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EQUALS: Reimagining Our Economy artwork

IS GREEN GROWTH A CONVENIENT LIE? – With Jason Hickel, Economic Anthropologist

EQUALS: Reimagining Our Economy - August 20, 2021 18:09 - 29 minutes ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
How fighting inequality and beating climate change means we must end our addiction to economic growth and fast. We’re asking: How are inequality, climate breakdown and growth linked? Why is green growth an impossibility? If rich nations must stop growing, what does this mean for developing coun...

Tech Empire with Michael Kwet and Tshi Malatji artwork

The Climate Crisis and Degrowth with Robert Pollin & Jason Hickel

Tech Empire with Michael Kwet and Tshi Malatji - June 03, 2021 13:57 - 1 hour
This episode welcomes Robert Pollin and Jason Hickel to discuss the climate crisis and degrowth. The show is divided into four main parts. First, it lays out key concepts and information about the climate crisis. We then discuss solutions, including a global Green New Deal and a post-growth, redi...

WARDROBE CRISIS with Clare Press artwork

Jason Hickel - Can Degrowth Save Fashion?

WARDROBE CRISIS with Clare Press - January 28, 2021 00:39 - 50 minutes ★★★★★ - 176 ratings
Everybody's talking about degrowth. Does this mean we've finally woken up to the reality of climate breakdown and ecological collapse? Are we ready to challenge capitalism's obsession with GDP and perpetual expansion? If so, what's the alternative? And how can we apply this to fashion, beyond si...