The Polluting Machinery of Capital

By This is part one of a three-part series on economics and the environment. This first segment will cover our current system’s, capitalism’s, effects on the environment. The second essay will cover the false notion of “green” capitalism. And the series of writings will be finished with an economical solution to ecological problems. Production’s … Continue reading The Polluting Machinery of Capital


Correlation Between Carbon Dioxide and Temperature

Essay By Ben Bollinger A claim often given by climate skeptics is that Carbon Dioxide (CO2) has no correlation with Earth’s temperature; and therefore increases in Earth’s CO2 level that we’ve seen today are nothing to worry about. The graph often cited by these skeptics is shown below in Figure 1.    This graph is … Continue reading Correlation Between Carbon Dioxide and Temperature

Climate Change 101

Essay By Ben Bollinger In this article, I am going to be scratching the surface of modern climatology and atmospheric science; that being  climate change. It has come to my attention that people on the right end of the political spectrum have consistently been denying the existence of climate change for a multitude of reasons, … Continue reading Climate Change 101