These wealthy ecologists: are they hypocritical, do they ride a fashion or are they really sincere in their convictions?
What is an eco-Tartuffe and who are they?
“[…] Dear Nicolas Hulot, I urge you to withdraw from the political ecology to which you have done more harm in a year than all the productivist forces, right and left combined, since the 1970s, when ecology entered politics.
Of course, you are above all the product of the forces that manipulate you: E. Leclerc, L'Oréal, Bouygues, TF1 and more broadly the multinationals that finance you, but also the right neoliberal Nicolas Sarkozy.
It is not your person that we want, but the ideological offensive in which you are the most successful Trojan horse. You almost perfectly embody the capacity of neoliberalism to digest its challenge and to sow confusion among those who resist it. You are all the more effective when you seem completely oblivious to it. The ideology of which you are the vector leads to depoliticize the ecological issue and the reflection on productivism. It suggests that consumer society or neoliberalism are compatible with the preservation of the planet. […] ”