Covid-19 exposes capitalism’s gross inability to meet human needs. We must demand immediate measures to help people survive and recover.
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
In the Global North it is a ‘novel threat.’ In the South, it extends the common experience of brutal assaults accompanied by waves of illness and death
The last remaining underexploited economy in southeast Asia offers new opportunities for capital accumulation with a green veneer
A socialist biologist explains the tight links between new viruses, industrial food production, and the profitability of multinational corporations.
What’s behind the breakdown of the relationship between human society and the natural world on which we depend?
Methodological nitpicking obscures the undeniable fact that a ludicrously small number of individuals hold the same amount of wealth as billions of others
CSR is a public replations framework that lets corporations greenwash their public images, pretending to change so that everything can remain the same
Environmental destruction isn’t driven by human nature or mistaken ideas. It is an inevitable consequence of a system built on capital accumulation.
‘Into the Tempest’ argues for a transnational popular project that leads to globalization from below
Capitalism will not and cannot prevent climate disaster. A socialist response at governmental and societal level is an historic necessity.
Video: What would a just and ecologically sustainable society look like? If the current economic system can’t respond, what strategies will advance our struggle?
A compelling first-hand study shows that fishing is a deadly occupation because capitalism forces workers to take terrible risks in order to survive.
There is a good reason why there are blue skies in much of the United States while those of us living in Northeast Asia are choking — most of their factories have moved over here.
Two views of food and farming. The origin of climate science denial. The high cost of living well. And a socialist who mostly disagrees with ecosocialism
Ethanol and biodiesel boost corporate profits while doing nothing to solve the world’s growing social and environmental crises
By keeping these simple ideas in mind in all our struggles, we can begin to create a world worthy of our best instincts and desires
Defenders of capitalism claim global poverty is declining. Their arguments are intellectually dishonest and unsupported by facts.
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.
A superb popular account of what’s wrong with capitalism and what working people must do to get rid of it. Highly recommended!