A Radical Approach to the Climate Crisis
The Green Changemakers
AUGUST 1, 2013
And the rate of emissions is accelerating.Since 2000, the world has pumped almost 100 billion tons of carbon into the atmosphere—about a quarter of all CO 2 emissions since 1750. That means, in the short-term, realistic climate politics are reformist politics, even if they are conceived of as part of a longer-term anti-capitalist project of totally economic re-organization. We have no carbon tax, nor any program of robust investment in clean technology.