Bjorn Again!

Posted by bobbapink on Dec 22, 2001 at 13:00 (

Bjorn Again! Fundamentalist Greens Launch Smear Campaign

Suggesting to ideological environmentalists that the natural world is not about to collapse under the assault of a greedy and heedless humanity is akin to telling a convention of Southern Baptist preachers that gambling, drinking and dancing are not sins. In both circumstances, the Green ideologues and the Baptists will denounce you as a venal heretic who must be cast out of the company of decent men and women before you contaminate them with your dangerous ideas.

Bjorn Lomborg, the author of the superb book The Skeptical Environmentalist: Measuring the Real State of the World, just published by Cambridge University Press, has raised the ire of the environmental fundamentalists. Consequently, this former Greenpeace member is now suffering through a savage disinformation campaign orchestrated by some of the world’s largest and most prominent environmentalist lobbying groups, including the World Wildlife Fund and the World Resources Institute.


I have not yet read the Skeptical Environmentalist but given the amount of attention it's getting from the environuts, I fully intend to

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