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Professor wants to reduce human population by ‘controlling human fertility’
Campus Reform Blog ^

Posted on 09/19/2012 3:03:58 PM PDT by oliverdarcy

A professor at the University of California recently gave a middle school presentation in which he claimed the earth has “too many people” and proposed a reduction of the population through “vegetarianism” and “controlling human fertility.”

Professor Richard Cardullo, a professor of biology at the University of California – Riverside (UCR), told a group of seventh grade students that the environment’s well-being was in jeopardy “if we don’t do anything about population.”

“If we want to decrease our population, we can do it through any number of ways,” he said.

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TOPICS: Politics
KEYWORDS: population; professor

1 posted on 09/19/2012 3:04:03 PM PDT by oliverdarcy
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To: oliverdarcy

He can lead by example and immediately reduce the world population by 1 @$$hole.


2 posted on 09/19/2012 3:04:59 PM PDT by verum ago (Be a bastard, and Karma'll be a bitch.)
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To: oliverdarcy

Start by neutering and spaying all professors and academics. Then they will at least be able to talk with some sincerity on the subject.


3 posted on 09/19/2012 3:08:48 PM PDT by Secret Agent Man (I can neither confirm or deny that; even if I could, I couldn't - it's classified.)
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To: oliverdarcy

Reduce your own population, dumb#ss. The world is much improved by ten more iterations of ME.


4 posted on 09/19/2012 3:09:24 PM PDT by Tax-chick (Use the nukes, Bibi!)
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To: verum ago

This is a sign that he’s spent too much time in the school and probably needs a decade out in the real-world.


5 posted on 09/19/2012 3:12:51 PM PDT by pepsionice
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To: oliverdarcy
Most developed countries are below replacement level in births and have been that way for a generation. Even China is not increasing its population through birth, but through increased lifespan. The urbanization of the developing world going on right now puts people into cramped high rises with little room for large families, so the trend will continue in the developing world for the foreseeable future.

There is no need for any top down population policies anywhere.

6 posted on 09/19/2012 3:13:26 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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To: Secret Agent Man

Or welfare recipients... can’t afford them, don’t have them..


7 posted on 09/19/2012 3:13:35 PM PDT by goseminoles
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To: oliverdarcy
“If we want to decrease our population, we can do it through any number of ways”


8 posted on 09/19/2012 3:14:07 PM PDT by Iron Munro ("In any compromise between good and evil, it is only evil that can profit." - Ayn Rand)
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To: oliverdarcy
Is this the same world where everyone on it could be put in an area the size of France and still have a population density less than that of Mexico City?

/johnny

9 posted on 09/19/2012 3:16:01 PM PDT by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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To: oliverdarcy
“That’s one form of birth control, but probably not a good one,” Cardullo said, then chuckled. “So ultimately the World Health Organization argued against using it. But interestingly enough, there are countries in the world (such as China now investigating) using it as a permanent method for controlling fertility in males, which is an option.”

What the Hell?

What if I WANT to have more than 1.5 kids your Totalitarian Putz?

What about LIBERTY!?!?

The key word is "Control"

That is what this ignorant professor wants.

It's not about the earth or justice, its about controlling you.

I will keep breeding you POS and I hope you take a long walk off a pier.

10 posted on 09/19/2012 3:22:26 PM PDT by KC_Lion ( Wherever I find myself standing, I forever stand with Israel.)
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To: oliverdarcy

This guy sounds like a follower of anti-humanist lizard expert Dr. Eric Pianka (as reported by Forrest Mims, Chairman of the Environmental Science Section of the Texas Academy of Science):

“I watched in amazement as a few hundred members of the Texas Academy of Science rose to their feet and gave a standing ovation to a speech that enthusiastically advocated the elimination of 90 percent of Earth’s population by airborne Ebola. The speech was given by Dr. Eric R. Pianka, the University of Texas evolutionary ecologist and lizard expert who the Academy named the 2006 Distinguished Texas Scientist.

“This curious incident came to mind a few minutes later when Professor Pianka began his speech by explaining that the general public is not yet ready to hear what he was about to tell us.

“One of Pianka’s earliest points was a condemnation of anthropocentrism, or the idea that humankind occupies a privileged position in the Universe. He told a story about how a neighbor asked him what good the lizards are that he studies. He answered, “What good are you?”

