Degrowth offers the world a new story, one that acknowledges the role economic growth has had in climate change and identifies alternatives.
The coronavirus is devastating, but failing to tackle climate change because of the pandemic only compounds the tragedy.
The cost of land and, in turn, housing forces people to buy into the rules of market capitalism, making it very hard to ‘downshift’ from consumer lifestyles. But what if we rethink public housing?
The average consumerist suburban lifestyle is unsustainable. But what if affluent suburbanites and battlers alike ditch the rat race and embrace economic ‘degrowth’? Here’s how it might unfold.