Six new books expose environmentalism’s false friends, analyse the idea of ‘environment’, explain renewable energy, trace the history of oceans, expose Monsanto’s Round-Up, and examine UK science denial
Author Archive | Ian Angus
An appeal from David Suzuki: The activists who are fighting the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion need your help now!
How can socialism be rejuvenated to ensure social parity, democratic processes, and environmental sustainability for humanity?
To bring about meaningful change, the resolution proposed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez must be part of an ecological revolution with a broad social base.
Defenders of capitalism claim global poverty is declining. Their arguments are intellectually dishonest and unsupported by facts.
Climate is just one part of the Earth System. If we focus on that alone, we will misunderstand the complexity of the danger posed by unprecedented planetary change.
A Marxist perspective on the mass Indigenous movement that is in the vanguard of the fight for climate justice in Canada
‘Farming, Food and Nature’ offers a powerful critique of industrial livestock production, but fails to challenge the profit-system that drives it.
Start the new year with these new books for reds and greens. End of the Megafauna. Brave New Arctic. The Big Heat. The End of Ice. Socialist Register 2019.
New report shows that recent extreme weather could not have happened without warming caused by human-induced climate change.
The oceans are heating up faster than predicted, and the speed is accelerating. Expect higher seas, stronger storms, and extreme precipitation.
The health of Earth’s ecosystem is the foundation of all health. Individuals cannot live healthy or happy lives in poisoned ecosystems and unhealthy communities.
The 1930s Dust Bowl presaged today’s global ecological crises. Hannah Holleman’s brilliant new book shows how and why capital destroys the soil that all life depends on.
Climate science deniers say warming stopped from 1998 to 2013, and temperatures are now falling. Both claims are blatantly false.
The 137 articles we published in Climate & Capitalism this year were read by more people than ever before. These were the most popular …
Michael Löwy initiates a wide-ranging debate on the great transition from capitalist destruction to a just and sustainable future
New evidence not only strengthens the EPA’s 2009 endangerment finding, it shows that greenhouse gas impacts could be much worse than expected
Jonathan Neale says climate activists must reject climate taxes: they harm the poor, and do little to actually slow climate change
Québec solidaire, which won 16% of the popular vote in October, will make climate change its main political campaign in the coming year
70% of all bacteria live deep in the earth, constituting a reserve of carbon and biodiversity that vastly outnumbers and outweighs all humans combined