“Our disrespect for wild animals and our disrespect for farmed animals has created this situation where disease can spill over to infect human beings.”
Source: Jane Goodall Warns Humanity Will Be ‘Finished’ After Covid-19 Without Ending ‘Absolute Disrespect for Animals and the Environment’ | Common Dreams News
U.N. Chief António Guterres declared the pandemic “an unprecedented wake-up call” and urged world leaders to pursue a “green recovery.”
Source: Humanity Must ‘Tackle Two Crises at Once,’ Says Greta Thunberg of Climate and COVID-19 on 50th Earth Day | Common Dreams News
Humans may not survive. Reports from the UN’s Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change provoke images of land masses drowning, fleeing populations, starvation, terrible droughts, terrible storms, migrating diseases, new deserts, and intolerable heat. It’s an “ecological Armageddon,” says one expert. We hear about “the sixth extinction,” the geologic epoch that is our own. It’s called More
Source: To Confront Climate Change Humanity Needs Socialism – CounterPunch.org
To perish or to radically transform the way we relate to one another and to nature, that is the question humanity has never had to face until now.
Source: Making Capitalism History