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Earth, Wind, & Fire
by Jacobin
Sept. 24, 2017 - Sept. 24, 2017

Done

climate change


ISBN?

Jacobin Foundation, 2017. 144 pages.

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p.111
Pigouvian tax »
a tax levied on any market activity that genera...
p.77
metabolic rift »
Marx's notion of the "irreparable rift in the i...
p.39
internecine »
(adjective) marked by slaughter; deadly / (adje...
p.34
officious »
(adjective) kind obliging / (adjective) dutiful...
p.134
the market leaves the public sector to fill the...
How will a carbon price build a network of elec...
p.133
what is profitable is not always useful
What is profitable is not always useful, and wh...
p.130
glorification of splendid underdogs
But as Adorno put it, “In the end, glorificatio...
p.112
the Right’s fundamental mission
We shouldn’t think for a moment that popular GO...
p.111
global warming as a Bolshevik plot
[...] the Right may be onto something when it d...

9

Within and Against Capitalism
Party Lines by Alyssa Battistoni

climate change is an extremely complicated, all-encompassing problem (similar to capitalism) but we'll have to find ways of solving it within capitalism

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Within and Against Capitalism
Party Lines by Alyssa Battistoni

climate change is an extremely complicated, all-encompassing problem (similar to capitalism) but we'll have to find ways of solving it within capitalism

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11

Neoliberals with Wind Farms
Struggle Session

a conversation with Marcel Andreu, Gareth Dale, Sarah Nagel

on Green Parties within Europe having been absorbed into the prevailing neoliberal agenda and have failed to recognise capitalism as the problem that it is

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11

Neoliberals with Wind Farms
Struggle Session

a conversation with Marcel Andreu, Gareth Dale, Sarah Nagel

on Green Parties within Europe having been absorbed into the prevailing neoliberal agenda and have failed to recognise capitalism as the problem that it is

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18

Victory Over the Sun
Friends & Foes by Connor Kilpatrick

a biography of Tony Mazzocchi, head of the Oil, Chemical and Atomic Workers International union in the 70s. he married the environmental movement and the labour movement in the US, recognised that classic environmentalism often neglected class

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Victory Over the Sun
Friends & Foes by Connor Kilpatrick

a biography of Tony Mazzocchi, head of the Oil, Chemical and Atomic Workers International union in the 70s. he married the environmental movement and the labour movement in the US, recognised that classic environmentalism often neglected class

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25

Tyrannosaurus Rex

on Rex Tillerson's ties and motives & what that means for US energy policy going forward

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25

Tyrannosaurus Rex

on Rex Tillerson's ties and motives & what that means for US energy policy going forward

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32

Digging Free of Poverty

on anti-mining demonstrations in the Amazon

2 / 0
32

Digging Free of Poverty

on anti-mining demonstrations in the Amazon

2 / 0
42

Everybody's Favorite Law
The Vulgar Empiricist

on the uselessness of cap and trade programs

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42

Everybody's Favorite Law
The Vulgar Empiricist

on the uselessness of cap and trade programs

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46

Where We Are, What It Will Take, and What if We Fail?
Transitions

historical events and predictions (by year)

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46

Where We Are, What It Will Take, and What if We Fail?
Transitions

historical events and predictions (by year)

0 / 0
49

Make It Happen
Uneven & Combined

we can transition to clean energy while preserving job counts

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49

Make It Happen
Uneven & Combined

we can transition to clean energy while preserving job counts

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55

Tell Me What You Really Mean
Dossier

"translating" PR-friendly terms like "rapid oxidation" and "fugitive emissions"

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55

Tell Me What You Really Mean
Dossier

"translating" PR-friendly terms like "rapid oxidation" and "fugitive emissions"

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59

Signed, Sealed, Undelivered
Field Notes

explanations of various international climate change treaties/groups

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59

Signed, Sealed, Undelivered
Field Notes

explanations of various international climate change treaties/groups

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65

Living, Not Just Surviving

we should have a program similar to the New Deal. we also have to think about social/ecological reproduction?

