Articles like this drive me nuts! The population growth scare/myth as been around since the late 1960’s. Interestingly enough, people have continued producing children, the population has continued to grow, and we have yet to experience a catastrophic food shortage. So what gives?
As a Christian, I know that the Bible mandates that we as humans go forth and multiply (Genesis 1:27-28). So it makes sense that the Devil, the ruler of the Earth, would try and stir up something that goes against God’s Word.
The article concludes:
“We want to minimize population growth, and the only viable way to do that is through more effective family planning,” said Casterline.