Politicians, technocrats and scientists have all signed up to an irrational green agenda.
The Extinction Rebellion (XR) protests on London’s streets are drawing to a close. As with its earlier protests, XR’s trademark stunts these past two weeks have drawn vast amounts of coverage and comment. The mainstream debate has focused almost entirely on XR’s tactics and the disruption they cause. XR’s claims and its objectives, however, have never seriously been called into question.