Where do we come up with a thought like that? From what people tell us, that’s where.
For the first time in 2018, the GSS asked respondents if they agreed or disagreed with the assertion that natural environments tend to be uninteresting. The results wouldn’t surprise Teddy Roosevelt anymore than they should surprise Al Gore:
Does the subcontinent seem dirty to you? How about the skies over China? Rendezvous points for aliens illegally crossing the US-Mexico border? Have more trouble spotting a fellow black camper than a black bear? These differential outlooks are a big clue as to why.
The green movement sold Gaia’s soul to the race hustlers and the Chambers of Commerce a long time ago.
GSS variables used: NATLACK(1-2)(3-4), RACECEN1(1)(2)(4-10), HISPANIC(1)(2-50), BORN, PARTYID(0-1)(2-4,7)(5-6)