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‘Anti-natalist' suing parents for having him without his consent

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

New vocab word for the day: anti-natalism. If you need a quick primer on what it means, just ask Raphael Samuel, a 27-year-old from India who's suing his parents based on just that philosophy.
He doesn't think they had the right to force him to be born without his consent.
The BBC notes that Samuel gets the seeming illogic behind the concept-after all, how can you ask someone who hasn't been born yet if they agree to be born? His point is that since “it was not our decision to be born,” our parents should have to pony up the funds to take care of us for life.
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