Archive | September, 2007

Ecosocialism for the 21st Century

Over 100 people attended the public meeting on “Ecosocialism for the 21st Century” in Vancouver, B.C. on Friday September 21, 2007. The speakers were: Joel Kovel, author of The Enemy of Nature: The End of Capitalism or The End of the World and editor of the journal Capitalism, Nature Socialism Hugo Blanco, the principal leader […]

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Carbon Pricing Problem: It Doesn’t Work

It’s an article of faith among capitalist economists that the best solution to “market failure” is “more markets.” Convert the problem into a commodity, and the market will magically solve it. John Bellamy Foster writes: “For orthodox economists, ecological degradation is evidence of market failure. The market is unable to guide firms in the efficient […]

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