May 9, 2020 • 1HR 5M

The Ecoterrorists Acting in "Feral Defense of Wild Nature"

Jason Fields
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Ecoterrorism isn’t a word you hear a lot these days and it’s usually associated with groups like Greenpeace. That might be changing. In 2011, a biotechnology researcher was shot and killed in Mexico. A group called ITS took credit. "We have said it before, we act without any compassion in the feral defense of Wild Nature," reads the group’s manifesto.


Is the new generation of activists using violence to save the planet or satisfy a darker, more nihilist urge?


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