John Bellamy Foster’s new book is a call for urgent action and an intervention into the debates about the kind of action needed to win this “race” for the future.
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We need to build stronger links and collaboration with movements for climate justice in the global South – not draw up plans to reduce their numbers (more…)
By Simon Butler Green Left Weekly, March 7, 2009 The free market has got us into this mess, and the free market will get us out of it. This nonsensical idea is at the heart of all carbon trading measures, the Rudd government’s Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS) included. Nicholas Stern, the economist asked by […]
“People and the environment — not saving an inherently destructive economic system — must come first” (more…)
“Too many people” arguments provide no solution to the global warming crisis (more…)
Many environmentalists believe that environmental destruction is a product of “overpopulation”, and that the world is already “full up.” Are population reduction strategies essential to solving the climate crisis? (more…)