0 / 0
65

Living, Not Just Surviving

we should have a program similar to the New Deal. we also have to think about social/ecological reproduction?

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73

By Any Means Necessary

a good overview of geoengineering and what it can do

1 / 2
73

By Any Means Necessary

a good overview of geoengineering and what it can do

1 / 2
83

The Last Stimulus

on how we need to (at least partially) transcend capitalism to truly combat climate change in an egalitarian, democratic way?

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83

The Last Stimulus

on how we need to (at least partially) transcend capitalism to truly combat climate change in an egalitarian, democratic way?

0 / 0
97

Green Islands
Ways of Seeing by Owen Hatherley

a brief summary of "green city" planning around the world (no real takeaways)

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97

Green Islands
Ways of Seeing by Owen Hatherley

a brief summary of "green city" planning around the world (no real takeaways)

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102

Bono Kills the Planet
Bass & Superstructure by Alexander Billet

on the uselessness of rock concerts (like "Live Earth") for raising awareness of climate change (we don't need more personal responsibility, we need to change the dominant power structures)

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102

Bono Kills the Planet
Bass & Superstructure by Alexander Billet

on the uselessness of rock concerts (like "Live Earth") for raising awareness of climate change (we don't need more personal responsibility, we need to change the dominant power structures)

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106

People Make the World Go Round
Girondins by Branko Marcetic

on the Sierra Club being historically seduced by neo-Malthusian ideas (like curbing immigration and forced birth control)

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106

People Make the World Go Round
Girondins by Branko Marcetic

on the Sierra Club being historically seduced by neo-Malthusian ideas (like curbing immigration and forced birth control)

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108

Bill Gates Won’t Save Us
Versailles by Ben Tarnoff

on SV being unable to combat climate change on its own (cites green tech disaster of 2006-2011, spearheaded by John Doerr). even Bill Gates' new billion-dollar fund on clean energy won't help

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108

Bill Gates Won’t Save Us
Versailles by Ben Tarnoff

on SV being unable to combat climate change on its own (cites green tech disaster of 2006-2011, spearheaded by John Doerr). even Bill Gates' new billion-dollar fund on clean energy won't help

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111

The Eco-Right’s One Simple Trick
Thermidor by Kate Aronoff

how the right is split between those who deny climate change, and those who accept it but think the economy can continue pretty much the way it is now (by implementing economic measures like carbon tax, cap and trade, etc)

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111

The Eco-Right’s One Simple Trick
Thermidor by Kate Aronoff

how the right is split between those who deny climate change, and those who accept it but think the economy can continue pretty much the way it is now (by implementing economic measures like carbon tax, cap and trade, etc)

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113

If We Fail

some concrete predictions re: rising sea levels resulting in destroyed infrastructure and property, as well as some ways to combat it

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113

If We Fail

some concrete predictions re: rising sea levels resulting in destroyed infrastructure and property, as well as some ways to combat it

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130

We Gave Greenpeace a Chance
Popular Front by Angela Nagle

dismissing Greenpeace's anti-Trump stunts. we need less small-scale individualist responses and more economic transformation

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130

We Gave Greenpeace a Chance
Popular Front by Angela Nagle

dismissing Greenpeace's anti-Trump stunts. we need less small-scale individualist responses and more economic transformation

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133

Planning the Good Anthropocene
The Cookshop by Leigh Phillips

if we want to tackle climate change, we can't rely on the market; we need democratic planning of the economy (transcending the price signal)

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133

Planning the Good Anthropocene
The Cookshop by Leigh Phillips

if we want to tackle climate change, we can't rely on the market; we need democratic planning of the economy (transcending the price signal)

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137

Beware Your Local Food Cooperative
The Dustbin

a failed attempt to set up a food coop in the Twin Cities? idk

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137

Beware Your Local Food Cooperative
The Dustbin

a failed attempt to set up a food coop in the Twin Cities? idk

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