“Pianka hammered his point home by exclaiming, “We’re no better than bacteria!”

“Pianka then began laying out his concerns about how human overpopulation is ruining the Earth. He presented a doomsday scenario in which he claimed that the sharp increase in human population since the beginning of the industrial age is devastating the planet. He warned that quick steps must be taken to restore the planet before it’s too late.

“Professor Pianka said the Earth as we know it will not survive without drastic measures. Then, and without presenting any data to justify this number, he asserted that the only feasible solution to saving the Earth is to reduce the population to 10 percent of the present number.

“He then showed solutions for reducing the world’s population in the form of a slide depicting the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. War and famine would not do, he explained. Instead, disease offered the most efficient and fastest way to kill the billions that must soon die if the population crisis is to be solved.

“Pianka then displayed a slide showing rows of human skulls, one of which had red lights flashing from its eye sockets.

“AIDS is not an efficient killer, he explained, because it is too slow. His favorite candidate for eliminating 90 percent of the world’s population is airborne Ebola, because it is both highly lethal and it kills in days, instead of years. However, Professor Pianka did not mention that Ebola victims die a slow and torturous death as the virus initiates a cascade of biological calamities inside the victim that eventually liquefy the internal organs.

“After praising the Ebola virus for its efficiency at killing, Pianka paused, leaned over the lectern, looked at us and carefully said, “We’ve got airborne 90 percent mortality in humans. Killing humans. Think about that.”

“With his slide of human skulls towering on the screen behind him, Professor Pianka was deadly serious. The audience that had been applauding some of his statements now sat silent.

“After a dramatic pause, Pianka returned to politics and environmentalism. But he revisited his call for mass death when he reflected on the oil situation.

“And the fossil fuels are running out,” he said, “so I think we may have to cut back to two billion, which would be about one-third as many people.” So the oil crisis alone may require eliminating two-third’s of the world’s population.

“How soon must the mass dying begin if Earth is to be saved? Apparently fairly soon, for Pianka suggested he might be around when the killer disease goes to work. He was born in 1939, and his lengthy obituary appears on his web site.

“When Pianka finished his remarks, the audience applauded. It wasn’t merely a smattering of polite clapping that audiences diplomatically reserve for poor or boring speakers. It was a loud, vigorous and enthusiastic applause.”

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I will add as a final note that every single person in that room who applauded what he had said represents a dangerous threat to humanity itself. Because of their academic credentials, some of them may be in a position to bring about horrific disasters with biological weapons.

While they are too naive to promulgate a weapon that will accomplish what they desire, they could murder millions or even a billion innocent people.

This is an intolerable threat, as much as a fanatic demanding the use of thermonuclear bombs to people who might very well obtain access to such weapons.


11 posted on 09/19/2012 3:22:32 PM PDT by yefragetuwrabrumuy (DIY Bumper Sticker: "THREE TIMES,/ DEMOCRATS/ REJECTED GOD")
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To: JRandomFreeper

Yes. The world in which everyone could live in a four-bedroom house on a standard suburban lot, for a family of five, in the area of Texas and Oklahoma, and use the more fertile parts of the world for food and stuff.

Iirc, you have quite a large plot for just yourself ... and why shouldn’t you?


12 posted on 09/19/2012 3:24:10 PM PDT by Tax-chick (Use the nukes, Bibi!)
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To: JRandomFreeper

>>Is this the same world where everyone on it could be put in an area the size of France and still have a population density less than that of Mexico City?<<

That would be the case — but Texas is a better example (numbers rounded):

People in the world: 7 billion
Texas square miles: 270
People per square mile: 24,390
Feet per square mile: 27,878,400
Square Feet per person: 1200

So the entire population of the earth could fit in Texas with about 1200 square feet per person. If you group up families there is more than enough room.

In one state.


13 posted on 09/19/2012 3:28:37 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (We canÂ’t just leave it (food choice) up to the parents. -- moochele obozo 2/12/2012 (cnsnews))
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To: freedumb2003
but Texas is a better example

Except I don't want all the bastards here. ;)

I know those numbers, but chose France on purpose.

/johnny

14 posted on 09/19/2012 3:30:36 PM PDT by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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To: oliverdarcy

Nothing new here.

This has been the enviro-whacko agenda for decades.

The fact is they are eugenicists first, as they focus on third world population growth.

