An Anti-Colonial Call to Action: Eric Holthaus’s Manual for Becoming an Activist

A a review of Eric Holthaus’s recent book, The Future Earth.

Eric Holthaus is an optimist.

Optimism is a tough take these days. The IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C suggested that allowing the world to warm more than 1.5° degrees would threaten human civilization. The best international tool we currently have to limit warming — a tool to which the United States is not currently a signatory — would still allow the