Munk Debates: Ending climate change requires the end of capitalism as we know it

"George Monbiot: Capitalism relies upon perpetual growth, which cancels out all our efforts in combating climate change


Climate change requires the end of capitalism, full-stop. Capitalism has three innate characteristics that drive us towards destruction, and it doesn’t really matter what kind of capitalism it is, whether it’s Keynesian, whether it’s neo-liberal capitalism, whether it’s corporate capitalism, or whether it’s crony capitalism. The problem is not with the adjective, but with the noun."


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