Who killed the plan for cigarettes to be sold only in plain packets? Read more.
Category archives: health
Could an astonishing explanation for the rise and fall of violent crime be correct? Read more.
The evidence linking Alzheimer’s disease to the food industry is strong and growing. Read more.
Why have successive governments been waging war on one of the world’s best health systems? Read more.
The level of excess winter deaths in the UK is higher than Siberia’s. This is why. Read more.
While pressing Stewart Brand to admit he was wrong, it seems that I might have stumbled across a new tactic in the corporate propaganda war. Read more.
Despite challenging the environmental movement to admit when it gets things wrong, he seems unable to do so himself. Read more.
Here are the emails Stewart Brand and I have sent to each other Read more.
The government’s disastrous new deregulation programme means that the poor will be fouled by the rich. Read more.
Rising rates of teen pregnancy and STDs in the United States are the result of programmes intended to stamp them out. Read more.
The UN’s proposal for decriminalisation is senseless and destructive Read more.
What more can the government shut down? Oh yes, doctors’ surgeries. Read more.
Wherever you hear the words “free market”, you’ll find massive state handouts to corporations Read more.
Even in the rich nations, the babymilk manufacturers are undermining breastfeeding Read more.
The G8 has the interests of the rest of the world at heart – until they conflict with its own. Read more.
Young people are being torn apart by the gulf between expectation and reality. Is it any wonder that rates of mental illness are rising? Read more.