Chris Barnard writes on The American Conservative about how the environmental movement lost America.
- The environmental movement has ostracized those closest to nature such as farmers, ranchers, and landowners by promoting emotional rhetoric over pragmatic solutions.
- Eco-environmentalists seek to control our economy and daily lives rather than promoting substantial ways to lower emissions.
- Meaningfully curbing the effects of climate change will only occur when we fully unleash the power of markets and empower local, bottom-up solutions that reduce our carbon footprint.
Read the full article here.