REVCOM.US—September 20, 2019

Capitalism Is A Straitjacket On Humanity’s Chance To Save Our Planet…

Only A REAL Revolution Can Remove That Straitjacket

If humanity is to have a chance to truly deal with the climate emergency that now confronts it, there must be a revolution to overturn the capitalist-imperialist system that has gotten things to this point and that, because of the underlying laws of its system, cannot deal with it.

The Amazon rainforest, the largest rainforest in the world, is burning—causing deadly harm to what is known as the “lungs of the planet.” If this continues, the results would be horrific: extinction of tens of thousands of species and further acceleration of global climate change. Above: Jacundá National Forest, near the city of Porto Velho, August 25, 2019 (Photo: AP)


The question is...

What underlies this crisis and what must be done?

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Global warming is increasing the power and intensity of hurricanes, especially affecting island nations and coastal areas around the world. Above: Great Abaco, Bahamas, September 5, 2019 (Photo: AP)


There IS a blueprint for how a whole new revolutionary system WOULD set about trying to solve this problem.


Read this excerpt from the Constitution for the New Socialist Republic in North America, authored by Bob Avakian


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Listen to Bob Avakian discuss the difference a revolution could make toward solving this.



“...we have two choices: either, live with all this—and condemn future generations to the same, or worse, if they have a future at all—ormake revolution!” 



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