26 Apr '12, 9pm

See the Entire Culture War Against Environmentalism Distilled Into One 4-Minute Video

Pretty impressive, this. The creators of the following clip, "If I Wanted America to Fail," have managed to cram every hyperbolic rightwing myth about environmentalists into one handy 5-minute video digest. If you'd like to know exactly how big business wants you to view environmentalism, look no further: It's both a little creepy and hilariously over-the-top (who is that actor, and can I book him for my upcoming community theater production of 'A Young Mr. Burns'?). The video is produced by Free Market America, a project of Americans for Limited Government, a right-wing group chaired by the New York real estate magnate Howard Rich . Rich also sits on the board of the Cato Institute, the libertarian think tank founded and funded by the Koch brothers . As you likely know, this contingent of libertarian activists has recently concerned itself with rolling back environmental ...

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