Brexit could wreck the British countryside – or it could save it. It depends on getting our voices heard. Read more.
This explains how the rough estimates of the area occupied by sheep in the UK were derived. Read more.
The terrible legacy of European farm subsidies – and how we could use Brexit as an opportunity for something better Read more.
In the first of a series of columns about possible solutions, I explore how commons could transform society and the distribution of wealth Read more.
Why is there a worldwide revolt against politics as usual? Because corporate globalisation has crushed democratic choice. Read more.
Donald Trump’s staff are drawn from an opaque network of corporate-funded thinktanks and fake grassroots campaigns Read more.
We face (at least) 13 major crises, some of which are immediate. It’s time for some hard thinking about how we confront them. Read more.
The combination of automation, complexity and climate change is dangerous in ways we haven’t even begun to grasp. Read more.
How a ruthless network of super-rich ideologues killed choice and destroyed people’s faith in politics Read more.
The High Court judgement on air pollution is an opportunity to rethink our whole transport system. Read more.
Only by crossing social boundaries and coming together can we resist the forces that threaten to crush us. Read more.
Donald Trump is not an outlier, but the distillation of our dominant values Read more.
Sorry, but you cannot build new runways and prevent climate breakdown Read more.
Why should plagues of mental illness surprise us, in a world being ripped apart? Read more.
It’s a simple choice: stop all fossil fuel prospecting, or break the Paris agreement on climate change. Read more.