"So what, you may be thinking. It's a good cause, and DiCaprio seems like a good guy. If people wanted to volunteer to help him out, what's the harm? Besides, those Hollywood types can afford to skip a paycheck or two.
That may be true. But as I see it, it's impossible to discuss -- and attack -- climate change without addressing issues of social class and economy. Encouraging conscious consumerism without addressing the underlying class and labor issues is irresponsible -- no matter how green the product, how progressive the process."