Degrowth: An environmental ideology with good intentions, bad politics

While "degrowth" proponents might be well intentioned, their politics lack class analysis, reproduce anti-poor and racist tropes, and lack any materialist grounding.

The UN Climate Summit—words versus deeds

“At a certain stage of development, the material productive forces of society come into conflict with the existing relations of production. ... From forms...

Study guide: Climate solutions beyond capitalism

Tina Landis' Climate Solutions Beyond Capitalism makes the case that socialism provides the framework for solving the crisis and demonstrates how capitalism acts as a barrier to a shift in our relationship to each other and the planet, crucial for humanity’s survival.

Al Gore, imperialist: some inconvenient truths

Former U.S. Vice President and Senator Al Gore has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work against global warming. Gore does have a long history of speaking out on the issue of global warming.

System Change not Climate Change

As humanity teeters on the brink of irreversible climate change, world leaders joined the COP21 UN Climate Change Conference in Paris in December 2015....

What can save the environment?

Socialist planning or capitalist profits The global environmental crisis is growing. Global warming as a result of human activity, shrinking polar caps, widespread pollution, growing...

Climate Solutions Beyond Capitalism: A 4-part PSL course

As the climate crisis intensifies globally with increasing wildfires, droughts, floods, and extreme weather events, poor and oppressed communities bear the brunt...

Marxism, capitalism, and nature-society relations: An introduction

This articles examines the metabolic rift and the production of nature thesis, showing their importance for the environmental justice struggle.

China’s environmental problems: Beyond the propaganda

Is China really a unique environmental calamity, or is it a source of inspiration for the environmental movement?

How to really avoid a climate disaster: A response to Bill...

Gates' book will be consulted by many who genuinely want to solve the climate crisis, and it's crucial we're able to respond to its inherent deception.