by μ / Earth First! Newswire
In an effort to bring some humor to a catastrophic global scenario, and to call out all the profiteers of the destruction of our planet, we are pleased to announce the first edition of Greenwashing Digest. Here you will find a collection of the most insipid, ironic, and strange ways that people, corporations, and news outlets flaunt their “green-ness” while covering the tracks of environmental devastation.
This was in the Guardian’s Environment section??
Delaware’s new “socially responsible corporations” legislation will lead to “evolution of capitalism.”
New designs create illusion of habitat for onlookers, same old shit for the animals.
According to the Guardian, living sustainably is important (unless you’re Al Gore).
(real title of article: “Should Sustainability Professionals Fly Less?”)
6. Your Daily Fix of Technofix Porn (sponsored by the New York Times)
Never mind atrocious cancer rates in poor neighborhoods, virtually non-existent safety plans, and constantly-rising costs–this new nuclear plant wants to go up in style!
After Obama’s demand that the KXL pipeline should not aggravate climate change, the race is on for the best way to pretend that it won’t!