‘Farming, Food and Nature’ offers a powerful critique of industrial livestock production, but fails to challenge the profit-system that drives it.
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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
“The melting and sea level rise we’ve observed already will be dwarfed as climate continues to warm”
This year’s increase in carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels and industry is the largest in seven years. CO2 in the atmosphere has hit a new high.
Five important new books for reds and greens. Dust Bowls of Empire. Oil, Power and War. The Big Muddy. Never Home Alone. The Neoliberal Diet.
Thousands of Australian primary and high school students walked out of school on November 30 to demand real action on climate change.
Lancet climate change report shows worsening health risks from heat and heatwaves, infectious diseases, and food security
Kohei Saito honored for his brilliant study of Marx’s views on the relationship between society and nature
Summary of major U.S. government report that warns of major threats to human health and safety, quality of life, and economic growth