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The Books That Begat ‘Big Green’

August 26, 2015

A handful of doomsaying bestsellers has made possible today's politically powerful environmental movement.

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A handful of doomsaying bestsellers has made possible today's politically powerful environmental movement. These books fail both as they describe science as they predicted the future, yet they are still influential, seriously hampering economic and technological progress that would have saved the lives of millions of the world's poor.

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Paul Driessen is a senior policy advisor with the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT) and the Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise.
pdriessen@cox.net
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Ron Arnold is executive vice president of the Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise and a policy advisor to The Heartland Institute.
arnold.ron@gmail.com @ron_arnold