Paul Cox

Universal, Single-Payer Disaster Insurance: A Necessity in the Greenhouse Era

Serious problems in the nation’s flood insurance program have received heavy media coverage over the past three months. But flood insurance, like any insurance that covers a single type of (un)natural disaster, is burdened with inherent contradictions that always threaten to scuttle the system.

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Many So-Called 'Natural' Disasters Are Actually Caused by Humans - And They're Only Getting Worse

The following is an excerpt from the new book How the World Breaks by Stan & Paul Cox (The New Press, 2016): 

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