SCNCC is a joint Canadian and US coalition of ecosocialists and fellow travellers united in the belief that capitalism is driving climate change and that a radical international grassroots movement can stop it. Green capitalism is a dead end. So are liberal parties like the US Democrats and the corporate friendly approach of most Green NGOs. SCNCC believes the climate justice movement will unite with the labour movement and other struggles for liberation to create an alternative to the upside down world shaped by fossil fuels and corporate power. Another world is possible, but we need more ecosocialists to make it happen.
This chart of rising ocean temperatures is terrifying This year’s biggest climate change news was that 2014 was hottest year on record.
Trading away our environmental future: The Trans-Pacific Partnership Klein says insufficient attention has been paid to the successful implementation of the neoliberal trade agenda, which began in 1988 in conjunction with a steady rise in greenhouse gas emissions. 1988 was the year the United States and Canada signed the first mega trade deal.
Does climate change exist? The Senate is about to let us know Congress is to vote on whether climate change is real. Seriously.
The uncompromising anti-capitalism of Martin Luther King Jr. In the thousands of speeches and celebrations on the official Martin Luther King holiday since its inception, there is a crucial fact of his life, activism and thought that no major commemoration has ever celebrated: that King was a strong and uncompromising opponent of American capitalism.
The People’s Climate March is still changing the debate on climate change Much has changed since hundreds of thousands of people marched through New York demanding climate action—and that’s not a coincidence.