In my previous post I used the ideas of deep politics to determine that the capitalist ruling class is primarily responsible for the lack of rational action on the ecological crisis. Such action would include immediate solar radiation management, rapid reductions in greenhouse gas concentrations, and the transition from economic expansion to contraction. In this post I again use these ideas, but this time to locate an alternative social group that might take the necessary steps. Continue reading
The environmentally concerned are constantly being manipulated by a wide array of mainstream forces. This list is intended to help you recognize the most common forms of this manipulation.
Explains the political structure of a capitalist society, the political underpinnings of progressivism and modern conservatism, and the strategic implications of the ideas presented.
Provides an overview of the Economics of Needs and Limits (ENL), which is my conceptual framework for guiding post-capitalist economies.
This book is my comprehensive treatment of the ENL framework.
Under pressure from capitalism, biology claims that life is purely objective. In fact, the essence of life is subjective awareness.