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Jul 10, 2013, 08:35 ET Should We Stop Worrying and Love the Population Bomb? Asks Overpopulation Expert and GrowthBusters Director Dave Gardner

The world needs frank talk about overpopulation, according to a non-profit whose mission is to inspire the world to "end its outdated love affair...


Jun 18, 2013, 08:35 ET Pro-Growth Media Bias Fuels Scientific Ignorance, Finds New Media Watchdog Site

Journalists are operating under the magnifying glass of a new "media watchdog" on the lookout for bias about growth. Most reporting and commentary in ...


Jan 14, 2013, 08:40 ET The Population Institute Honors GrowthBusters as Best Film at 33rd Annual Global Media Awards

The Population Institute on January 15 will honor the film GrowthBusters: Hooked on Growth in the 33rd Annual Global Media Awards. GrowthBusters not...


Jul 02, 2012, 07:45 ET Filmmaker: Stephen Colbert a Growth-Pushing One Percenter

Filmmaker Dave Gardner (GrowthBusters: Hooked on Growth) today accused the host of The Colbert Report of "promoting destructive and unsustainable...


Nov 25, 2011, 08:35 ET 'Don't Shop!' Filmmaker Advises, on Black Friday or Cyber Monday

ust as retailers rejoice the start of holiday shopping season, the director of a new documentary advises consumers not to shop. "Repeat after me," he ...


Oct 20, 2011, 08:15 ET "Most Important Film Ever Made" Premieres Nov. 2

The provocative documentary, GrowthBusters: Hooked on Growth, will hold its world premiere November 2 in Washington, D.C. It's released to the public ...