Climate/Capitalism feed

Posted: 24/05/17
‘Save the planet: Plant a Tree!’ It sounds good, but scientists say we can’t avoid dangerous climate change without rapid cuts in fossil fuel use, starting now.
Posted: 19/05/17
Thanks to positive feedback from a geochemist reader, I now have a much better understanding of the global carbon dioxide cycle.
Posted: 12/05/17
The ideologues who try to drive a wedge between Marx and Engels must ignore the simple fact that Marx read and approved of Engels’ most important work.
Posted: 07/05/17
Five new books on climate change, the Anthropocene, water, and food. Plus: an inspiring account of the Russian Revolution by award-winning science fiction writer China Miéville.
Posted: 06/05/17
For these politicians, it’s a matter of political principle: Earth’s ability to support life must be undermined as quickly and thoroughly as possible.
Posted: 04/05/17
Should ecosocialists support or distance themselves from the author of This Changes Everything? Richard Smith and John Bellamy Foster discuss the prominent activist’s role.
Posted: 04/05/17
And at the same time, Paul Burkett has published a brilliant article that is essential reading for everyone who is concerned about changing and saving the world.
Posted: 02/05/17
That trillions of dollars in resources and scientific talent are devoted to war rather than to ending poverty, disease, and environmental destruction is among the greatest tragedies in all human history.
Posted: 01/05/17
Seven essential essays and reports for activists who aim to change the world and save the world
Posted: 28/04/17
Should ecosocialists reject a program that includes carbon pricing? Ian Angus and John Bellamy Foster reply to Daniel Tanuro’s criticism of their approach.