It has been a tough couple of years in the effort to unite labor, community, and environmental groups, an alliance that has always been strained.
Articles: limits to growth (99)
Both the name and the theory of degrowth aim explicitly to repoliticize environmentalism.
The real star of this book is the photography.
This is a book about questions and answers.
When prices are high, the debt-based Ponzi scheme functions; when prices sustain lows, the scheme unravels.
Plans by the world’s most powerful countries are well underway to spend trillions of dollars for new mega-infrastructure projects to rejuvenate the global economy.
At the essential center of the framework of the Crash Course is the almost insultingly simple idea that endless growth on a finite planet is an impossibility.
It’s déjà vu all over again: another oil “supply shock.” Seems like we’ve had one every few weeks for the past few months.
If climate disaster, degrowth and whatever else the future holds for us is “involuntary” and the best we can do is to become “resilient” in “transition towns”, then what is the point of an international “cap and share”, like the one your propose, …
We are on the verge of a major tipping point in the way civilization works.