Issue 040 of New Internationalist

Reader-owned global journalism

June 1976

Trash and grab

The looting of a small planet - and why there are two environmental crises: one of 'too much' and one of 'too little'.


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  • There are two crises of the environment. For the majority in the developed world, there is a crisis of ‘too much’; for the developing world a crisis of 'too little'.