Climate Change: Mocking Our Dreams

Posted on February 19, 2005 - 11:20pm :: Nature | ISD-World Affairs
by George Monbiot February 15, 2005 | Guardian (UK) TF! Editorial Comment: The recent entry into force of the Kyoto Protocol together with new studies on climate change have generated a flurry of press coverage. But as pointed out in the article below, the collapse of the ultimate fantasy of endless growth without natural limits still remains somewhat of a distant concept, disconnected from most people's everyday reality. But the only way forward requires fundamental changes in how we organize economic activity at the personal, national and global level.