Modernist Environmentalism on the Rise? A New Hope

Okay, so here's a repost of an earlier posting with less... contempt for those who disagree with what I see as so positive and obvious.

Saw an article on slate talking about a schism that occurred in the mid 2000s

[Slate article]

And here is a talk mentioned by one of the harbingers of that movement in the article.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1TMZDoek1DA

Do you think we need to conserve our way out of all of our environmental problems? Go with a sort of green austerity movement for the planet to reign in the parasitic activity of human beings? Then I'd suggest you take a look/listen to the arguments contained in that video talk. They have the stronger hand.