Late Seventies Eighties, Today, Eighties Nineties discussed on Champagne Sharks
Frustration with environmentalists queasy response to his ideas about immigration led him to start his own his own movement. And from there you kind of go into could dealey escape. May i was wondering if you could talk about that moment. Where he breaks from zero population growth in connects with critically escape main. Who could heal escaped. Me is yeah so credit escape. is She's a woman who was in an heiress to the Fortune gives are very wealthy family. That are sort of a branch of the even wealthier mellon family. There's sort of together. American capitalist aristocracy Tinton in cornelius may met through one or another of these conservationist organizations and shared and analysis shared a shared anxieties about the what they saw as the deficiency of the environmentalist and conservationist movements to take up the nativist. 'cause to be in their estimation be honest about the pressures that mass immigration was putting on on the environment and so it was that relationship that enabled canton to start his own organizations to start founding and cultivating these institutions. Which may she was. Not the only funder There were a variety of other folks that they knew that she connected him with that he courted courted Relationships that cultivated over the course of the eighties nineties and really up until and after her death. cornelius me was the was the primary funder of these organizations. All of which have sort of innocuous sounding names like federation for american immigration reform center for immigration studies but which have had a very insidious effect on our politics insofar as kind of formalize A latent white nationalist worldview And may his his correspondence with canton's correspondence with scape may was able to read through in quote at length in the book in show how he played on her fears about Basically like kind of racial displacement which was a concern that she shared a lot of kind of far right intellectuals of the time the time being the late seventies eighties and still today that are kind of given different.