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Population Media Center Blog

We love to tell stories, share news, and explore ways to create a sustainable planet with equal rights for all. We are AN ENTERTAINMENT ORGANIZATION THAT CHANGES LIVES.™

Find blog posts below and other publications listed to the right. We invite you to suggest blog ideas!


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February 3, 2022

All About Population Media Center’s Weekly News Digest

February 3, 2022 —Each week, Population Media Center publishes the Population and Sustainability News Digest. This is a curated virtual newspaper that focuses on current events, news articles, and important research...

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January 28, 2022

Back from the Brink — Rhinos in Zambia

January 28, 2022 —The following essay, written by Veronika Perková, was originally published by Reasons to be Cheerful. You can find the original posting here. It is republished here with permission.

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January 22, 2022

Family Planning and Education - Two Keys to a Sustainable Future

January 22, 2022 —If humanity is to succeed in a multigenerational effort to achieve a sustainable living scenario with planet Earth and its climate, the increased uptake of family planning, along with improving...

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January 14, 2022

Broken Mirror

January 14, 2022 —The following blog was written by Population Media Center Advisory Board Member, Eileen Crist. Originally published at Earth Tongues, it is republished here with permission. The original post can be...

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January 7, 2022

1 Million Person Net Growth Every 5 Days = Unsustainable Trajectory

January 7, 2022 —The enormous size of humanity and its ongoing net growth—adding 1 million more people every 5 days in net growth (births minus deaths)—is one of many factors contributing to planetary...

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December 31, 2021

In 2022, We Have Work to Do — What are Your Suggestions?

December 31, 2021 —The year 2022 will bring us closer to a few things that we would rather not be getting closer to. For example, during the next 365 days, human population will get much closer to the 8 billion mark....

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December 24, 2021

A Sampling of Santa's Good and Bad List for 2021

December 24, 2021 —“Oh my,” said Santa, as he looked at the good and bad lists for 2021.

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December 17, 2021

Measuring Family Planning Norms in Zambia

December 17, 2021 —Since our founding in 1998, Population Media Center (PMC) has collaborated with like-minded partners and funders to amplify diverse environmental and social change efforts in service of a single,...

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December 10, 2021

Blogs for a Planet of Life — Population Media Center's 2021 eBook

December 10, 2021 —What if you could tell dramatic, highly-entertaining stories on radio, TV and the web that supported women’s rights, healthy populations, and enhanced social and environmental responsibility?

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December 3, 2021

As Supreme Court Steers Towards Oppressing Reproductive Rights — PMC Gears up to Bear Witness with New Podcast Series, “Crossing the Line”

December 3, 2021 —Photo Credit: Lynn Hughes

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