The fires that are happening in the Brazilian Amazon region attest to the rise of a new world psychosis: a fixation on environmentalism. The remedy proposed to cure this new disease consists of a universal prescription: stop economic growth and development.
Let us consider the facts.
Since Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro took office earlier this year, international pressure has grown immensely over the alleged deforestation of the Amazon region. This concern acquired the features of a drama during the recent fire.