Climate and Capitalism: December 1, 2009
- CLIMATE AND CAPITALISM
An online journal focusing on capitalism, climate change,
and the ecosocialist alternative.
December 1, 2009
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CANADA THREATENS THE WELL-BEING OF THE WORLD
“Until now I believed that the nation which has done most to sabotage
a new climate change agreement was the United States. I was wrong. The
real villain is Canada.
COPENHAGEN AND SEATTLE:
FROM CLIMATE DENIALISM TO ACTIVIST ALLIANCES
Patrick Bond: We need to learn the main lesson from Seattle: by
walking out and halting a bad deal in Copenhagen, we can together
pave the way for subsequent progress
ECUADOR: DIRTY WAR IN THE AMAZON
In the Ecuadorean Amazon basin our thirst for oil has triggered an
eco-disaster: wholesale pollution and catastrophic cancer rates.
THE REAL SCANDAL IN THE
HACKED CLIMATE CHANGE E-MAILS CONTROVERSY
To doubt the greenhouse effect or to doubt major anthropogenic climate
change is about as sensible as doubting anthropogenic lung cancer
IS CHINA TO BLAME FOR CLIMATE CHANGE?
Western rulers are attempting to deflect responsibility by obscuring
their part in pushing up China’s carbon emissions
COMMONWEALTH SHOULD SUSPEND CANADA
“If the Commonwealth is serious about holding its members to account,
then threatening the lives of millions of people in developing
countries should lead to the suspension of Canada’s membership