Truthspresso

Will Income Inequality Destroy the Earth?

We shift from the overpopulation myth because respectable mainstream opinion has changed. Even the political left has criticized the former overpopulation alarmism as potentially “racist” and bigoted toward poorer people. But the new alarmism in the recent decade is that “income inequality” is the new dragon to slay. We tackle two claims of how income…

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The Incredible Shrinking Humanity

After seeing that some people sympathize with Thanos against the Marvel Avengers for the fate of the universe, we look at another model of population growth trends that is becoming more mainstream. The Demographic Transition Model (DTM) provides four to six stages of population growth to show how it naturally levels off after spiking. This…

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Was Thanos the Good Guy?

We continue discussing the overpopulation myth that still hasn’t died. We start with some 21st-century statements from the infamous Paul Ehrlich, proving that he hasn’t recanted his failed prophecies of overpopulation fearmongering. Next, we review an article from Forbes that tries to convince the world that Thanos, the supervillain from the late Marvel Avengers movies…

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Should We Fear Overpopulation?

This episode was inspired by something my wife showed me from a campaign called “One Planet One Child.” From Thomas Malthus in the 1790’s to Paul Ehrlich in the 1960’s and beyond, some economists and scientists have feared the doom of humanity. This doom is mass suffering and starvation of millions of people ever at…

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Critical Race Theory or Christ – A Discussion with Jamal Bandy part 2

This is part 2 of an interview with Jamal Bandy, host of the Prescribed Truth podcast. Jamal explains what “social justice” and “critical theory” are as elements of Marxist philosophy. The word “race” has been added to make “critical race theory” an issue of U.S. history. Jamal gives some heartfelt and keen insights into misunderstood…

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