Reduction in carbon emissions must be carried out as quickly as possible – and above all by advanced economies

An earlier article, “COP26: Why Advanced Countries Must Proportionately Make By Far the Biggest Cuts in Carbon Emissions – Factual Briefing,” analysed the data produced by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) ahead of the COP conference – in its report: “Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis”. The conclusion which follows from the…

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COP26: why advanced countries must proportionately make by far the biggest cuts in carbon emissions – factual briefing

The COP26 conference on climate change is discussing an issue which will profoundly affect every person on our planet. Climate change, together with nuclear war, is one of the two issues which can overturn the present basis of human civilisation. Because of the extreme seriousness of this issue, the COP26 conference should therefore be an…

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Why Common Prosperity is Good for Socialism and for China’s Economy

President Xi Jinping’s introduction of the term “Common Prosperity” has led to an important discussion both inside and outside China. The aim of Common Prosperity is, of course, not at all limited to purely economic objectives. Its goals are far wider, including to ensure the rise in the living standards of the Chinese people, to…

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La Gran Ruta de China

My book La Gran Ruta de China (in Spanish) has been published as an ebook. This ebook is free and may be freely distributed. To download a copy please click on the link below. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1JNr2bZGkb3HKC-2x1AYPNGEGqp6hqn0Y/view?usp=sharing

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Cuba, China, Latin America and the World

This analysis of the the central necessity to defeat the US attack on Cuba for every progressive cause in the world, starting with Latin America, was originally published in Chinese at Guancha.cn. The US in Latin America is at present once again seeing a series of countries attempting to follow independent policies, corresponding to their…

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Launch of the book “China’s Great Road”

On Saturday 10 July there will be the launch of the book China’s Great Road by John Ross. Speakers will include Vijay Prashad, Radhika Desai, Tings Chak, Dai Suyue, Joshua Jackson, Kenny Coyle, Carlos Martinez and John Ross. China’s Great Road expands and deepens many of the analyses published on the Learning from China website.…

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We have entered the “China period of the development of socialism” – Preface to the European edition of “China’s Great Road”

The following is the Preface to the European edition of my book “China’s Great Road”. The book is available at an introductory price of £16 or €17.95 from https://redletterspp.com/collections/summer-special/products/chinas-great-road The accumulated achievements of China since its revolution of 1949 are so great that they have now not only changed the world but must lead every…

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