[Marxism] Climate & Capitalism, August 5, 2011

Ian Angus ecosocialism at gmail.com
Tue Aug 2 06:53:27 MDT 2011


CLIMATE AND CAPITALISM
An online journal focusing on capitalism, climate change, and the
ecosocialist alternative.
http://climateandcapitalism.com
Follow C&C on Facebook: http://tinyurl.com/5teq6xm
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August 5, 2011

GREAT RECESSION CAUSES RECORD HIGH WEALTH GAPS
BETWEEN WHITES, BLACKS, HISPANICS
http://climateandcapitalism.com/?p=5096
U.S. government data explodes the myth that capitalism has overcome
racial inequality. Reality: it’s getting worse.

FROM ‘COMMON GOODS’ TO THE ‘COMMON GOOD OF HUMANITY’
http://climateandcapitalism.com/?p=5090
21st century socialism must incorporate the ‘Common Good of Humanity,’
defined in terms of our relationship with nature as a central plank of
its policies.

WWF-ENDORSED LOGGING COMPANIES TRADE IN ILLEGAL TIMBER
http://climateandcapitalism.com/?p=5081
“It’s shocking that one of the world’s most trusted conservation
groups deems it acceptable to take money from such companies”

COAL SEAM GAS:
A FRACKING SONG
http://climateandcapitalism.com/?p=5052
Coal seam gas, shove it up their assets,
Take your power back, don’t let them frack

SEX, LIES, AND STATISTICAL CORRELATION:
A CAVEAT FOR POPULATIONISTS
http://climateandcapitalism.com/?p=5038
The next time someone tells you that population growth has been proven
to cause climate change, tell them about the academic study that
‘proves’ penis length affects economic growth

BACKGROUND READING FOR WORLD AT A CROSSROADS CONFERENCE
http://climateandcapitalism.com/?p=5010
The second World at a Crossroads; Climate Change, Social Change
conference will be held in Melbourne Australia, September 30-October
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Other recent articles

BOLIVIA: CUT WAR SPENDING TO AID
VICTIMS OF CLIMATE CHANGE
http://climateandcapitalism.com/?p=5005
“A positive initiative would significantly reduce military spending
and allocate monies to a fund that addresses the impacts of climate
change in developing countries.”
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Coming soon …

TOO MANY PEOPLE?
Population, Immigration, and the Environmental Crisis
by Ian Angus and Simon Butler
Haymarket Books, 2011
PRE-ORDER NOW AT
Ecosocialist Bookstore
http://astore.amazon.com/climaandcapit-20

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