Reading matters

Ecosocialist Bookshelf: Mid-July, 2020

Six new books ... Greta Thunberg’s story; Fighting corporate food systems; Revolutionaries on climate; Food and revolution; A case for meat; Our carbon world

Film review

Is lab-grown meat the future of food?

Documentary on 'clean meat' fails to question the technology's rationale and blindly accepts dubious claims made by its promoters

Real rides and fantasies

Cars and drivers in the age of inequality

A magazine for fans of very expensive cars unexpectedly exposes the gross economic inequality that characterizes the U.S. today

Reading in Lockdown

Ecosocialist Bookshelf, June 2020

Books we're reading this month … The Life of V. Gordon Childe; The Tragedy of US Science; Four Billion Years of Life; Marx and Climate Crisis; Tell the Bosses We’re Coming; Essays on Red Rosa