We are doomed if, in the post-Covid-19 world, we cannot abandon non-essentials
Instead of growth and profit-seeking, a new economy needs concepts from Gandhi, Marx, the Zapatistas and the Kurdish...
The case for degrowth in a time of pandemic
The time is ripe for us to refocus on what really matters: not GDP, but the health and wellbeing of our people and...
Published in: democraciaAbierta: OpinionAfter the pandemic, will we return to business as usual?
After the catastrophe of the Covid-19 pandemic, we can seriously ask if the “new normal” will be business as usual...
In times of climate breakdown, how do we value what matters?
The coronavirus has shown us who the key workers are. We need a new theory of value if we are to face an even bigger threat.
Can the coronavirus save the planet?
The corona crisis signifies a civilization that is dying. But it also shows a 'pluriverse' of other worlds rising up.
'Development' is colonialism in disguise
Other worlds are possible - the Pluriverse is breathing.
The word sacrifice is bandied about by both sides of the debate on climate action. Shall we unpack this loaded shuttlecock?
Economic growth: a short history of a controversial idea
The relentless pursuit of GDP growth is being challenged from environmental and well-being standpoints. But where...