They restrict DDT use because it saves “too many lives”.
They promote anal sex as birth control, irrespective of AIDS risk.
They restrict food and energy growth that would help the third world thrive.


15 posted on 09/19/2012 3:32:04 PM PDT by G Larry (Progressives are Regressive because their objectives devolve to the lowest common denominator.)
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To: oliverdarcy

what he means is reduce EURPEAN ANCESTRY population...


16 posted on 09/19/2012 3:33:01 PM PDT by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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To: oliverdarcy
A member of my family, a flaming liberal, thinks the same way. I tell him that I agree with him. Then I ask him who he thinks would win most elections if there were less poor and minorities to vote for Democrats? Yup..

Disclaimer, I am technically a "minority", so I can say that.

17 posted on 09/19/2012 3:33:10 PM PDT by Paradox (I want Obama defeated. Period.)
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To: JRandomFreeper

Ah yes, I remember you were one of the “Run them Yankees off” from Texas!

But this born and raised So. Cal boy had spent enough time in Texas to bring my 6 figure income here to share with my fellow Texans.

We DON’T want the folk in Austin. We DO want Conservatives like in North Dallas. Preferably those who can build freeways reasonably quickly (The 35E to nowhere is driving me nuts!)


18 posted on 09/19/2012 3:36:20 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (We canÂ’t just leave it (food choice) up to the parents. -- moochele obozo 2/12/2012 (cnsnews))
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To: Paradox

So am I for that matter. :)


19 posted on 09/19/2012 3:39:21 PM PDT by JCBreckenridge (Texas, Texas, Whisky)
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To: oliverdarcy
Let's start with them.

Anybody got an ax?

20 posted on 09/19/2012 3:44:55 PM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum (Government is the religion of the sociopath.)
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To: verum ago
I have just the tool to make it work as well. Now, about vegetarianism, (1) India, and (2) China ~ the two most populous nations on Earth.

Guess it works, hunh?

21 posted on 09/19/2012 3:50:51 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: oliverdarcy

Correct me if I’m wrong, but if an MD is incompetent or malicious, there’s an authority that takes away his license to practice medicine, isn’t there?

Shouldn’t there be the same sort of organization for college professors?


22 posted on 09/19/2012 3:53:49 PM PDT by dsc (Any attempt to move a government to the left is a crime against humanity.)
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To: dsc

Abortion is the most efficient birth control. Every year one million babies go into the oven and never come out alive.

Best of all for the promiscuous mother and nitwit dad, our philosophers and artists make the heartless slaughter a sacred human right and celebration of freedom.

It’s a guilt-free way to keep the population down.


23 posted on 09/19/2012 4:10:19 PM PDT by heye2monn
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To: oliverdarcy

Great idea, reduce the number of unwanted or accidental children, reduce the number of baby killings.

Must have valid permit to have a child signed onto by the mother and father. Stiff penalties for pregnancy without license, no abortion until penalty or jail time is served. Babies born under these circumstances to be put up for adoption.

I have fathered 5 children and none of these rules would have stopped me because my wife and I knew what we were doing and we wanted all of these kids.


24 posted on 09/19/2012 4:18:23 PM PDT by Will we know the moment (e are no longer a republi)
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To: heye2monn

What we really need to do is spread western style feminism to the third world.

Not too many western countries with a replacement population of native born people.

Feminism will solve the overpopulation ‘problem’.

[/sarcasm]


25 posted on 09/19/2012 4:18:59 PM PDT by glasseye
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To: oliverdarcy
Start with China...then India...and then at some point,focus on Mexico.
26 posted on 09/19/2012 4:25:53 PM PDT by Gay State Conservative (If Obama's Reelected Imagine The Mess He'll Inherit!)
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To: oliverdarcy

The Western World is controlling their own population, dramatically. It’s the Turd World hellholes which need immediate and dramatic “population control”. Especially the muzzie filth.


27 posted on 09/19/2012 4:26:57 PM PDT by carriage_hill (Liberals, democrats & unions - and all leftist scum - are like bacteria: attack, attack, attack!)
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To: glasseye

Sadly what you say is true. Feminists have few children.


28 posted on 09/19/2012 4:33:15 PM PDT by heye2monn
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To: oliverdarcy

Well, Professor Cardullo, I can think of one human too many right off the bat. But bats are messy. Think in your case I’d use a rope.


