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Ecocide - Kill the corporation before it kills us

Whyte David

Publisher: Manchester University Press

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Summary

We have reached the point of no return. The existential threat of climate change is now a reality. The world has never been more vulnerable. 

Yet corporations are already planning a life beyond this point. The business models of fossil fuel giants factor in continued profitability in a scenario of a five-degree increase in global temperature. An increase that will kill millions, if not billions.
This is the shocking reality laid bare in a new, hard-hitting book by David Whyte. Ecocide makes clear the problem won’t be solved by tinkering around the edges, instead it maps out a plan to end the corporation’s death-watch over us.

This book will reveal how the corporation has risen to this position of near impunity, but also what we need to do to fix it.

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