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On fire : the (burning) case for a green new deal

by Klein, Naomi, 1970- (Author)

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"For more than twenty years, Naomi Klein has been the foremost chronicler of the economic war waged on both people and planet-and an unapologetic champion of a sweeping environmental agenda with justice at its center. In lucid, elegant dispatches from the frontlines of contemporary natural disaster,... Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: "We are the wildfire"
  • A hole in the world
  • Capitalism vs. the climate
  • Geoengineering: testing the waters
  • When science says that political revolution is our only hope
  • Climate time vs. the constant now
  • Stop trying to save the world all by yourself
  • A radical Vatican?
  • Let them drown: the violence of othering in a warming world
  • The leap years: ending the story of endlessness
  • Hot take on a hot planet
  • Season of smoke
  • The stakes of our historical moment
  • Capitalism killed our climate momentum, not "human nature"
  • There's nothing natural about Puerto Rico's disaster
  • Movements will make, or break, the green new deal
  • The art of the green new deal
  • Epilogue: The capsule case for a green new deal.