Stop and consider how devastating these observations are for neo-classical dogmas about market choice, private market discipline, and efficient markets.
True democracy is populism—is it not? It has always struck me as odd that “populism” is used to describe a fringe politics, motivated by grievances that are viewed as illegitimate complaining. But if the not-profit-making needs of local and regional communities are determined and addressed by a democratic, majoritarian process, isn’t that what real “populism”
Until employers and others are held to account in court for this type of unlawful harassing conduct, there will not be any relief for thousands of victims of sexual harassment.
The report acknowledges that limiting global temperatures to 1.5℃ this century is now extremely difficult. Achieving net-zero global emissions by 2050 is the absolute minimum required to to avoid the worst climate impacts.