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How Wolves Change Rivers

A short extract from my TED talk, which has now been watched 14 million times on YouTube. Read more.

Terrorism or Heroism?

If you join foreign conflicts you’re prosecuted as a terrorist, however just your cause. Read more.

Bring It On

Did an undercover policeman help to instigate a major riot? Read more.

Dredged Up

Never mind the evidence, we’ll do something eye-catching. Read more.

Addicted to Comfort

Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chainstores. Read more.

Drowning in Money

The hidden and remarkable story of why devastating floods keep happening. Read more.

Dead Zone

A shocking new bill threatens to make this country feel like a giant shopping mall. Read more.

Cold Comfort

In which the author recounts a chilling and idiotic brush with death. Read more.

Unearthed

A winter’s tale of guns, gold and greed. Read more.

Power Crazed

Why do we transfer the real health risks inflicted by coal onto nuclear energy? Read more.

Systems that Deprive Us of Wonder

A conversation with Steve Wheeler for Dark Mountain Read more.

Puppet Show

Amazingly, the BBC seems happy to be exploited by covert corporate lobbyists. Read more.

One Rolex Short of Contentment

Materialism promises satisfaction. It delivers despair. Read more.

Transylvanian Count to Chair Bloodbank

A new government appointment provides a chilling insight into its priorities. Read more.

“Managing Transparency”

Politicians and officials are desperately seeking to justify their transatlantic assault on democracy. Read more.

Hidden Interests

The BBC’s disgraceful failure to reveal who its contributors are speaking for. Read more.

Wrong About Being Wrong

The argument seems, once more, decisively to favour veganism. Read more.

Spend, Don’t Mend.

Advertising and consumerism dull our capacity for empathy. Read more.

Plumbing the Depths

A government-backed industrial lobbying campaign is being funded by a stealth tax. It’s an outrage. Read more.

Double Erasure

A shocking case of denial highlights the problem that Catholics – and Pope Francis – have with history. Read more.