SCNCC is a joint Canadian and US coalition of ecosocialists and fellow travellers united in the belief that capitalism is driving climate change and that a radical international grassroots movement can stop it. Green capitalism is a dead end. So are liberal parties like the US Democrats and the corporate friendly approach of most Green NGOs. SCNCC believes the climate justice movement will unite with the labour movement and other struggles for liberation to create an alternative to the upside down world shaped by fossil fuels and corporate power. Another world is possible, but we need more ecosocialists to make it happen.
NEWS & ANALYSIS
The Paris climate talks and the failure of states The officials in charge of the United Nations climate talks say that no deal will be done in Paris in December (COP21) to avoid dangerous global warming.
Canadian government pushing First Nations to give up land rights for oil and gas profits The Harper government is trying to win support for its pipelines and resource agenda by pushing First Nations to sideline their aboriginal rights in exchange for business opportunities, documents reveal.
Researchers link Syrian conflict to a drought made worse by climate change Drawing one of the strongest links yet between global warming and human conflict, researchers said Monday that an extreme drought i
The risk of climate catastrophe is so severe, we had to break the law, say activists Eleven activists who took part in a peaceful sit-in against climate change in New York City's Financial District last fall have decided to move their protest into Manhattan's criminal court, refusing to pay fines for charges of disorderly conduct.
Heard about the FBI tracking of Keystone XL activists? It's worse than you thought. The energy industry is now firmly hitched to the national security state.