By Fred Magdoff,Chris Williams
Sickened by way of the illness in their water, their air, of the Earth itself, increasingly more individuals are coming to gain that it truly is capitalism that's, rather actually, killing them. it truly is now clearer than ever that capitalism can also be degrading the Earth’s skill to help different kinds of lifestyles. Capitalism’s imperative—to make revenue in any respect expenses and extend with out end—is destabilizing Earth’s weather, whereas expanding human distress and inequality on a planetary scale. Already, 1000's of thousands of individuals are dealing with poverty in the course of untold wealth, perpetual struggle, turning out to be racism, and gender oppression. the necessity to arrange for social and environmental reforms hasn't ever been larger. yet the most important as reforms are, they can't resolve our intertwined ecological and social crises. Creating an Ecological Society finds an overwhelmingly easy fact: combating for reforms is essential, yet revolution is essential.
Because it goals squarely at exchanging capitalism with an ecologically sound and socially simply society, Creating an Ecological Society is full of innovative desire. Fred Magdoff and Chris Williams, who've committed their lives to activism, Marxist research, and ecological technology, offer educated, interesting money owed of ways a brand new global might be made out of the ashes of the outdated. Their ebook exhibits that it's attainable to examine and create a society that's really democratic, equitable, and ecologically sustainable. And possible—not one second too soon—for society to alter essentially and be introduced into concord with nature.
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Creating an Ecological Society: Toward a Revolutionary Transformation by Fred Magdoff,Chris Williams