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Posted: 24/11/20

Recent scientific work strengthens and extends the arguments in Ian Angus’s pathbreaking book on fossil capitalism and the crisis of the Earth System

The post Facing the Anthropocene: An Update first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.
Posted: 23/11/20

Top meteorologist: only a complete transformation of our industrial, energy and transport systems can stop climate change

The post Greenhouse gases set new record, despite Covid-19 lockdown first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.
Posted: 21/11/20

Seven new books and four book reviews. Engels at 200; Capitalist Crime; Eleanor Marx on England; Wheat’s Biography; Early Capitalist Farming; Renewable Energy; Sinking Middle Class

The post Ecosocialist Bookshelf, November 2020 first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.
Posted: 19/11/20

Lawsuit says Tyson Foods ordered sick workers to stay on the line, while bosses wagered money on how many would contract the virus

The post Tyson managers laid bets on how many workers would get Covid-19 first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.
Posted: 13/11/20

John Bellamy Foster’s brilliant recovery of a century of ecological and socialist thought will inform, enable, and inspire a new generation of reds and greens

The post The Return of Nature: Socialism and Ecology first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.

Posted: 05/11/20

It’s not easy to explain Marx’s economics in a clear, straightforward and entertaining way, but Hadas Thier succeeds brilliantly. Nobody has done it better.

The post A People’s Guide to Capitalism first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.

Posted: 27/10/20

Five book announcements and three book reviews. Origin of Covid-19; History of pollutions; Collapse of US farming; Capital today; Social justice and the environment

The post Ecosocialist Bookshelf, October 2020 first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.

Posted: 24/10/20

Continuing Ian Angus’s examination of the ‘deadly trio’ of CO2-driven assaults on ocean life. Part three: ocean warming and permanent heatwaves

The post Triple Crisis in the Anthropocene Ocean. Part Three: The Heat of 3.6 Billion Atom Bombs first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.

Posted: 21/10/20

Voting for liberals won’t work. Nor will isolated actions by small groups. Building mass movements is hard work, but it is the only way to win

The post There is no shortcut to an ecosocialist future first appeared on Climate & Capitalism.

Posted: 15/10/20

Unprecedented global temperatures made last month the hottest September since 1880. 2020 will likely be one of the three warmest years on record.

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