Tree huggers go corporate with Eaton spokesman

Remember the good old days when green activists were hemp-wearing hippies who enjoyed getting tear-gassed at WTO meetings? It was a time Kevin O'Brien would have loved, the days when few believed in global warming because it occasionally got cold outside. Environmentalists who spread the message of doom and gloom had to employ nuns just to get heard in corporate board rooms. But times are changing. The Environmental Defense Action Fund, a D.C. lobbying group, has officially gone corporate. Its website brags of partnerships with the likes of DuPont, Wal-Mart, and McDonald’s. Call it a beautiful episode of pragmatism…
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