Claire is interested in intersections between anti-racist and anti-climate change activism. She has been active in anti-racist, queer-feminist and anti-prison networks in Germany and the UK. Her theoretical background lies in psychology, organisational theory and anarchism.
By Claire Deschner, Elliot Hurst, Degrowth.de
Why do degrowth scholars use the word “decolonise” to discuss the process of changing the growth imaginary? Isn’t decolonisation about undoing the historical colonisation of land, languages and minds? How do these two uses of the word relate?