“Piecemeal, market-based climate policies might win over the support of economics department and a handful of centrist Republicans, but they won’t either get the job done or inspire the support of any critical mass of the population. The scale of changes science demands requires doing something the neoliberals recognized as crucial early: taking state power, then using it to radically rethink the relationship between the state and the economy — in this case, toward building a more equal, low-carbon world.”

It’s Time to Admit That Half-Measures Can’t Stop Climate Change

As climate scientists call for a dramatic transformation of the world’s economy, a new set of deniers is starting to coalesce around something easier.