” ….. suddenly, the international peace movement had a lot less to do. Pro-Soviet groups in the West were discredited. Many of their members moved into the environmental movement, bringing with them their eco-Marxism and pro-Sandinista sentiments.
A lot of those in the peace movement were anti-American and, to an extent, pro-Soviet. By virtue of their anti-Americanism, they tended to sometimes favor the communist approach. A lot of those people, a lot of those social activists, moved into the environmental movement once the peace movement was no longer relevant.”
Moore went on to say that these environmental activists ” are now using the rhetoric of environmentalism to promote other collectivist agendas, such as class struggle…”
___Patrick Moore ( the guy who FOUNDED Greepeace and who has since left it because it no longer reflects the environmental movement.