1-child policy for every single country in the world!
Last updated: March 2, 2017
I have always been thinking that 1-child policy can automatically solve EACH AND EVERY SINGLE PROBLEM OF HUMANKIND: energy supply and demand, energy poverty, petro-politics, climate change, and biodiversity loss. That's in theory. However, as I have been looking at China to see how its effect would turn out to be, I have grown increasingly confused due to its (Chinese) uber-development based on dirty energy and inefficient buildings in the past and next decades. Regardless, 1-child policy is utterly necessary and we have to come up what can play along with it to shackle all the aforementioned problems.
Exponential population growth rate and civilisation collapse
With the exponential growth in the human population over the last 50 years or so, we have seen an increase in poverty levels and a greater strain on the earths resources. If we continue this trend of population growth, there will be a point when we reach and exceed the earths capacity (in terms of resource and space). Once this happens we will be on a global path to civilisation collapse as we fight over the remaining resources (Iraq) and as our levels of food can't feed ourselves.
With the one child policy, we can make sure that we get the earth's population under control (to a degree). But like I said, I'm not sure how you could enforce this without infringing basic human rights.
Secondly, human beings have a remarkable ability to adapt to seemingly inhospitable conditions. A survival instinct which goes above and beyond the realm of the animal kingdom has long ensured that when faced with adversity, humans have managed to get by. Clearly the challenges which overpopulation poses cannot be simply ignored or left to address themselves on their own, but we should not underestimate the solutions which could come out of a crisis. A strain on capacity, in terms of both space and resources could well provide the incentive for innovative new uses of existing space and resources.
Where will this then end...
The one child policy might work in theory but in practice it's much too dictatorship like; the only reason it works so well in China is because of the fact that China is able to control the movement and the actions of its inhabitants...In Western society however there would be a huge uproar as the one-child policy over here would mean an end to freedom of choice etc. Its just not going to happen.
This would mean that a one child policy is not an end to freedom of choice, simply as in so many things the government tries to guide your choice through incentives and disincentives. Very few people object to the government raising high taxes on smoking in order to discourage smoking, it would be similar in the case of discouraging having more than one child.
The punishment for failing to follow the rules would infringe on women's right to control their own bodies.
Further, if you tax families that have more than one child, you're essentially punishing the child for the sins of the parent. (i.e. you're lowering their standard of living as punishment for being born.) That hardly seems fair.
Allow society to have unlimited access to reliable birth control. Encourage women to go to college and have careers. We've already seen negative population growth in countries that follow that type of policy. Japan can't get her people to reproduce enough to sustain their economy. The same holds true for many European countries.
There's no need to violate people's right to their very body in order to control human population. Social factors already serve as a regulating force.
Moreover if the government is providing benefits for one child why should it not have the right to take away those benefits when you have more than one child?
Saying that we punnish the child for the sins of the parent seems to be ignoring that the parent had already decided to do that. Their income is unlikely to go up at the point where they have a second child so they have decided to spread their income over more people already. Why should the parents have this choice and the government not?
The dangers of an aging population
In Afghanistan 14000 to 15000 development projects like Roads, Bridges, Power Houses, Schools, Colleges, Universities, Parliament House, Provincial Assemblies, Supreme Court, High Courts, Local Courts, Police Headquarter, Police Stations, Military Headquarters, Airports, Telephone Exchanges, Hospitals, Medical Colleges, Engineering Colleges, Secretariat Buildings, Parks, Playgrounds, Gardens, Industrial Areas, Agricultural Research Centres are being built by almost 50 countries from Germany to Japan and Korea to France. These countries have cut the budgets of their own people and at the cost of their nation's hard earned money have been spending billions and billions of dollars. This huge money which belongs to the children of Japan, Korea, Australia, Germany, France, UK, USA, Netherland, Holland, Turkey, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Belgium etc., is being spent on the beastliest Afghanis to make them humans but the most ungrateful and thankless ferocious beastliest Afghanis are attacking and fighting with the whole civilised developed world. Pakistan instead of contributing with 1000 or so development projects as a neighbor itself creating hurdles and demanding money for itself & harboring the attackers. Why Afghanis and Pakistanis have become so mean. Because they are too much population in numbers and they have too short resources. These people are so hungry have lost their mind, sense of value and proportion.
The only solution is that 1 child policy is strictly enforced in Afghanistan, FATA, KPK , other parts of Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Burma, Niger, Male, Colombia, Rawanda, Sudan, Somalia, Uganda and all the 3rd world countries. There will be complete peace elsewhere.
START WITH AFGHANISTAN, ENGAGE CHINA, CHINA SHARES ITS BORDER WITH AFGHANISTAN IT IS GEOGRAPHICALLY EASY. 50 COUNTRIES SHOULD NOT WASTE THEIR EFFORT AND RESOURCES. THEY SHOULD CALL CHINESE MILITARY AND DOCTORS AND DO VASECTOMY OF EVERY AFGHAN WHO HAS 1 CHILD OR MORE AND THERE WILL BE COMPLETE PEACE IN AFGHANISTAN FIRST TIME IN THE HISTORY OF MANKIND. THE HATCHERY OF INTERNATIONAL CRIMES AND CRIMINALS IN AFGHANISTAN WILL VANISH AN AFGHANISTAN WILL BECOME A FIRST WORLD COUNTRY WITHIN 30 YEARS LIKE CHINA. SO THE ONLY SOLUTION IS 1 CHILD POLICY IN AFGHANISTAN WITHOUT LOSS OF A SINGLE DAY.
Increase in forced abortions, female infanticide, and gender imbalance
Social problems are created by a population of only children
Just do the math
If uncontrolled birth is allowed, the offspring of one parent will make nuclear bombs to kill their own brothers and sisters.
SAVE HUMANITY, SAVE MANKIND, ADOPT 1 CHILD POLICY AND MAKE THE WHOLE WORLD PEACEFUL.