Repeated warnings that the Private Finance Initiative was an outrageous rip-off, dumping ultimate risks on the taxpayer, were ignored Read more.
A rough transcript of my speech at the Oxford Farmers’ Conference debate, on the motion “This House Believes Eating Meat Will Be A Thing of the Past by 2100” Read more.
The government’s 25 Year Environment Plan is a work of cowardice Read more.
To be aware of the wonders of the living planet is to take on an unbearable burden of grief Read more.
This is the question everyone should be attending to – where is the food going to come from? Read more.
Economic growth will destroy everything. There’s no way of greening it – we need a new system. Read more.
How a chemical weapons attack in Syria spawned a shameful series of conspiracy theories Read more.
The Sheffield tree massacre is one result of the monstrous, impenetrable officialdom that neoliberalism creates Read more.
Our representative democracy is scarcely worthy of the name. 21st Century politics demands a more participatory system Read more.
We should use the political space being opened by the Labour resurgence to develop a new, participatory economy Read more.
Hope lies with a great, neglected sector of the economy, through which we can create a system that is neither capitalist nor state communist. Read more.