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Reason for Future

11. May 2019 I Ecology and Growth

It is said that CO² must finally get a price. But it already has a price. But consumers don’t react to this price as expected. More intensive thinking and political action is the order of the day for climate activists.
Originally posted in German at Makroskop
Translated and edited by BRAVE NEW EUROPE
German politicians are currently outbidding each other with ideas for reducing CO² emissions. …

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Climate change, Migration, Capitalism. Solutions for systemic failure. Part 1: Systemic failures

Introduction
David Wallace-Wells’ recent article The Unhabitable Earth in New York Magazine has been read by hundreds of thousands. “It is, I promise, worse than you think,” the first sentence reads. There is no doubt that many readers have been shocked by the avalanche of sober information that the author presents in order to make the point that it is, …

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