Social Studies of Environmentalism

The Global Going-Crazy Tipping Point

In Consumerism on May 10, 2013 at 3:16 pm

By Reverend Billy

Messianic leader of the Church of Stop Shopping and author of The End of the World, Reverend Billy confronts collective denial in the face of impending doom.


The Orwellian Problem

In Science Studies on March 10, 2013 at 1:00 pm

By Naomi Oreskes & Erik Conway

Merchants of Doubt authors Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway identify how the right-wing fights science with PR as an extension of capitalist ideology.

The Next Green Bubble?

In Biofuels on January 10, 2013 at 5:10 pm

By Robert B. Laughlin

Nobel Laureate Robert B. Laughlin exposes the consequences and limitations of biofuels from manure and corn ethanol to switchgrass and algae.