will pass 300 million today, or tomorrow. No one knows exactly where, no one know precisely when. It is a milestone for sure but is this a cause for celebration or anxiety?

Population and Immigration Data, Projections and Graphs - United States

The following graph shows that even though the U.S. had started to achieve a stable population in 1970, mass immigration is driving our population ever upwards.

Population and Immigration Data, Projections and Graphs - Colorado

Colorado population projections

From Colorado State Fact Sheet, NPG, updated September, 2014.

Quick facts on population and immigration

Here are quick facts on mass immigration and population growth in the United States. (Updated 2007).


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