News Digest Item
18 Apr 2017

“Us hypocrites”

Süddeutsche Zeitung

The German population’s awareness of environmental issues shown in a recent survey by the federal environment ministry is commendable - but the reality showed that respondents did not live up to their own values, writes Christoph Behrens in an opinion piece in Süddeutsche Zeitung. “Somehow it is clear to everyone that the “very threatening” environmental problems also had to do with one’s own consumption, but this realisation is lost in the store,” writes Behrens.

Read the opinion piece in German here.

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