No need for Genocide .
Why do you guys always go for the Nuclear option first ? :joy: :joy:
Global growth is falling off anyways.
We are not in some kind of overpopulation crisis.
Growth has been steadily slowing for decades and at current rate population will stabilize way before we're over capacity.
What is necessary to take into account is both resource availability and lifestyle changes across the world.
We're using freshwater faster than it's being restored.
Agriculture won't be able to keep up with yield demands by 2050 given the current water depletion rate.
As more societies become industrialized and 'improve the quality of life', that entails even more resource consumption in the form of transportation, construction, per capita energy consumption and caloric intake.
and none of this takes into account an accelerating warming trend with our climate - which will only serve to compound the aforementioned issues.