« We have about five more years at the outside to do something, » Kenneth Watt
« Civilization will end within 15 or 30 years unless immediate action is taken against problems facing mankind. » George Wald
« We are in an environmental crisis which threatens the survival of this nation, and of the world as a suitable place of human habitation, » Barry Commoner
« Man must stop pollution and conserve his resources, not merely to enhance existence but to save the race from intolerable deterioration and possible extinction. » Time Magazine
“Population will inevitably and completely outstrip whatever small increases in food supplies we make,”
“The death rate will increase until at least 100-200 million people per year will be starving to death during the next ten years.”
“It is already too late to avoid mass starvation,”
“Demographers agree almost unanimously on the following grim timetable: in 5 years widespread famines will begin in India; these will spread to include all of India, Pakistan, China and the Near East, Africa.
“In 30 years, or conceivably sooner, South and Central America will exist under famine conditions . . . Thirty years from now, the entire world, with the exception of Western Europe, North America, and Australia, will be in famine.”
« When meteorologists take an average of temperatures around the globe, they find that the atmosphere has been growing gradually cooler for the past three decades. The trend shows no indication of reversing. Climatological Cassandras are becoming increasingly apprehensive, for the weather aberrations they are studying may be the harbinger of another ice age. » Time Magazine
“There are ominous signs that the Earth’s weather patterns have begun to change dramatically and that these changes may portend a drastic decline in food production – with serious political implications for just about every nation on Earth,” …. “The drop in food output could begin quite soon, perhaps only 10 years from now” – Newsweek
Ça ressemble beaucoup à ce qu’on entend presque chaque jour dans les médias, pourtant ces « prophéties » ont été faites entre 1970 et 1975! Ça en dit beaucoup sur la fiabilité des prédictions de nos écolo-prophètes modernes.