Richard Grossman

Position: Population Matters!


Population Matters

About: Richard Grossman practices obstetrics and gynecology in Durango.

Women, especially those like Leanne Jordan, improve medicine

May God bless you with discomfort at easy answers, half-truths and superficial relationships, so that you may live deepwithin your heart;May God bless you with anger at injustice, oppression and...

DATE: April 25, 2010 | COLUMN: Population Matters

Haiti's tragedy reminds us to be thankful for our good fortune

“Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly." "font-weight: bold;">- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. While riding in a taxi in New York City the radio was tuned to a Spanish...

DATE: Jan. 24, 2010 | COLUMN: Population Matters

Copenhagen conference holds hope for action on climate change

Governing a single nation is complex, but building agreement among 200 diverse countries is a monumental task. Getting those nations to solve a global problem, which affects each country...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2009 | COLUMN: Population Matters

Population points to limits in thorny issue of immigration

Immigration is an important part of the study of human population. It is a part that I have tried to ignore because Ihave strong, but conflicted, feelings about it. In December 2007, a large...

DATE: Aug. 23, 2009 | COLUMN: Population Matters

Looking at the population explosion in two different ways

Two friends recently sent me two magazine articles on human population. At first they appear to be conflicting, but,amazingly, I agree with parts of both. Both comment on recent demographic changes...

DATE: June 28, 2009 | COLUMN: Population Matters

On environment, we should live for, and learn from, our children

We are faced with a global tragedy with climate change and decreasing supplies of fossil fuel. Despite a few people whodeny that any problem exists, most scientists are expecting the world's future...

DATE: May 24, 2009 | COLUMN: Population Matters