Canadian journalist Donna Laframboise. Former National Post & Toronto Star columnist, past vice president of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association. New posts: Mondays & Wednesdays.
For some people, environmentalism has become a religion. With its own hellfire-and-brimstone preachers.
Al Gore, the revivalist environmental preacher. Spoofed by a Niel Diamond tribute vocalist.
Info about the original song, Brother Love’s Traveling Salvation Show, here. Diamond sings it on a Johnny Cash show, explaining its origins (to skip intro, begin at 2:12):