Environmentalism, the Ultimate Luxury Good

Sultan Knish has in this wonderful piece what is the best takedown of the pretentious environmentalist movement and its drum major, Al Gore.  Here are a few examples from the article: "While his rival was getting tangled in Iraq, Al Gore was becoming the Giorgio Armani of environmentalism. And environmentalism was much bigger than men's coats or women's shoes. It was a lifestyle, a cause and a movie deal. It was everything." "Communism criminalized commerce and then legalized it on its terms. Environmentalism criminalizes life and legalizes it on its terms." Read the whole thing, it's too good to miss. Clarice Feldman h/t: Janet(Read Full Post)