This article discusses why a social democratic “Green New Deal” won’t work. Trying to mix state intervention with capitalist corporations will not provide a solution to global warming. Capitalists will not absorb the costs of reinvesting in new technologies. If the capitalists were forced to accept it, workers would be most likely to either lose their jobs or face a reduction in hours. In Part II an Eco-Syndicalist alternative will be presented.
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