Ecopolitics is an interesting word. It sometimes means the politics of economics and sometimes the politics of the environmental movement. In today’s world, it means both since everything the environmental movement does affects both politics and the economy.
Maybe you think this is a big yawn, but before you stop reading and flip to the comics page, consider this:
The regulations and taxes that U.S. environmental policy has placed on the American manufacturing, mining, agricultural and travel industries have cost every single one of us money. The question is, was that money spent worth the gain?