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Nothing to contribute

01 Dec 2011

The Durban conference on climate change is likely to be even more useless than its predecessors - James Turley argues it is time to serve notice on capital's stewardship of the environment

No more Fukushimas

24 Mar 2011

Technology is not socially neutral, declares James Turley

Not in capital's interest

13 Jan 2011

Knowing the price of every commodity without knowing the worth of life's essentials is the essence of capitalism, writes Jim Moody

M-theory and god

07 Oct 2010

Anthony Rose reviews Stephen Hawking & Leonard Mlodinow's 'The Grand Design' Bantam Press 2010, pp208, £18.99 hbk

Workers' solidarity with disaster victims

09 Sep 2010

The floods in Pakistan have exposed once more colonialism's legacy of underdevelopment and social instability, writes Jim Gilbert

Not so green shoots

02 Sep 2010

Capitalism will survive until it is consciously overthrown, writes James Turley

Marxism, nature, and proposition one

08 Jul 2010

Why is the SWP commitment to ecological thinking doubted? Jack Conrad looks at the 'What the Socialist Workers Party stands for' column which appears every week in Socialist Worker

Endlessly plundering the Earth

01 Jul 2010

Fighting for a sustainable planet requires fighting for anti-capitalist revolution, argues Eddie Ford

Fighting for the planet

17 Jun 2010

There are no technological solutions to environmental destruction under capitalism, argues Eddie Ford

Burning up planet Earth

10 Jun 2010

BP's advanced technology exists purely to serve the destructive interests of capital, writes Eddie Ford

It was right to put safety above profits

22 Apr 2010

James Turley argues that there is more to the Eyjafjallajökull volcano than disruption to tourists

Establishment impotence fuels climate denial

18 Feb 2010

Capitalism and sustainability do not mix, says James Turley

Ecology and economism

21 Jan 2010

Ben Lewis reviews Martin Empson's Marxism and ecology: capitalism, socialism and the future of the planet Bookmarks, pp32, £1.50

There is no Planet B

17 Dec 2009

Copenhagen saw the ongoing face-off between the US and China, writes Eddie Ford

Blue wave needs red vision

10 Dec 2009

On Saturday December 5, around 50,000 activists took part in the London 'blue wave' demonstration against climate change. Ben Lewis was there