Monthly Review 2022-07-03T11:21:39-04:00 Monthly Review Archives Open Journal Systems <p>This site contains nearly all articles published in <em>Monthly Review</em> since its inception in May 1949. Current subscribers can access content free of charge. Learn more about <em>MR</em>&nbsp;<a title="Monthly Review" href="" target="_self">at the main website</a>.</p> Ecology and the Future of History 2022-07-03T11:16:53-04:00 John Bellamy Foster <p>Contradicting previous liberal notions of an "end of history," humanity is now facing unprecedented threats to our species' survival, but an environmental proletariat to combat them is emerging.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Surviving Collapse Through Social Transformation and Regeneration 2022-07-03T11:11:26-04:00 Christina Ergas <p>As the effects of the climate crisis become ever-more deeply felt worldwide, our vision of the future must be grounded in radical imaginaries of the world to come, based on the experiences of those who suffer most under the current system of exploitation and violence.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 End Ecocidal Capitalism or Exterminate Life on Planet Earth 2022-07-03T11:05:22-04:00 Vishwas Satgar <p>The South African climate justice movement presents a model for popular revolt against the ecofascist project.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Measures to Defend Life on Planet Earth and Improve Living Conditions 2022-07-03T11:02:28-04:00 - Brazilian popular movements <p>Out of the dissatisfaction with the 2021 UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Brazilian popular movements came together to propose measures to defend life on Earth.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 We Only Have One Planet—Defending It Will Require Collective Measures 2022-07-03T10:51:29-04:00 João Pedro Stedile <p>As climate change and the deforestation of the Amazon alters conditions of life across Latin America, it is clear that planetary defense will require an organized mass movement of all working people against the levers of global capital.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Climate Imperialism in the Twenty-First Century 2022-07-03T10:46:39-04:00 Jayati Ghosh Shouvik Chakraborty Debamanyu Das <p>Climate imperialism has emerged as a new—and potentially even the most lethal—form of imperialism in the world economy today. Confronting it requires recognizing and dealing with all its different aspects. But it also requires addressing the monopolies of knowledge created by the global regime of intellectual property rights that has been instituted and cemented by hegemonic world powers.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Surviving Through Community Building in Catastrophic Times 2022-07-03T10:41:33-04:00 Sit Tsui Lau Kin Chi <p>Over the last twenty years, China has gained recognition for its efforts to reduce pollution and remediate the effects of industrialization within its borders. To mitigate the adverse effects of this reality, communities are returning to grassroots projects that present an alternative to unchecked globalization.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 The Limits to Growth: Ecosocialism or Barbarism 2022-07-03T10:20:52-04:00 Alberto Garzón Espinosa <p>A major deficiency of the growth-obsessed model driving global neoliberal economic policy is its lack of understanding on the Earth System on which it—and indeed, all life on Earth—relies.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Socialism and Ecological Survival: An Introduction 2022-07-03T10:17:31-04:00 John Bellamy Foster Brett Clark <p>Time is running out for humanity to avoid a catastrophic planetary tipping point. Widespread mass mobilizations of populations worldwide must fight to bring about revolutionary societal changes and dismantle neoliberal monopoly capitalism, with its reliance on extractive exploitation of our planet's resources and communities.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022 Notes from the Editors, July-August 2022 2022-07-03T10:02:29-04:00 - The Editors <div class="buynow"><a title="Back issue of Monthly Review Volume 74, Number 3 (July-August 2022)" href="">buy this issue</a></div> <p>Between 1949 and 1980, over a hundred articles in Monthly Review dealt with the Soviet Union directly, with many more addressing it indirectly. But, after 1993, treatments of post-Soviet Russia in the magazine largely ceased.</p> 2022-07-03T00:00:00-04:00 Copyright (c) 2022