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No Is Not Enough:  Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need  By Naomi Klein  Published by Haymarket Books (2017), $16.95  Reviewed by Laura Fitzgerald, Socialist Party (CWI in Ireland) “[Trump is] the...

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Marxism and the Environment

December 15, 2015

Marxism is often mistakenly accused of taking the environment for granted – in the pursuit of the economic growth needed to alleviate poverty and want. Yet nothing could be further from the truth. Drawing on...

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To stop climate change we need to win over the majority of working people to a socialist alternative....

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The announcement that President Obama plans to veto a “Republican-backed” bill approving the KXL (KXL) is rightfully seen as a victory for the environmental movement and a direct result of their persistent campaigning. However, it’s...

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On January 20, 2015 Socialist Alternative member and Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant gave the #SocialistResponse to President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address. The transcript is below. Check out last year’s response here: http://sawant.seattle.gov/response-to-obamas-state-of-the-union-address/...

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Naomi Klein’s newly published book is a welcome and much needed addition to the debates on how to tackle global warming. Klein not only outlines its enormous threat to humanity, but shows the need for...

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UPDATE: Video jumps directly to Sawant’s speech. Text of speech added below. On September 20th, on the eve of the largest climate march in world history, several of the most prominent voices on the US...

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“The Climate Crisis: Which Way Out?” is a panel discussion of strategy and tactics for the climate justice movement, with opening remarks by Senator Bernie Sanders and moderated by Brian Lehrer of WNYC. The featured panelists...

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Questions and Answers About the BDS Campaign Following an appeal from advocates of an academic boycott on Israel, physicist Stephen Hawking recently turned down an invitation to speak at a conference in Jerusalem. He joins...

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