Incompetence By Design

As state bodies are dismantled, corporations are freed to rip the living world apart Read more.

In Memoriam

As our wildlife and ecosystems collapse, remembering is a radical act. Read more.

Sunset for Liberal Democracy

The denial of popular sovereignty by mainstream leaders allows demagogues like Trump to pose as democratic champions. Read more.

Butchery of the Planet

Defending the living world and its people requires a shift from meat to a plant-based diet Read more.

Other People’s Money

Make bosses pay for the disasters they cause Read more.

Price Less

The “natural capital” agenda is morally wrong, intellectually vacuous, and most of all counter-productive Read more.

The Oxytocin Tent

The wonderful things I learnt during my treatment for prostate cancer Read more.

Payments for Not Mugging Old Ladies

This is George Monbiot’s response to the government consultation document Health and Harmony: the future for food, farming and the environment in a Green Brexit Read more.

Unprostrated

I have prostate cancer, but I’m happy. Here’s how. Read more.

Contrary to Reason

Steven Pinker claims to champion Enlightenment values. But his latest book is an affront to them Read more.

Parklife

Our national parks are ecological deserts, run for the benefit of a tiny minority. It’s time we reclaimed them. Read more.

Commonhealth

A remarkable experiment suggests that emergency admissions to hospital can be reduced by tackling loneliness Read more.

Wheel of Fortune

Only the left can break the cycle of wealth accumulation. Read more.

Resisting Resistance

A US-UK trade deal threatens to export the horrors of US corporate livestock production Read more.

Revolt of the Robots

How we can find meaning, purpose and pride when the workplace no longer offers them Read more.

Stepping Back from the Brink

An astonishing new field of enquiry explores the deep changes that could avert a planetary disaster Read more.

System Failure

Is complex society on the brink of collapse? Read more.

The Sting

Repeated warnings that the Private Finance Initiative was an outrageous rip-off, dumping ultimate risks on the taxpayer, were ignored Read more.

Eating the Earth

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.

A Grand Plan to Do Nothing

The government’s 25 Year Environment Plan is a work of cowardice Read more.