This is from October of last year, but I only stumbled over it today–an academic intellectual saying we can Save the Planet by destroying its economy and risking the likely extinction of the human race.
Atheist wack-job Guy McPherson, a doodler at the University of Arizona, appeared on New Zealand television to proclaim that we can stop Climate Change if we “terminate industrial civilization.”[Professor emeritus Guy McPherson is a teacher of natural resources, ecology and evolutionary biology, but is also a grief counsellor on the side.]
He admits that this will utterly wreck the whole world’s economy and could result in the rapid die-off of humanity. But hey, he argues–we’re gonna go extinct eventually, anyhow, so why not do it now?
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