Climate/Capitalism feed

Posted: 20/04/19
Five new books. Marine disease rises; Energy, food, nature, and the future; Civilizations and planet; Political economy of carbon; Understanding microbiome science

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Posted: 18/04/19
Part One of a discussion of the disruption of the global nitrogen cycle by an economic system that values profits more than life itself.

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Posted: 17/04/19
“The National Park model of excluding indigenous peoples and local communities is fundamentally flawed. We have witnessed countless examples of human rights abuses in conservation projects.”

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Posted: 12/04/19
Only a mass socialist, feminist, internationalist, pro-peasant, anti-racist, indigenous, and anti-colonial movement can save humanity

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Posted: 11/04/19
Warming of over 2 degrees Celsius is above the global average and well above the average of the rest of the Arctic region 

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Posted: 03/04/19
Ethanol and biodiesel boost corporate profits while doing nothing to solve the world’s growing social and environmental crises
Posted: 29/03/19
Michael Löwy reviews two important books for ecosocialists: ‘Karl Marx’s Ecosocialism’ by Kohei Saito, and ‘Red-Green Revolution’ by Victor Wallis.
Posted: 25/03/19
There is an enormous unused human potential waiting to be drawn into the job of saving the ecosphere. How can it be mobilized?
Posted: 24/03/19
We need truly radical measures, and ultimately a different kind of government with the political will to lead, coordinate and consolidate the transition
Posted: 19/03/19
Forget jokes about crossing the road. New research identifies chickens as a vivid symbol of the transformation of the biosphere in our time