'Arbitrary thresholds are not as important as ending the cause of this nightmare: the fossil fuel industry,' says scientist Peter Kalmus
Passage of the Inflation Reduction Act was met with accolades. Mainstream environmentalists declared it a “game changer” and a “seismic shift.” But are we actually on track to avert climate catastrophe? How much money is being spent, and where is it...
Neither the corporate media nor our politicians who are beholden to corporate lobbyists honestly address the common root causes of (and solutions to) worker exploitation and climate change.
As governments fail to respond appropriately to the ever-more-chaotic consequences of climate change, activists are taking to ever-more radical actions. Perhaps these are the better response than following "protocol."
In the second part of this essay, Andreas Malm dives more deeply into the psychology of geoengineering and its roots in repression.
Andreas Malm dissects the fantasy that solar geoengineering will save us and warns of its potential to deliver a catastrophic global shock.
As corporations build fossil fuel infrastructure despite protests, we must take the tactic of sabotage seriously.