Extinction Rebellion Wants To Destroy Civilization, Not Just Fossil Fuels

Imagine a world with no fossil fuel burning SUVs cars and trucks, no polluting coal fired or oil power stations and no CO2 emitting aircraft. Sounds a bit like heaven? OK now imagine a world with no smartphones, no laptops, TVs — flat screen or otherwise, no electric vehicles, no plastics, no man made fabrics like polyester, no natural fabrics like cotton — intensive agriculture techniques produce loads of CO2 plus pesticides, herbicides and chemical fertilizers all put toxic chemicals in the environment, while wool and silk exploit animals; a world with no cheese or butter, the full list of human activities that damage the environment would go on for several pages so let’s cut to the chase. Welcome to the world desired by THESE PEOPLE:

Extinction Rebellion protest gridlocks a city centre (Picture: canadiandimension.com )

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