Defenders of capitalism, joined by some on the left, are attacking the young woman who has become the symbol of a mass movement. Our place is by her side.
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.
There are no easy fixes, but to succeed, climate activists must build a broader movement to challenge and transcend global capitalism
Canadian NGOs have launched a “Pact for a Green New Deal.” Will they build the movement that’s needed to win real changes?
Marxist environmental essays … Science and the Anthropocene … Is disaster avoidable? … Capitalism at sea … Beef and class struggle … Climate and the biggest volcano
New report investigates how US unions are addressing climate change — and why and how their positions vary.
Continuing our discussion on the strengths and weaknesses of the Green New Deal proposal, and how the left should respond.
It would be criminal if political criticisms keep the organized left from supporting and joining the Extinction Rebellion campaign. Three articles from the British left …
Michael Löwy reviews two important books for ecosocialists: ‘Karl Marx’s Ecosocialism’ by Kohei Saito, and ‘Red-Green Revolution’ by Victor Wallis.
We need truly radical measures, and ultimately a different kind of government with the political will to lead, coordinate and consolidate the transition
Climate & Capitalism supports the Kickstarter campaign to re-establish Science for the People as a powerful voice for radical science
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
Break the power of capitalists and guarantee a vibrant natural world that is home for humanity and all forms of life, for many generations to come.
Activists from System Change Not Climate Change discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the Green New Deal proposal, and how the left should respond.
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
An appeal from David Suzuki: The activists who are fighting the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion need your help now!
To bring about meaningful change, the resolution proposed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez must be part of an ecological revolution with a broad social base.
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.
Michael Löwy initiates a wide-ranging debate on the great transition from capitalist destruction to a just and sustainable future
Jonathan Neale says climate activists must reject climate taxes: they harm the poor, and do little to actually slow climate change