The goal is NOT the environment, but total Socialist control.
“We Must Embrace Environmentalism, For Socialism To Survive-Hans-Jochen Vogel, Chairman of the West German Social Democratic Party-1989
Gorbachev said in 1987 that ENVIRONMENTALISM would be the vehicle for Socialist control of the world.
And, as things look at present, they may very well be correct........
The neo-malthusians use socialism only because it works. They want to cut 95% of the human population, eliminate these excess people.