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A WEST Australian medical expert wants families to pay a $5000-plus "baby levy" at birth and an annual carbon tax of up to $800 a child. Writing in today's Medical Journal of Australia, Associate Professor Barry Walters said every couple with more than two children should be taxed to pay for enough trees to offset the carbon emissions generated over each child's lifetime.
Originally posted by traderonwallst
Not sure what kind of "expert" anything would make these claims, but sounds pretty far out there if you ask me.
Its people like this that really give the global warming fanatics a bad name if you ask me.
Originally posted by Noscitare
You'll never see a tax actually levied on human reproduction, whether for environmental reasons, tax fairness or anything else.