07 Mar '12, 4pm

Environmentalism Isn't Socialism Or Capitalism. So What Is It?:

Environmentalism Isn't Socialism Or Capitalism. So What Is It?:

Capitalism as the Natural Order is Nonsense This is where the "nature as teacher" argument gets interesting, because while socialism and communism have usually been communicated in explicitly political terms—that is, they are argued as being the best way to ensure prosperity for the greatest number of people—capitalism, and I am talking about red blooded free market neo-liberal capitalism here, has regularly been put forward as the "natural order of things" in this dog eat dog world. (Either that or a God-ordained reality in our dominion over the earth.)

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/economics/environmentalism-isnt...

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