We Need System Change in Order to Deal with Climate Change and other Human Despoliation of the Earth

As environmental writer and activist, George Monbiot explained on a recent segment of Democracy Now!, as well as in a 2021 article that recently won the Orwell Prize for Journalism, for over half a century, corporations and their political allies have been promoting the pernicious myth of what he terms, “Micro-Consumerist Bollocks” or “MCB” — the idea that we should spend time and effort focusing on the individual use of plastic straws, bags and coffee cups etc., rather than the huge structural forces driving us towards environmental catastrophe

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Al Ronzoni

Al Ronzoni

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Al Ronzoni is a writer, historian and political activist based in New York City