environmentalism : "a cloudy mixture of New Age mysticism, Native American folklore, and primitive earth worship."
Environmentalism has grown into an industry of interest groups, lobbyists, litigators, impact assessors and bureaucrats who rely on warnings of impending disaster to sustain and expand their enterprises. It is much the same with their opponents, for whom the wolf is always at the door—notwithstanding numerous examples of their somehow surviving what they had vehemently insisted were business-killing regulations. Both sides reacted in predictable ways when climate change reared its political head in the early 1990s.
Ah, No ... the warmists, the watermellons, they have based their entire premise upon Junk Science, a consensus without foundation and a complete detach from current reality !