New York Times
| by Neil Gross

In a Dec. 14 New York Times op-ed titled “Is Environmentalism Just for Rich People?” Neil Gross, Charles A. Dana Professor of Sociology, discusses the issue of whether or not environmentalism is a “boutique issue, a cause only the well-off can afford to worry about.” Gross compares the situation with the recent Yellow Vest protests in France and the environmental movement in the United States, noting that “differences between urban and rural, new economy and old, college educated versus working class and cosmopolitan versus local loom larger than ever.”

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