- Initialism of Voluntary Human Extinction Movement.
2010, Dina McQueen, Finding Aster: Our Ethiopian Adoption Story, page 206:
- VHEMT spokesperson Les U. Knight states, “Adopting existing children avoids adding another wildlife habitat usurper to the excessive billions of us […]
2013, John S. Dryzek, The Politics of the Earth: Environmental Discourses, page 42:
- The idea that humans are essentially cancerous is perhaps not a metaphor calculated to have broad appeal beyond (tiny) VHEMT, the Voluntary Human Extinction Movement (whose slogan is “May we live long and die out.”).