Covid-19 exposes capitalism’s gross inability to meet human needs. We must demand immediate measures to help people survive and recover.
Every degree of global warming will push a billion people out of the human survival zone
How pigs became commodities and key elements of the interlocked social, economic and political institutions of US capitalism.
Activists from four continents plan activity, elect steering committee, and call for solidarity with the workers who are risking their lives for us all
Ocean currents create ‘microplastic hotspots’ with up to 1.9 million pieces per square metre
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
Global food price increases could be worse than in the 2008 crisis, causing major shortages and increased malnutrition in the global south.
170 Dutch academics sign manifesto for sustainable, equal and diverse societies based on international solidarity
New studies show global warming is raising the risk of sudden, near total collapse of the wild populations that sustain human society.
Once icons of radical environmentalism, the views they now promote lead to a self-defeating mix of scapegoating, isolation and nihilist adventurism.
Oil companies face severe problems now, but in the long run the industry giants may be bigger and even more dangerous to life on Earth.
20th century ecology moved from racism and eugenics to studies of undisturbed natural ecosystems. Today, ecological science must integrate social sciences.