The term alien is offensive and it should not be used anymore.
American singer, songwriter, and actor after appearing on the children’s television series Barney & Friends Demetria Devonne Lovato has said the term alien is offensive and shouldn’t be used anymore. In an interview with Pedestrian, Lovato explained that she does not believe that beings from another planet intend to harm humans.
“I really think if there was something out there that wanted to do that to us, it would have happened by now,” she said. “But I think we have to stop calling them aliens because aliens are a REPEALING term for anything. That’s why I like to call them E.T.s! ” She said.
Demi Lovato also said the term aggressive should be dropped.
“I think what bothers me is that they are harmful or that they will come and take over the planet.” The word “alien”, when used to refer to immigrants or those who come from other countries, has become controversial and considered dehumanizing by advocates of immigration. She added
The singer and actor who identifies as non-binary has a documentary series about Peacock titled “Not Identified with Demi Lovato” in which they explore what life there may be beyond this planet.
According to the singer, the purpose of the series is to give “an understanding of how much we need to take care of our planet and how much we need to learn to expand our consciousness.”