[Marxism] Climate & Capitalism, August 8, 2011
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August 8, 2011
STOP THE PIPELINE: 10-YEAR-OLD SPEAKS OUT AND SINGS
Ta’Kaiya Blaney inspired the crowd at this August 2011 event at the
Rhizome in Vancouver for the Dene Suline. She is 10 years old, she
speaks from the heart and sings with passion.
SHELL MUST PAY FOR DESTROYING MY VILLAGE
Oil spills have effectively destroyed my community. Local farmers and
fishers were forced to abandon their traditional ways of life. Bodo
Creek is, ecologically speaking, dead.
CAPITALISM’S ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT
CONDEMNS THE SOUTH TO POVERTY … OR GENOCIDE
Samir Amin says that the concept of “ecological footprint” can
increase our understanding of the global environmental crisis … but
only if environmentalists break away from vulgar economics and the
political culture of consensus
CARBON OFFSETS ARE THE WORLD’S WORST PERFORMING COMMODITY
In addition to being a scam that does nothing to reduce emissions, the
do-called clean development mechanism is a disaster for investors who
hoped to profit from climate change.
AUSTERITY SURVIVAL GUIDE
Brian McFadden’s “The Strip”
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OBAMA AND CONGRESS: SACRIFICING THE EARTH ON THE ALTAR OF POLITICS
All equivocation must end, all ties to the Democrats must be severed,
and a new, stronger, more effective movement will rise from the ashes
of Obama’s false promises
ARE SAFE WATER AND TOILETS RESERVED FOR RICH PEOPLE ONLY?
The UN says that access to water and sanitation is a human right … so
why aren’t we seeing any action?
SEVEN QUESTIONS FOR A POPULATIONIST
Is environmental destruction primarily caused by the fundamental
nature of our society, or by the number of people in it? Do we need to
change the way we live, or just change how many of us live this way?
CANADIAN GOVERNMENT LIES ABOUT ITS CLIMATE POLICIES
(IS ANYONE SURPRISED?)
The effectiveness of climate change policies put forward by the
Canadian government has been wildly overestimated, according to a
government-appointed think tank.
Coming soon …
TOO MANY PEOPLE?
Population, Immigration, and the Environmental Crisis
by Ian Angus and Simon Butler
Haymarket Books, 2011
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