It's an excellent piece and should be widely syndicated.
A spectre is haunting American environmentalism, says James Gustave Speth, the spectre of failure. From environment360
- Tuesday October 21 2008 17.46 BST
The US environmental movement is failing – by any measure, the state of the earth has never been more dire. What's needed, a leading environmentalist writes, is a new, inclusive green politics that challenges basic assumptions about consumerism and unlimited growth.