The Climate Coup  


The Climate Coup
Polity | March 22, 2021 | 120 pages
ISBN: 9781509546145

Inaction by governments in the face of the climate crisis is often attributed to a lack of political will or a denial of the seriousness of the situation, but we shouldn’t exclude the possibility that part of the reluctance might be motivated by cynicism and even sheer evil: for some people, there are real financial and political benefits to be gained from the chaos that will ensue from environmental disaster.