Fighting The Biocrisis Blog: Climate Imperial: Geoengineering and Capitalist Hegemony (Part One)

The thesis of this article will be that a reliance on geoengineering to “solve” the climate crisis is not only a false solution, but an attempt to ensure the expansion of capitalist hegemony by extending commodification from “genes to species and to ecosystems” (Sullivan, 2009: 26) to the atmosphere (probablyasocialecologist, 2015) and now to the earth system as a whole (Szerszynski et al., 2013).