Go visit China and India you may just think there is 7 billion humans on earth. Quoting: Anonymous Coward 78102721
All consolidated into filthy, dense stack-n-pack cities. Corrals if you will.
Go out into the rural areas of these countries and you'll see massive swaths of beautiful un-populated lands.
The over-population fear porn is a myth. But, if you live in a densely populated city and rarely, if ever, get beyond its limits you will think otherwise and believe the lies.
Also, keep in mind the millions and millions of privately-held land, all fenced up so you don't know what is beyond the walls.
And, how about the hidden roads. Compare your old Atlas maps against new ones. Many roads have simply disappeared so you can't find them.
What's the real reason Obama created a Rural council?They corral you to control you.