It should be noted that this author is also writes for the Journal called "Capitalism Nature Socialism" whose eco-manifesto states, among other things, that ...
"In sum, the capitalist world system is historically bankrupt. It has become an empire unable to adapt, whose very gigantism exposes its underlying weakness. It is, in the language of ecology, profoundly unsustainable, and must be changed fundamentally, nay, replaced, if there is to be a future worth living."
The Obama democrat socialists are intent on "transforming" America back to the 12th century. My opinion is that we conservatives should give them a one-way ticket to socialist North Korea...where they really believe in "equity for all."