The Vicious Cycle of Ecological Destruction and Urban Decay

How human environments everywhere have decayed together

Florence, Italy (photo by Kevin Martin Jose on Unsplash)

The mass movement of people from the countryside to the city was crucial to the initial success of the capitalist system.

It’s a claim which needs no introduction and little elaboration. Only with a large permanent population of landless workers…

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J. W. Barlament

J. W. Barlament

History, politics, religion and the rest. Told with nerve and without reserve. Columbia 2024.