Chris Barnard writes in HumanProgress that we must not pit money and the planet against each other.
- Many progressive politicians and activists claim that in order to address climate change, we must first destroy our system of capitalism and free markets.
- Capitalism stimulates innovation and entrepreneurship which creates the technologies that we need to lower emissions.
- To meaningfully address climate change we must pursue solutions that are rooted in free markets and economic freedom, not economic de-growth.
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