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By Ian Angus

A socialist reaction to the looming ecological crisis 

As the Anthropocene advances, humans around the red-green political spectrum search to appreciate and halt our deepening ecological hindrance. Environmentalists, scientists, and eco-socialists proportion issues concerning the misuse and overuse of traditional assets, yet frequently vary on factors and recommendations. a few blame environmental failures on overpopulation. Others wonder whether Darwin’s evolutionary theories disprove Marx’s innovative perspectives, or if capitalist background contradicts Anthropocene technology. a few ask if all this fear approximately weather switch and the surroundings could bring about a “catastrophism” that weakens efforts to heal the planet. 

Ian Angus responds to those matters in A Redder coloration of Green, with a clean, insightful readability, bringing socialist values to technology, and clinical rigor to socialism. He demanding situations not just mainstream eco-friendly idea, but in addition radicals who misuse or misrepresent environmental technology. Angus’s argument that confronting environmental destruction calls for either state of the art medical study and a Marxist figuring out of capitalism makes this booklet a necessary source within the struggle to avoid environmental destruction within the twenty first century.

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