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Kirkpatrick Sale

Kirkpatrick Sale is a cofounder of the New York Green Party, and contributing editor at the Nation. He lives in New York City.

— From July 1996
Essays, Memoirs, and True Stories

At The Altar Of Progress

It is characteristic of industrialism to make swift and thorough use of nature’s stored-up treasures and living organisms (called “resources”) without regard to the stability or sustainability of the world that provides them.

July 1996
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