Published on Mar 17, 2016
Panel discussion at the 2016 Public Interest Environmental Law Conference (PIELC). March 5th, 2016
“What every Environmentalist Needs to Know about Capitalism & how it Relates to movement building”
Dr. John Bellamy Foster and Dr. Jamil Jonna provide an overview of the functional mechanisms of capitalism, paying particular attention to the effects of capitalism on environmental movements and environmental law. The goal of the discussion is to give viewers a clear, concise, and scientific understanding of exactly how and why capitalism is the driving force behind the destruction of the planet.
Moderator: Lauren Regan, CLDC Executive Director
Panelists: Dr. John Bellamy Foster and Dr. Jamil Jonna, Civil Liberties Defense Center