Monday 16 Jul 2018 | 13:09 | SYDNEY
Monday 16 Jul 2018 | 13:09 | SYDNEY

Friday linkage: Israel, Panetta, India, Estonia, conservatism and more

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

1 June 2012 16:38

When you feel no grief over a forest cut down or an old tree uprooted or a beloved beach eroded, you have ceased to be a conservative. When your response to the environment is solely instrumental - when you conceive it solely as something to be exploited rather than conserved - you are merely a capitalist.