Articles in Climate Change
American elites want magical technological fixes to climate change because they refuse to confront the truth that seriously addressing the problem would require limits to their own power and luxury.
We need to begin with the recognition that the United States has been more responsible for the climate catastrophe than anyone else. We have inflicted costs on the rest of the world that they rightly resent us for.
The company’s own Washington representative admits that we cannot solve the crisis without doing away with Exxon.
Geoengineering has been touted as the smart tech solution to climate change, or decried as a dangerous mistake. But which is it? Could it be that the answer is more complicated than we think?
It would be nice if having a Democratic president automatically meant real action on climate change. Sadly, it isn’t true.
Our country’s fixation on fossil fuels is killing us in new ways every day. And it’s up to us to stall it.
Biden’s climate plan may be lackluster, but it is less likely to actively kill people.
By all accounts, Biden’s second climate plan is better than his first. But how much “better” will it take to save the world?
We suffocate the world with industry, then we commodify air- and find new ways to blame the most vulnerable.
Successful organizing around the Green New Deal has created one last opportunity to avoid catastrophic climate change. But only a mass popular mobilization can make it happen.
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