From our education curriculum to our media, a common idea put to our minds is that the world's resources are limited, and overpopulation will put too much pressure on them. Researches of different social scientists are put forward to further this argument.
So is population really a problem? Are the resources really limited? Or is it a problem with capitalism, and the world's failure in resource distribution? Does a huge population make nations lag behind? What about the researches and their outcomes? Should they be our basis of decision making? And lastly, what's Islam's view on this issue?