Every degree of global warming will push a billion people out of the human survival zone
“A conscious and collective struggle to stop capitalism’s hell-bound train is our only hope for a better world.”
The gap between the world’s richest and poorest countries is 25 percent larger than it would have been without climate change
Mining in late capitalism; Green New Deal; The Pentagon and climate change; Big Oil vs democracy; Climate justice; Nature in Canada; History of human labor
At UN conference, Greta condemns government and corporate refusal to take effective action to reduce emissions.
When population is cast as the problem, restrictions like fertility control, heightened borders, dispossession, detention and imprisonment are posed as the solutions
‘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.
The real power of mass civil disobedience is not its ability to shock the powerful into listening, but rather its potential to draw masses of people into action.
Book review and full video of meeting to launch ‘System Change Not Climate Change: A Revolutionary Response to Environmental Crisis.’
There are no easy fixes, but to succeed, climate activists must build a broader movement to challenge and transcend global capitalism
There is an enormous unused human potential waiting to be drawn into the job of saving the ecosphere. How can it be mobilized?
We need truly radical measures, and ultimately a different kind of government with the political will to lead, coordinate and consolidate the transition
Climate change, caused by industrialized rich countries, is responsible for the disaster now unfolding in Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi
Mary Robinson wants change, but her commitment to global elites prevents her from confronting the system that causes and maintains global injustice.
Activists from System Change Not Climate Change discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the Green New Deal proposal, and how the left should respond.
To bring about meaningful change, the resolution proposed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez must be part of an ecological revolution with a broad social base.
A Marxist perspective on the mass Indigenous movement that is in the vanguard of the fight for climate justice in Canada
In ‘Climate Justice,’ grassroots activists from around the world, mostly women, tell their stories. A powerful and compassionate book.
New books: Essays for Richard Levins … The Earth is not for Sale … Defending Howard Zinn … The Rise of Capitalism … Degrowth … Climate Justice … Below Freezing