Six important new books: The Return of Nature … Deaths of Despair … Rebel Cinderella … August Bebel … The Green New Deal and Beyond … The Triumph of Doubt
Archive | April, 2020
Global food price increases could be worse than in the 2008 crisis, causing major shortages and increased malnutrition in the global south.
170 Dutch academics sign manifesto for sustainable, equal and diverse societies based on international solidarity
New studies show global warming is raising the risk of sudden, near total collapse of the wild populations that sustain human society.
Once icons of radical environmentalism, the views they now promote lead to a self-defeating mix of scapegoating, isolation and nihilist adventurism.
Oil companies face severe problems now, but in the long run the industry giants may be bigger and even more dangerous to life on Earth.
20th century ecology moved from racism and eugenics to studies of undisturbed natural ecosystems. Today, ecological science must integrate social sciences.
Lucha Indigena (Indigenous Struggle), edited by legendary Peruvian peasant leader Hugo Blanco, translates ‘Ecosocialism or Barbarism’ interview
Essays by pioneering ecosocialist Joel Kovel argue that radical social change is the only way to prevent ecocatastrophe