Monthly Archives: July 2012

Beyond GDP lies Economic Degrowth

Friday, 13 July 2012 16:38 Beyond GDP lies Economic Degrowth By Joan Martinez-Alier The expression Beyond GDP, is in fashion in Brussels among some European civil servants and politicians, 40 years after Commission President Sicco Mansholt had already criticized GDP, … Continue reading

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US heatwave: “This is what global warming looks like”

Throughout June, the United States was hit by freak storms, intense heatwaves, prolonged drought, huge floods and out-of-control bushfires that have burnt out more than 2.1 million acres… “This is what global warming looks like at the regional or personal … Continue reading

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Will World Population Day Open the Gates to Coercive Contraception?

Another element of the degrowth and population debate! Bob by Betsy Hartmann On July 11, World Population Day, the British government and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are hosting an international Family Planning Summit in London to launch an … Continue reading

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