Articles by: Daniel de Vries

The Glasgow summit, climate change, and the case for socialism

The Glasgow summit, climate change, and the case for socialism

Heads of state, government ministers and thousands of other delegates from all corners of the globe are converging on Glasgow, Scotland for two weeks of climate change talks beginning this weekend. This year marks the 26th round of negotiations following the ratification by more than 190 countries of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, which was agreed to[Read More…]

by 31/10/2021 Comments are Disabled Climate Change
Trump Administration Announces US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Agreement

Trump Administration Announces US Withdrawal From Paris Climate Agreement

President Trump announced Thursday that the United States will withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement. The move, which repudiates even the most modest and nonbinding targets for greenhouse gas emissions reductions, takes place amidst growing conflicts between the major capitalist powers and a raging political crisis within the US itself. In a major 30-minute Rose Garden address, Trump justified[Read More…]

by 03/06/2017 1 comment Climate Change