day of reckoning en Veteran Journalist Says ‘F*** Earth Day,’ Calls for ‘Radical Response’ to Climate <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Former NPR producer wants ‘Day of Reckoning’ on environmental issues, compares climate change to slavery. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/sean-long">Sean Long</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr"><em><strong>Editor’s Note: Some content in this story may be considered offensive.</strong></em></p><p dir="ltr">As cloying environmentalists celebrated Earth Day,&nbsp;one long-time&nbsp;journalist bashed the holiday, saying “Fuck Earth Day.”</p><p dir="ltr">In an&nbsp;<a href="">F-bomb ridden blog</a>&nbsp;for The Nation called “Let This Earth Day Be The Last,” Wen Stephenson&nbsp;called for the end of Earth Day. Stephenson was a&nbsp;producer for NPR and&nbsp;an&nbsp;editor for The Boston Globe and The Atlantic.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Sean Long is Staff Writer at the Media Research Center. <a href="" target="_blank">Follow Sean Long on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> MRC Business MRC Business Climate Change Environment Media alarmism Climate Change day of reckoning Earth Day eco-radical Environmentalism fossil fuel Global Warming green denial radicalism slavery comparison Wen Stephenson Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:51:13 +0000 julia.seymour 46075 at