Magazine article New Internationalist

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate

Magazine article New Internationalist

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate

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This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate by Naomi Klein (Allen Lane, ISBN 9781846145056)

This is a big, sweeping, important book. K lein argues, no less, that we need to build a grand coalition to democratically overturn the current order. Only by understanding that all our struggles are linked by the fight against the (discredited) ruling neoliberal ideology can we can come together, tackle climate change and advance social progress for all.

After the failure of the UN climate talks in Copenhagen in 2009, it's clear we can't rely on politicians to safeguard the environment on which we depend. Nor can we rely on the free market, voluntary announcements by corporations and business leaders, or the big American conservation groups who have entered compromising relationships with polluting businesses. …

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