Dinesh Paudel

Dinesh Paudel

Dinesh Paudel, a native of Nepal, is associate professor of sustainable development at Appalachian State University. He has conducted extensive research on development and climate change in Nepal.

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Opinion | The real tragedy behind the Everest traffic jam: climate catastrophe and the capitalist malaise at the heart of contemporary life

Everest is one in a long list of indigenous holy sites that have become commodified and sold to the wealthy. While these experiences are packaged as a chance to get closer to nature, the underlying theme is of conquest.

9 Jun 2019 - 9:32AM

Everest is one in a long list of indigenous holy sites that have become commodified and sold to the wealthy. While these experiences are packaged as a chance to get closer to nature, the underlying theme is of conquest.

The real tragedy behind the Everest traffic jam: climate catastrophe and the capitalist malaise at the heart of contemporary life