Al Gore – green messiah or flawed politico April 3, 2007Posted by Andreas in Environment, Politics, Society, Sustainable Living.
Since the release of An Inconvenient Truth, Al Gore has been the darling of liberal greenies the world over. The movie won an Oscar and some have Gore down as a firm favourite for the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize.
Among US establishment progressives there has been considerable lobbying (so far unsuccessful) to get Gore to run for the presidency in 2008, but not everyone thinks that his prescriptions for an ailing planet are the bee’s knees. Here’s a libertarian take on why Al Gore won’t save the world.