FACTSHEET: Ron Arnold
Executive Vice President, Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise
Advisory Board, National Federal Lands Conference (a property rights group that has hosted Posse Comitatus figure Eugene Schroeder and holocaust denier Eustace Mullins). Former consultant, Dow Chemical. Head of Washington State Chapter of the American Freedom Coalition, the political arm of the Rev. Sun Myung Moon's Unification Church(1989-1991)
The so-called "Father of the Wise Use Movement," Arnold's publications include a series on "EcoTerrorism" for Reason magazine and the book "At the Eye of the Storm: James Watt and the Environmentalists," about the controversial former Secretary of the Interior. Other book titles include "Ecology Wars," and "Ecoterror: The Violent Agenda to Save Nature. "
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