What A Peaceful Build-Up That Evades Ecological Breakdown Would Look Like

By Nina Koevoets, Waging Nonviolence. -

Sooner or later other events in this transition period that we’re in will also follow, to further increase the awareness of the seriousness of the climate crisis and possible extinction of our [...]

COVID-19 And Circuits Of Capital

By Rob Wallace, Alex Liebman, Luis Fernando Chaves and Rodrick Wallace, Monthly Review. -

COVID-19, the illness caused by coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the second severe acute respiratory syndrome virus since 2002, is now officially a pandemic. As of late March, whole cities are sheltered [...]

The Ecosocialist Solution To Ecological Catastrophe

By Michael Löwy, Globalecosocialistnetwork.net -

The future of the planet, and thus of humanity, will be determined in the coming decades. Calculations by certain scientists as to scenarios for the year 2100 aren’t very useful for two reasons: [...]

Our World Is Now Only 8.6% Circular

By Staff, Circle-economy.com -

The global economy is consuming 100 billion tonnes of materials a year for the first time ever, but the cycling rate of resources has gone into reverse. Today, Circle Economy launches the [...]

Extinction Rebellion Target Institutions Funding Ecological Destruction In City Of London

By Staff, Rebellion.earth -

Extinction Rebellion this morning are disrupting the system bankrolling the environmental crisis. The day started at 7am at Bank Junction when they blocked routes that financial district workers [...]

What Might Systems Change Look Like?

By UK Youth Climate Coalition, Theecologist.org -

The UKYCC is back for another 'systems change' article - this week on degrowth. To understand what constitutes systems change, we need to first talk about what isn’t systems change. Have you ever [...]

The Liberatory Potential Of Local Action

By Brian Tokar, The Great Transition Initiative -

We are seeing an inspiring resurgence of progressive action at the local level, even as reactionary nationalist movements in Europe and beyond seek to position themselves as the true voices of a [...]

China And The Prospects For A Global Ecological Civilization

By David Schwartzman, Climateandcapitalism.com -

We now hear daily the news about the tariff conflict with the U.S. and the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. But there is a critically important question regarding China’s current and future global [...]

Ecosystems And Ecological Breakdown

By UK Youth Climate Coalition, Theecologist.org -

The first of the 'system change' blog series from the UK Youth Climate Coalition. Ecosystems - defined as ‘all the living things in an area and the way they affect each other and the environment’ [...]

Only Rebellion Will Prevent An Ecological Apocalypse

By George Monbiot, Portside.org -

No one is coming to save us. Mass civil disobedience is essential to force a political response. Had we put as much effort into preventing environmental catastrophe as we’ve spent on making [...]

Saving Ecosystems To Protect The Climate, And Vice Versa: A Global Deal For Nature

By Sabrina Shankman, Insideclimatenews.org -

For years, experts in conservation and climate science have urgently pursued two parallel paths—one to interrupt a large-scale extinction event, the other to avert a runaway climate crisis. Now, [...]

How Ending Austerity Built Economic Growth In Portugal

By Gabrielle Pickard-Whitehead, Occupy.com. -

Since Britain voted to leave the E.U. in 2016, the country has witnessed an alarming spike in rightwing hate crime. Many are now warning that the “febrile” atmosphere escalating around Brexit as [...]

Democracy And Ecological Crisis

By Nancy Holmstrom, Socialistproject.ca -

Last fall 15,000 scientists issued a second dire notice to humanity that we are on a collision course with the limits of our planet. They concluded, “To prevent widespread misery, humanity must [...]

Paris Is Building The Eco-Community Of The Future Right Now. Here’s How.

By Sergio Grazia, Ensia.com -

May 23, 2018 — Every so often an environmentally friendly building gives us a glimpse of the low-carbon future so many climate plans envision. With the development of Clichy-Batignolles, the city [...]

China’s Determined March Towards The Ecological Civilization

By Andre Vltchek, Informationclearinghouse.info -

May 09, 2018 "Information Clearing House" -  There is no time for long introductions. The world is, possibly heading for yet another catastrophe. This one, if we, human beings will not manage to [...]

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