Archive | September, 2008

Six Arguments Against Carbon Trading

In Canada, all five mainstream political parties are promoting some form of “cap and trade” system to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Their plans differ in timing and scope  — but the real problem is that carbon trading won’t do the job, and makes it harder to develop and implement real solutions. (more…)

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Michael Löwy on Ecosocialism and the Fight to Stop Climate Change

Michael Löwy, Research Director in Sociology at the CNRS (National Center for Scientific Research) in Paris, is a member of the coordinating committee of the Ecosocialist International Network. He was interviewed by Foad Rad for the Swedish journal Internationalen. The interview was translated and published this month in International Viewpoint Online magazine. (more…)

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