Is it wrong to have kids in the age of climate change? | The Tylt
A recent NPR story asked if we have a moral duty NOT to have children with the threat of climate crisis looming. The numbers are pretty terrifying, but can you really tell people #DontHaveKids in order to save the planet? Or are you #StillHavingKids despite climate change? VOTE now!
Is it wrong to have kids in the age of climate change?
Environmentalists argue that having more children is actually the main contributor to the problem of climate change.
Of course global warming deniers don't think there's any problem #WhatClimateChange
For many scientists, it's a cut-and-dried issue. The planet will simply not have resources to support billions of human beings very soon. Having kids is unfair to them as well as to the environment.
For so many people, having children is a biological imperative. Can't people have families and support environmental reform at the same time?