Saturday Seven

TUC touchstone blog – on Inequality and climate change.

Left Foot Forward – storm clouds gather over climate aid.

Eric Pooley talks about the politics of climate change. Link will take you to radio interview.

The Economist – ponders whether or not shale gas will help Poland to become a “land of energy-fuelled plenty”.

AFP – reports on Japan’s new green economic stimulus.

The Ecologist – carries an article on how human efforts to adapt and mitigate could worsen the direct effects of climate change on our ecosystems.

No doubt Paul Kingsnorth would agree with this perspective. Read his “confessions of a recovering environmentalist”. This article has unleashed a wave of dialogue over at openDemocracy.

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