29 posted on 09/19/2012 4:57:17 PM PDT by katana (Just my opinions)
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To: freedumb2003
Texas land area: 270 268,800 sq miles
30 posted on 09/19/2012 5:01:54 PM PDT by Gandalf_The_Gray (I live in my own little world, I like it 'cuz they know me here.)
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To: Gandalf_The_Gray

I rounded.

There is a science to approximating but that is another thread for another day.


31 posted on 09/19/2012 5:35:25 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (We canÂ’t just leave it (food choice) up to the parents. -- moochele obozo 2/12/2012 (cnsnews))
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To: Will we know the moment

Another solution: tie injectible or implantable birth control to welfare benefits. If you cannot feed your family, house them or take care of them, the female head of household and every female between 12 and 42 living there receive a Norplant injection. The contraceptive implant comes out when you no longer use food stamps, Medicaid, Social Security Disability, Section 8 housing or other welfare programs.
No abortions. No forced adoptions. Dependent population growth, most illegitimate births and most teen pregnancies are prevented.
Return to the work force, you gain the right to have kids. Or if you are married to a man who works, and no longer require welfare benefits, then you can have the implant taken out.


32 posted on 09/19/2012 6:45:49 PM PDT by tbw2
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To: Vince Ferrer
The key word there is “developed”. If he has some idea of castrating Mid East natives, I say “hop to it” and as far as I'm concerned he can start with that little “Am-a-nut-job” in Iran.
33 posted on 09/19/2012 8:33:20 PM PDT by Gertie
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To: Gertie

In his student days, the birth rate for Iran was about 5 per family, but it has collapsed since then, and Iran is now below replacement level too I believe.


34 posted on 09/19/2012 8:38:03 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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To: oliverdarcy

Dear Professor :The next time you decide to take a long hot bath remember it’s a triple dose of sleeping pills washed down with wine & the razor blade goes “Down the Road “ not “Across the Street”. Lead by example you socialist shitstain!


35 posted on 09/19/2012 9:14:06 PM PDT by Nebr FAL owner
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To: oliverdarcy

ugh

Some FReepers should parrot their words and launch the Liberal Suicide Project website...

heh


36 posted on 09/19/2012 10:05:25 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
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To: freedumb2003
I rounded.

There is a science to approximating but that is another thread for another day.

You wouldn't be an engineer by chance? I attended an engineering college when your personal calculator was made of bamboo, was 10" long, and had 3 1/2 digit accuracy. One of my math classes included "estimating" (approximating) and significant figures.

My quibble wasn't with the "rounding" but the magnitude was off by three orders of magnitude on the land area of Texas. They have ranches bigger than 270 square miles. The actual population density was "close enough for government work."

Regards,
GtG

37 posted on 09/20/2012 10:06:09 AM PDT by Gandalf_The_Gray (I live in my own little world, I like it 'cuz they know me here.)
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To: Gandalf_The_Gray

LOL!!! I meant 270,000 sq miles. I thought I used the “K” to make it in thousands.

Hey, my rounding was only off by A THOUSAND (that’s my story and I’m sticking to it).

Thanks for checking my figures. I have messed up before when doing a similar calculation — that is why I showed my work.

FWIIW: France is about 210,000 square miles (smaller than Texas). We could put all the population of France in the DFW Metroplex (14,500 square miles). But WHY? The last thing we need here is a bunch of lazy, smelly frogs.


38 posted on 09/20/2012 4:39:27 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (We canÂ’t just leave it (food choice) up to the parents. -- moochele obozo 2/12/2012 (cnsnews))
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To: Vince Ferrer
Even China is not increasing its population through birth, but through increased lifespan.

Are you suggesting that their government mandated "one child" policy which also includes forced abortions and sterilization has nothing to do with it?

39 posted on 09/20/2012 5:00:45 PM PDT by Hot Tabasco (')
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To: freedumb2003
Texas square miles: 270

Ya might wanna reconsider that.......

40 posted on 09/20/2012 5:05:28 PM PDT by Hot Tabasco (')
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To: Hot Tabasco

>>Ya might wanna reconsider that......<<

I have already been nailed for being off by a thousand.

Please. I am fragile right now... :)


41 posted on 09/20/2012 5:13:10 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (We canÂ’t just leave it (food choice) up to the parents. -- moochele obozo 2/12/2012 (cnsnews))
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