If we seek to help transform our world into what God intends it to be, we have to look square in the eye the legacies that shape current actions and outrages. The assumption that persons have the right to take from others without accountability is deeply embedded in our cultural DNA.
Still, if we forgo natural gas, what are our alternatives? And that was my stance too until I read McKibben's article. Now I'm fiercely on the environmental side. How did he persuade me? His masterful command of language.