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The Commons Against the Anthropocene

How the Anthropocene legitimizes the expansion of private property relations

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In 2000, atmospheric chemist Paul Crutzen and ecologist Eugene Stoermer proposed the term Anthropocene as a more accurate name for our current geological epoch. With it, they argued that the Earth’s geological and atmospheric conditions had begun to bear the mark of human…

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