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Card image 04 April 2018 Daily Maverick

Land expropriation a victory for Africa

A historic moment in post-democratic South Africa was marked on 27 February, 2018. The motion tabled by the Economic Freedom Fighters to expropriate land without compensation was passed by an overwhelming majority of 241 votes in agreement, and 83 votes against. It saw unity of principle and the content of the speeches by those in agreement gave not only an apt historical account of South Africaā€™s history, but a hope that the EFF may play a pivotal role in organising and sharpening leftist ideals in our country.

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Halting new extraction projects will not be enough to stay within our rapidly dwindling carbon budget Some existing fossil fuel licences and production will need to be revoked and phased out early. Governments need to start tackling head-on how to do this https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2022/may/17/shut-down-fossil-fuel-production-sites-early-to-avoid-climate-chaos-says-study?CMP=share_btn_tw

A bit late, but here is my review of "The future is Degrowth" by @MGSchmelzer @a_vansi and Andrea Vetter, published by the ever fantastic @VersoBooks
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The ā€œdinosaur chartā€:

Most of the increases in carbon dioxide emissions since the year 1990 have been due to the consumption of the global top 10% income earners.

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