New at Climate and Capitalism 4 July 2012: Global Warming / UK Greens / Carbon Tax
4 July 2012 — Climate and Capitalism
So many temperature records were being broken that, “there is no point in listing or even attempting to summarise all of the June monthly records”
This wonderful song by U.S. singer/songwriter David Rovics has been running through my head …
The political strategy of the Green Party assumes that politics just means fighting elections. This is a doomed approach. We will only win elections by building a movement, and we will never build much of a movement by simply fighting elections.
As predicted when it was introduced, B.C.’s carbon tax has hurt the poor, while doing nothing to cut emissions. Here’s an update … and a video of Simon Butler speaking on Australia’s equally bad plan