By Ian Angus
As the Anthropocene advances, humans around the red-green political spectrum search to appreciate and halt our deepening ecological trouble. Environmentalists, scientists, and eco-socialists percentage matters concerning the misuse and overuse of typical assets, yet frequently fluctuate on reasons and options. a few blame environmental mess ups on overpopulation. Others ponder whether Darwin’s evolutionary theories disprove Marx’s progressive perspectives, or if capitalist heritage contradicts Anthropocene technological know-how. a few ask if all this fear approximately weather swap and the environment could bring about a “catastrophism” that weakens efforts to heal the planet.
Ian Angus responds to those matters in A Redder colour of Green, with a clean, insightful readability, bringing socialist values to technological know-how, and medical rigor to socialism. He demanding situations not just mainstream eco-friendly inspiration, but additionally radicals who misuse or misrepresent environmental technology. Angus’s argument that confronting environmental destruction calls for either state-of-the-art clinical examine and a Marxist realizing of capitalism makes this ebook a necessary source within the struggle to avoid environmental destruction within the twenty first century.
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