Capitalism and the Ecological Footprint
Published in Monthly Review, Volume 61, Number 6 - November 2009
Date Written: 01/11/2009
Year Published: 2009
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12520
The capture of ecological discourse by the political culture of the consensus (a necessary expression of the conception of capitalism as the end of history) is well advanced. In contrast, the expression of the demands of the socialist counterculture is fraught with difficultybecause socialist culture is not there in front of our eyes. It is part of a future to be invented, a project of civilization, open to the creativity of the imagination.