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The Undead

Liz Truss promises to double down on policies that have been completely discredited.

The Coming Hunger

As environmental breakdown threatens to render large parts of the planet unfarmable, how can mass starvation best be averted?

The Workaround

Without public consultation, the boundaries of freeports have been expanded to cover much of the country. What does this mean?

Unholy Cow

The world’s most damaging farm products? Organic pasture-fed beef and lamb.

Absent Minded

To this government, the duty of care is an abomination.

Streetlife

Low Traffic Neighbourhoods transform people’s lives and rebuild community. Resist the angry men trying to destroy them.

Judgement Call

Bereavement is bad enough, without a predatory phone company refusing to cancel a dead person’s account.

Days of Rage

System change is – and has always been – our only realistic means of defending the living planet.

Willing the End

On both sides of the Atlantic, powerful interests seem determined to trigger the collapse of life on Earth. Why?

Feel the Burn

While millions starve, crops are used to feed cars. It’s obscene.

Revolt Against Debt

This could be how the fight against climate breakdown reaches critical mass.

Shit Creek

New revelations show how one of the most treasured rivers in Europe is being killed by intensive livestock farms.

Pirates of the North Sea

The government’s attempt to hide a toxic waste disaster heralds a new bonanza for organised crime.

Muckraking Journalism

When sewage treatment goes right, it’s just as harmful as when it goes wrong. Here are the shocking reasons why.

Politics Deniers

Those who claim that we can prevent environmental collapse without political pressure or political change are now more dangerous than climate deniers.