If the government’s amendments to the Police Bill are passed, we are on the path to authoritarianism.
Thanks to disgraceful government failures, an illegal waste-dumping mafia is now burning and burying millions of tonnes of dangerous materials.
Our last, best hope of averting systemic environmental collapse is to use the peculiarities of complex systems to trigger cascading political regime shifts.
Why do we tolerate the massive environmental impacts of the very rich?
What the rich nations owe the poor is not climate aid or climate loans. It’s climate reparations.
Almost everything being said by powerful governments at COP26 is a distraction from the crucial task: keeping fossil fuels in the ground.
Our survival depends on piercing the glassy surface of distraction, and ceasing to obey.
To avert environmental disaster, we need sudden and drastic change. Impossible? No, it has been done before.
Gangs of thugs rampage through the countryside. Yet the police look the other way, and the government does nothing.
Destroying the world’s living systems and draining its wealth are not perversions of capitalism. They are capitalism.
The living world is being hit by everything at once: the only way to stop our full-spectrum assault on Earth systems is to reduce our economic activity.
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How the counterculture fell prey to the far-right’s conspiracy theories.
The Conservatives promised that communities could reshape their own towns. As the shocking case of Totnes shows, it’s a con.
Earth systems could tip before 2050. We urgently need more stringent climate targets.
We cannot build our way out of the environmental crisis.
The media’s lust for blood helped march us into the disastrous wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. It wants us to forget that.
Future corporate profits are officially more important than life on Earth.
Protecting the natural world means creating tomorrow’s ancient habitats.
Do new technologies make autocrats impossible to overthrow?