Economic & social impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been unprecedented. Governments have spoken of being at war, forced to seek new & innovative powers to maintain social order & prevent the spread of the virus. If the state can mobilise itself in the face of an invisible foe like this pandemic, it can also confront visible dangers such as our climate destruction with equal force.
In Corona, Climate, Chronic Emergency, leading environmental thinker Andreas Malm recommends an emergency plan can be applied on a permanent basis to the ongoing climate front line action & research. Offers proposals on how the climate movement can use this present health emergency to make a compelling case. Stimulating.