AOC Supporter Suggests "Eating Babies" to Save The Planet
Oct 04, 2019 12:40PM
By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Eat the babies...???
In what felt like a scene from the 1973 futuristic thriller Soylent Green, where Charlton Heston discovers that the most popular governmentally supplied food source in the year 2020 (Soylent Green), is made out of people--on Monday, during a town hall meeting Monday in Corona, New York, an unidentified audience member and supporter of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) stepped up to the microphone and compassionately told the freshman legislator that her next Green Deal slogan should be, “WE HAVE TO START EATING PEOPLE…” She also stated that “…even if we blew up Russia, it wouldn’t kill enough people to save the planet…
The lady was quietly escorted away by officials, leaving me with a few questions.
Was she serious? If so, I hope she receives proper treatment for her mental illness.
Or, was this some sort of twisted prank? Eat the Babies... Really!!!
Either way, the video is disturbing.
What are your thoughts?
C-Span Video Transcript:
> Unidentified Speaker: BECAUSE OF A CLIMATE CRISIS WE ONLY HAVE A FEW MONTHS LEFT. I LOVE THAT YOU SUPPORT THE GREEN DEAL. BUT GETTING RID OF FOSSIL FEEL WILL NOT SOLVE THE PROBLEM FAST ENOUGH. I THINK THE NEXT CAMPAIGN SLOGAN HAS TO BE WE HAVE TO START EATING PEOPLE. WE DO NOT HAVE ENOUGH TIME. THERE'S TOO MUCH CO2. ALL OF YOU, POLLUTING. WE HAVE TO START NOW. PLEASE, YOU'RE SO GREAT. I'M SO HAPPY ARE SUPPORTING THE GREEN DEAL. BUT IT IS NOT ENOUGH. WE HAVE TO MANY PEOPLE, TOO MUCH POLLUTION. WE HAVE TO STOP HAVING BABIES.
> REP. OCASIO-CORTEZ: ONE OF THE THINGS THAT IS IMPORTANT TO US IS THAT WE NEED TO TREAT THE CLIMATE CRISIS WITH THE URGENCY THAT IT DOES PRESENT. LUCKILY, WE HAVE MORE THAN A FEW MONTHS. WE DO NEED TO HIT NET ZERO IN SEVERAL YEARS...