Loathing, Lies and Liberation Theology

Commentary, Environment, Paul Driessen

LA OROYA, Peru–Pitched battles over ideology and public policy certainly are not confined to classrooms or legislative chambers. They are also fought in poor communities of Africa, Asia and Latin America, often pitting multinational corporations against multinational activist groups. The …

Eco-imperialism Won’t Save the Environment

Commentary, Environment, Robert Sopuck

Mr. Driessen calls this “eco-imperialism,” an effective term that appeals to the disdain for the domination of vulnerable or weak societies by the more powerful. This resonates with rural Canadians, especially those engaged in the fur trade and commercial forestry, some of whom are the chief victims of this sort of arrogance.