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Tag Archives | Naomi Klein
There is much to admire in Naomi Klein’s new book, but she underestimates the danger posed by Trumpism, and doesn’t pose a real alternative. She calls for a Leap, but it isn’t high enough or far enough.
In ‘This Changes Everything,’ Naomi Klein shows that industry interests are opposed to those of ordinary people, a point climate activists have had trouble communicating and been reluctant to embrace
Method in Ecological Marxism; Naomi Klein interview; Shell in the Arctic; Oil-Sands Glut; Human impact on forests; Finance and the biosphere; Honeybees
Video: The author of ‘This Changes Everything’ speaking at the Festival of Dangerous Ideas in Sydney, Australia, September 5, 2015
Naomi Klein and Cardinal Peter Turkson are set to head a prominent climate change conference at the Vatican.
Interview with the author of This Changes Everything: “If you can marry an economic justice agenda with climate action, people will fight for that future”
Leftist critics of Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything need to answer a question she posed: History is knocking at your door: will you answer?
John Bellamy Foster & Brett Clark: Why Naomi Klein’s inspiring book frightens capitalism’s liberal defenders, making them desperate to blunt and undermine its radical message.
The reality of an economic order built on white supremacy is the whispered subtext of our entire response to the climate crisis, and it badly needs to be dragged into the light.
Are the authors of ‘This Changes Everything’ and ‘Marx’s Ecology’ undermining the fight for radical social and environmental change?
This book may well change everything, not because it gets everything right, but because it helps us move forward … more grounded, more savvy and more hopeful
Socialists can’t just criticize neoliberal and liberal responses. We must actively support and build the movements that are confronting the climate crisis
Radicals who attack Klein’s book ‘from the left’ just expose their political irrelevance
John Riddell reviews ‘This Changes Everything’ — a rich resource of fact and argument that every climate justice activist should read, use and share.
Land grabs in 21st century; Science calls for revolution; Corrupt science; Video game challenges polluters
“This is a green labour revolution I’m talking about. An epic vision of healing our country from the ravages of the last 30 years of neoliberalism and healing the planet in the process.”
Bolivia’s enthusiastic commitment to participatory democracy may well prove the summit’s most important contribution … the end result was the most transformative and radical vision so far. (more…)