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Derrick Jensen on What’s Real

by Staff

Tags: environment, author, Derrick Jensen, Endgame, As the World Burns, Terrain,

Environmentalist Derrick Jensen, author of Endgame and, most recently, As the World Burns, is the closest thing today’s green movement has to Ed Abbey, dispensing unvarnished and often inconvenient truths with a daggerlike delivery. A Q&A with Jensen in the spring issue of Northern California’s Terrain magazine is notable for prompting zinger after zinger sure to either inflame or inspire. A few of my favorites:

Keith Goetzman