Sociologist Fears Russian Invasion of Ukraine Will Increase Use of Fossil Fuels

Even if we would like to avoid the idea of war, the world’s eyes are on Ukraine now and anxiety is high.

Thomas Mayer, CU Boulder professor emeritus of sociology, who is originally from Germany, belongs to the local Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center. He shares thoughts with KGNU’s Rossana Longo-Better on the Russian invasion of Ukraine and what is important for people in Colorado to understand, and what it means to be in fear of nuclear war in addition to the threats we are facing from climate change…


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