As of , we are facing a global overpopulation catastrophe that must be resolved at all costs by the year Humanity cannot afford to muddle through the rest of the twentieth century; the risks are too great, and the stakes are too high. Seems like territory ripe for exploration. Individual rights must be balanced against the power of the government to control human reproduction. The development of a long-term sterilizing capsule that could be implanted under the skin and removed when pregnancy is desired opens additional possibilities for coercive fertility control. More about working for the Police Yoshimi has asserted, "The Japanese Imperial Army feared most that the simmering discontentment of the soldiers could explode into a riot and revolt. Because he already is in charge. In an ideal society, no doubt the state should leave family size and composition solely to the desires of the parents. Compulsory abortions would be legal Indeed, it has been concluded that compulsory population-control laws, even including laws requiring compulsory abortion, could be sustained under the existing Constitution if the population crisis became sufficiently severe to endanger the society. Perhaps those agencies, combined with UNEP and the United Nations population agencies, might eventually be developed into a Planetary Regime—sort of an international superagency for population, resources, and environment. Direct quotes from John Holdren's Ecoscience Below you will find a series of ten short passages from Ecoscience. In LDCs a childless or single lifestyle might be encouraged deliberately as the status of women approaches parity with that of men. More about the Fire Service Indeed, this would pose some very difficult political, legal, and social questions, to say nothing of the technical problems. John Holdren, Obama's Science Czar, says: Both of them referred to determining a specific number of people that should be allowed as the population of the United States.