Peter Victor: Four reasons why Naomi Klein is right

Peter Victor in the January 2015 CANSEE newsletter

Last fall a review by Mark Jaccard of Naomi Klein’s book This Changes Everything entitled I Wish This Changed Everything was published by the Literary Review of Canada. CANSEE founding member Peter Victor submitted the following response to the review.

Mark Jaccard draws on his detailed knowledge of climate change policies and mainstream economics to reject Naomi Klein’s argument that climate change represents a fundamental challenge to capitalism. And he makes some good points. Nonetheless, here are four reasons for thinking that Klein is essentially correct:

http://www.cansee.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/CANSEE-Newsletter-January-2015-full-size.pdf

Marc Jaccard’s original review of the book in the Literary Review of Canada can be seen here. http://reviewcanada.ca/magazine/2014/11/i-wish-this-changed-everything/

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