Economic growth will destroy everything. There’s no way of greening it – we need a new system. Read more.
Category: economic justice
We should use the political space being opened by the Labour resurgence to develop a new, participatory economy Read more.
Hope lies with a great, neglected sector of the economy, through which we can create a system that is neither capitalist nor state communist. Read more.
The demand for perpetual economic growth, and the collective madness it provokes, leads inexorably to environmental collapse Read more.
By reframing the economy, Kate Raworth’s Doughnut Economics changes our view of who we are and where we stand. Read more.
Crisis after crisis is being caused by a failed ideology. But it cannot be stopped without a coherent alternative. Read more.
The belief that economic growth can be detached from destruction appears to be based on a simple accounting mistake. Read more.
A leaked letter from David Cameron offers a remarkable – and terrifying – insight into his mind. Read more.
The assault on Greece is just the latest episode in a long history of shutting down choice on behalf of the financial elite. Read more.
Britain is not corrupt? Only through a ridiculously narrow framing of what corruption is. Read more.
An astonishing money creation scheme from the 1930s that could help to save the Greek economy. Read more.
Consumerism has broken its promise. Perhaps now we can begin to reconnect. Read more.
The blind pursuit of economic growth stokes a cycle of financial crisis, and wrecks our world. Read more.
The justifications for extreme inequality have collapsed. But only the Green Party is prepared to take the obvious step Read more.
As the food queues lengthen, the government is giving our money to the super-rich. Read more.