Originally Posted by Haligan
I've heard the terms. The alternative media talks about agenda 21 all the time.
Many people have heard the terms, but not many understand what they imply. What could possibly be bad about "Sustainability", etc.?
Among other things, they imply a reduction in, or at the very least, a non-growth of population and/or a tightly controlled standard of living at a level considerably below what the developed world enjoys today.
A brief overview is on Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sustainable_development