Indigenous leaders have called on Citigroup to stop financing oil and gas projects in the Amazon, saying the bank’s activities contradict its climate pledges by putting the threatened ecosystem at greater risk.
The oil industry knew about and lied about climate change for 30 years: they’ve prevented us from flattening the carbon curve, and set up a tragedy far greater even than coronavirus and one which will play out for decades to come.
The world is undergoing a populist revival.
There are many reasons to change the current money system.
There’s no getting away from it. Banks create money out of nothing when they extend loans and then charge borrowers interest on this newly created capital.