The Human Predicament and What to Do About It

                                                          (five 2-minute short stories --- click the play arrow above)

This video helps an individual appreciate that the earth is so overcrowded that his or her daily acts unintentionally consume the sustenance of another person who dies. This personal predicament can only be undone if a majority of the world's population understands this tragedy and is motivated to change the culture (or civil law) to implement rapid population decline.

supporting paper --
             "Implementing rapid population decline" (Click here)

 

                                             Video Content References
David Pimentel      World Overpopulation
Paul Chefurka        Population - The Elephant in the Room
Tom Murphy          Do the Math - The Future Needs an Attitude Adjustment
Gregor Macdonald A Punch to the Mouth: Food Price Volatility Hits the World
Peter Goodchild     Global Energy & Resources
Janet Larsen           Bumper 2011 Grain Harvest Fails to Rebuild Global Stocks

(revised Feb. 29, 2012)

Jack Alpert (Bio)     mail to: Alpert@skil.org     www.skil.org      position papers
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