Whether you like capitalism or not, all of that capitalist activity has made our environment dirtier and less healthy, right?

Wrong. George Mason University economist Donald Boudreaux explained to the John Locke Foundation’s Shaftesbury Society today how industrialized societies have been “cleaned by capitalism.” In the video clip below, he offers one example.

2:15 p.m. update: Click play below to watch the full 52:43 event.

You’ll find other John Locke Foundation video presentations here.