National Sections of the L5I:

Environment

Save the planet from capitalist destruction

The ecological crisis is a central question of our age. As we head into a world recession, socialists must connect the fight to defend jobs and workers’ conditions with the urgent need for a global transition to an environmentally and socially sustainable system.

The following theses of the League for the Fifth International identify the capitalist system as the cause of the ecological crisis and outline how the working class can solve it. Read more...

Capitalism kills: Imperialism, Capitalism and the Destruction of Humanity and Nature

On the fundamental contradictions between sustainability and the capitalist mode of production

Contents
Introduction
Green Economy - the wrong answers of capitalism Read more...

Australia burns: who will douse the flames?

AS WILDFIRES rage across swathes of Australia, tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets in every major city to demand the resignation of the government and action on the climate emergency Read more...

The collapse of COP25 in Madrid

Why the World Climate Conference failed and what we can learn from it Read more...

After the Global Action Day - what perspective for Fridays for Future?

On November 29, millions of young people again took to the streets. Read more...

Millions make global climate strike a success

Globally, the international action week #WeekForFuture was a great success. Read more...

Brazil’s Days of Fire

With the onset of the dry season in the Amazon region, an inferno of forest fires has hit the Brazilian states of Rondônia, Pará, Mato Grosso and Amazonas. Read more...

UK: Extinction Rebellion paralyses London

Extinction Rebellion (XR) captured the headlines of the mainstream media and the imagination of millions this Easter, as its activists occupied key tourist locations and major traffic arteries in Lond Read more...

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