Date: Sunday 26th July
Time: 17:30 - 21:00 (London time)
Capitalism’s rampant exploitation of the earth’s resources is wreaking havoc on the natural world: with a spike in freak weather events, floods, wildfires and so on. In recent years, the struggle against climate change has erupted with explosive force all over the world, led by school students. But does the solution lie in ‘green’ production methods and policies? Are lifestyle changes like veganism the answer? Or is the problem more fundamental, requiring a radical transformation of the capitalist system? Our speaker, Jack Halinski-Fitzpatrick, is the director of Wellred Books, the official bookshop of the IMT.
- IMT theses on the climate crisis
- IMT statement: for revolutionary change, not climate change!
- Climate chaos: capitalism to blame
- After COP21, an inconvenient truth: the problem is capitalism