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"Birth striking" in protest at climate collapse

"How to continue within a species that has become so emphatically suicidal?" Blythe Pepino wants children but refuses to have them in the face of climate catastrophe. She told Brut why she became a birth striker.

26/04/2019 16:00updated: 26/04/2019 17:34
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  • Dionysios S.
    01/05/2019 19:50

    Good. Idiots don't need to give birth to more idiots...

  • Георги В.
    01/05/2019 19:59

    Everyone knows that the corporations rule "the west" and it is very diffucult to change something. This lady is a citizen of.United Kingdom and she sounds like a communist....

  • Erin S.
    01/05/2019 23:03

    ... voilà le truc dont je te parlais l’autre jour ! Y a bien des femmes qui choisissent de ne pas avoir d’enfants pour cette raison

  • Damaris C.
    02/05/2019 06:46

    listen to that so we can talk abt it later!

  • Rhianna H.
    02/05/2019 11:07

    Yeh biggest issue is overpopulation

  • Liviu U.
    02/05/2019 11:50

    well at least we can rest assured her genes won't be passed on. Thank God for that. Her man can still dump her and find a normal level headed woman to have kids with .

  • Andrei B.
    02/05/2019 15:56

    Natural selection

  • Periklis I.
    02/05/2019 15:57

    Another idiot with idiotic ideas

  • Marko N.
    02/05/2019 18:59

    Heres the thing. Why not raise a new generation to battle these things and problems. This is all idiocracy... the movie is coming to life

  • Klervi D.
    02/05/2019 21:07

    tu vois ce que je veux te dire...

  • Klervi D.
    02/05/2019 21:07

    tu vois ce que je veux te dire...

  • Klervi D.
    02/05/2019 21:08

    tu vois ce que je veux te dire...

  • Ash S.
    03/05/2019 00:56

    here u guys go!

  • Barbara J.
    03/05/2019 00:58

    Stupid.... Just stupid.... Propaganda... Once more.... War against humanity....

  • Eduard O.
    03/05/2019 07:37

    This is like fighting obesity by cuting your legs. Sure, globally, you will weight less, but the real problem is not solved. Earth is overpopulate. More or less. But the major impact on the numbers is not that of the shrinking western white population. Is that of the people in Africa and Asia. That is the place where the problem is located

  • Panos S.
    03/05/2019 08:07

    To be honest I don't know what medicine to prescribe for her illness. I am not a psychiatrist 😂😂

  • Steve J.
    03/05/2019 10:52

    Sounds like her gene pool is a little shallow

  • Ivan L.
    03/05/2019 11:34

    Rafael Šubat ak moze ona strajak ne radanjem mozemo i nas dva

  • Abby F.
    03/05/2019 15:04

    Fearmongering at its best.

  • Lucy-Marie R.
    03/05/2019 15:06

    It’s frustrating to read the comments on this post, the same people who campaign for pro choice and for women to chose what they do to their OWN bodies, are the same ones slandering her for her decision to not have children. I do think that her ‘strike’ won’t serve a purpose, definitely not in the short term, perhaps in the long term it will have a bigger impact - and that’s what we should all be hoping for anyway! Who in their right mind would consciously have a child when they’re in a situation where they feel they’re not capable of caring for that child? Whether it be financial or personal, everyone’s circumstances are different; you all just have this ridiculous belief that you get some say over someone else’s body and what they do with it. I’m a strong believer of raising kids, and not just sticking them in front of a screen to ‘educate’ them, at the rate the world is going, I don’t want to live in it, never mind forcing someone else to. Some of ya’ll really never questioned ur own existence and it shows🤠✌🏻