18 Nov '11, 3pm

Enough about what environmentalism is against. What are we FOR? More from @SamiGrover here:

Enough about what environmentalism is against. What are we FOR? More from @SamiGrover here:

All too often, I hear environmentalists engaging in a pointless discussion over false choices. On the one hand, I hear optimistic, solution-driven greenies arguing it's better to be "for" something, than "against" something. On the other hand, I hear angry activists focusing solely on the structural barriers to sustainability, and the need to create radical, political change. The fact is that they are arguing for the same thing. It sounds like someone arguing for a team made up entirely of quarter backs, versus a team of linebackers. (Excuse a Brit trying to make a football analogy there..) Putting Forth Solutions is Important If you are "for" clean energy, then you are automatically aligning yourself "against" fossil fuels and business-as-usual. But while it might be tempting to think we can circumvent opposition and just "be the change we want to see", or even win oppone...

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