The activists are right about one thing. Rights of nature would be far more effective in impeding development and extracting wealth from the land than the current system.
An observation by Rowan Williams, that many of us “don’t want to be human,” is a profound insight.
Environmentalism is growing increasingly anti-capitalist and anti-human.
Now former Texas Agriculture Commissioner Jim Hightower, a very influential voice on the left, has endorsed the extreme ideological agenda.
I believe that time is growing short to throttle this advocacy thrust.