It seems some climate-change (now the more politically correct term for “global warming”) alarmists believe population control is an answer to preventing what they view as a pending destruction of our planet. Examples include the following two articles:
Both cite China’s one-child policy, which has been criticized often over the years for leading to forced abortions and sterilization. But the statist mentality in China, and many other societies, persists. Whatever is best for the collective is what matters. Forget individual rights; we’ve got a looming global climate disaster on our hands! Oh, and forget data that may contradict that prediction, too.