The bubble of traditional environmentalism has burst; long live pragmatic environmentalism

A useful warning on the lack of realism of “conventional”environmentalists who sing from hymnbooks provided by Greenpeace, Friends of the earth sierra club etc, whom have put all their eggs in the climate change basket and look torenewables and nothing else.

It is also a warning to Green Christians who intone the crap from Friends of the Earth

The unpublished notebooks of J. M. Korhonen

In case any more confirmation was needed, 11/9 (or 9.11. for us Euros) was the final nail to the coffin of traditional environmentalism – at least when it comes to stopping the existential threat of climate change.

For decades now, established environmental movements like Greenpeace, WWF, and Sierra Club have taken the prevention of dangerous climate change as one of the, if not THE, key objectives for the environmental movement. They are not mistaken to do so; out of all our current predicaments, only asteroid impacts and full-blown nuclear war are even on the same scale of existential threat for our civilization. Besides human civilization, climate change threatens to wreak havoc on the global ecosystem, and could make the sixth mass extinction one of the worst ones yet.

But for decades, the traditional environmental movement has also been extremely strict about the means it approves for averting this coming calamity. Most…

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