Ludo De Witte

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Ludo De Witte (born 1956) is a Belgian writer and political activist internationally known for his book The assassination of Lumumba, on the murder of Patrice Lumumba. [1] In his latest work, Als de laatste boom geveld is, eten we ons geld wel op: kapitalisme versus de aarde, De Witte promotes Eco-socialism, stating that to save the world from ecocide, we have to free it from the yoke of capitalism. [2] De Witte also advocates a close cooperation between red and green in their mutual anti-capitalistic fight to save the planet from its demise. [3]


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  1. "Ludo De Witte". W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  2. De Witte, L. (2017). Als de laatste boom geveld is, eten we ons geld wel op: kapitalisme versus de aarde. EPO. p.12.
  3. Walter Lotens, Le fond de l’air est rouge … et vert. Archived 2019-04-11 at the Wayback Machine