Currently, more than half of the population lives in urban areas. In the U.S., for instance, the numbers are even higher. It is estimated that over 80% of the U.S. population lives in cities. It’s predicted that by 2050, nearly 7 out of 10 people will reside in urban areas.

Urbanization generally poses more threats than overall good, including elevated levels of noise and air pollution, and rapid deforestation. There’s a dedicated subreddit that shares all the downsides of modern development and it’s called ‘Urban Hell‘.

Take a look at distressing pictures of the negative outcomes of urbanization continuing to emerge right at this very moment.

For more, check out Demilked earlier article on it here.

#1 (Oc) Hebron’s Multi-Story Borders: Ground-Level Palestinians Construct Fences Above Their Streets To Protect Themselves From Upper-Story Israeli Settlers Who Throw Trash, Furniture, And Rocks Down On Them

Image source: glamburg

#2 Advertisement On A Commercial Building, South Korea

Image source: Saltedline

#3 Lagos, Nigeria – The Overcrowding Is Terrible

Image source: rickrucksack

#4 I Just Want To Get To The Other Side Of The Highway Man

Image source: hannannanas

#5 This Is The Most Apocalyptic Image Of Modern Cairo, Egypt, I Have Ever Seen Anyone Take

Image source: bobmguthrie

#6 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Image source: TheKonan

#7 A Lovely Day For A Picnic…

Image source: Dr_Zol_Epstein_III

#8 New Residential Block In Malaysia

Image source: userfromouterspace

#9 50 Lane Traffic Jam – China

Image source: MichaelT1991

#10 It’s Hard To Capture In Two Photos, But Here Is A Brand New KFC Sat In The Middle Of Cleared Rainforest In Malaysia, Ready For A Development To Be Built Around It

Image source: ROFLMFAO

#11 One More Lane Will Solve This. Cairo

Image source: vd772

#12 Newly Built Housing. Samara, Russia

Image source: Eth_kay

#13 Dhaka, Bangladesh

Image source: biwook

#14 Egypt, What Is Wrong With You?

Image source: vd772

#15 There are Cities, There are Metropolises, And Then There is Tokyo

Image source: madrid987

#16 Do Not Show Partiality To The Poor Or Favoritism To The Great, But Judge Your Neighbor Fairly

Image source: cwood1973

#17 Why Does Delhi Looks So Dystopian

Image source: im_dead_inside_69

#18 Concrete Canyon In Manhattan

Image source: Sea_Marionberry2231

#19 The Before And The After Of My Hometown, Hungary

Image source: Cathfaern

#20 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Image source: TheKonan

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