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The Neo-Green Contradictions

Because Ed Abbey and David Foster Wallace are no longer around, I’m nominating Charles Bowden to attend this upcoming¬†conference sponsored by the European Science Foundation: Eco-Chic: Connecting Ethical, Sustainable and Elite Consumption As anthropologist Adam Fish observes: Eco-chic, like many other socio-cultural manifestations of neoliberalism is rife with contradiction. The fundamental contradiction being that it…Continue Reading…