Pascal Husting

Greenpeace hypocrite flies 250km to and from work

The sanctimony and hypocrisy of Greenpeace and the other green taliban warriors is astonishing.

The latest episode of “do as we say not as we do” hypocrisy is the case of a senior manager who flied 250km to his job.

One of Greenpeace?s most senior executives commutes 250 miles to work by plane, despite the environmental group?s campaign to curb air travel, it has emerged.

Pascal Husting, Greenpeace International?s international programme director, said he began “commuting between Luxembourg and Amsterdam” when he took the job in 2012 and currently made the round trip about twice a month.

The flights, at 250 euros for a round trip, are funded by Greenpeace, despite its campaign to curb “the growth in aviation”, which it says “is ruining our chances of stopping dangerous climate change?.

One Greenpeace volunteer on Monday described Mr Husting’s travel arrangements as “almost unbelievable”.

Another said they were cancelling their payments to support Greenpeace in the wake of the disclosure and series of other damaging revelations of of disarray and financial mismanagement at the organisation,?in documents leaked to the Guardian newspaper.? Read more »