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Behind the 'Green Economy' – A new drive to commodify nature

Faced with an even more complex and deeper crisis, capitalism is launching a fresh attack that combines the old austerity measures with an offensive to create new sources of profit and growth through the “Green Economy” agenda.  ++++++++++++++++++ by Christophe No to the Green Economy,  February 8,  2012 A New Phase of Capitalist Expansion and […]

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Clean Coal – A Contradiction In Terms

Both major U.S. political parties have made clean coal central to their election platforms. The newly-reelected Canadian government says that clean coal technology will ensure that Canada meeets its  greenhouse gas emission targets. Fact: There is no such thing as clean coal. (more…)

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U.S. Issues Stealth Report on Climate Change

It’s well known in Public Relations circles that the best way to avoid media coverage of unpleasant or controversial information is to release it on Friday afternoon, after the reporters have gone home. The Bush administration did just that last week, issuing the 19-months-late US Climate Action Report with the least-possible publicity. Climate Science Watch, […]

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