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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.™

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April 14, 2020

Donating During the Pandemic

April 14, 2020 —Americans continue to adjust to the new way of life resulting from the coronavirus pandemic, many struggling with job loss, furloughs, layoffs, taking care of family members with coronavirus or...

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April 4, 2020

Eyes on the (Curve) Ball: Long-Term Sustainability Work During COVID

April 4, 2020 —While Population Media Center brings determination, enthusiasm, and expertise to our media projects, we ultimately rely on donors to fuel our operations. Individual donors are an important source of...

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Skyrise buildings pictured next to each to look like exponential growth

March 26, 2020

Many Other Curves Need Flattening: Population Is One

March 26, 2020 —There is no minimizing the radical socioeconomic impacts of COVID-19. What has already come to pass, and what yet remains to unfold, are destined to be historically monumental for modern...

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Man sits in front of melting glacier on a grey day.

March 19, 2020

A Coronavirus Mash-Up for the Ecologically-Minded

March 19, 2020 —Today, we at Population Media Center hope you are in a position to practice meaningful social distancing. One way to help pass the time can be through engaging the associative faculties of our minds....

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March 12, 2020

Questions on Population, Fossil Fuels, Climate Change, and Technology?

March 12, 2020 —What is the relationship between human population and fossil fuels? A good way to think about this is that humans existed for a very long time prior to making consistent use of fossil fuels – say,...

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March 5, 2020

The End of Population Growth Depends on Lower Ideal Family Size

March 5, 2020 —Population Media Center (PMC) works on many issues related to the rights of women and girls, population size and growth, and environmental sustainability. In the population category, we have strong...

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February 27, 2020

Overpopulated Countries, Unsustainable Civilization

February 27, 2020 —Photo Credit: Pablo Lopez Luz, Courtesy of Global Population Speak Out

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February 20, 2020

Eugenics? Population Control? Nope — Reproductive Choice and Resources

February 20, 2020 —Caitlin Fendley, a PhD candidate at Purdue University, penned a curious, but ultimately constructive population-related essay this week. It was published in the Washington Post on February 17th. If...

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February 17, 2020

Gender Equality — A Human Right with Universal Benefits

February 17, 2020 —How well a society treats its women is one of the strongest indicators of the success and health of that society. Discrimination against women and girls occurs in many forms — gender-based violence,...

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2020 Democratic presidential candidates Pete Buttegieg, Kamala Harris, and Joe Biden

February 14, 2020

Democratic Candidates on Africa's Population

February 14, 2020 —This article was originally published August 7, 2019.

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