How Capitalism Torched the Planet and Left it a Smoking Fascist Greenhouse
By Umair Haque
It strikes me that the planet’s fate is now probably sealed. We have just a decade in which to control climate change— or goodbye, an unknown level of catastrophic, inescapable, runaway warming is inevitable.
The reality is: we’re probably not going to make it.
It’s highly dubious at this juncture that humanity is going to win the fight against climate change.
Yet that is for a very unexpected — yet perfectly predictable — reason: the sudden explosion in global fascism — which in turn is a consequence of capitalism having failed as a model of global order.
If, when, Brazil elects a neo-fascist…
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