Favored by the animal-rights movement, the idea is misanthropic, and I would say, implicitly racist.
The archvillain’s motivations are crystal clear, and very familiar if you know about the views on human population associated with Paul Ehrlich or, even more so, Eric Pianka.
Bioethicist Travis Rieder compares having a child to releasing a murderer from prison to kill again.
New Zealand previously passed legislation granting a river legal personhood.
PETA and other animal rights zealots went to war against Dr. Atkins because he promoted a low carb diet as a healthy way to lose weight.