Culpable Negligence

The disastrous collapse of the UK’s pandemic response has been caused by the deliberate evisceration of our health services. Worse is coming. Read more.

The Machine Stops

The government knowingly and deliberately de-prepared the UK, even as the pandemic began to bite. Read more.

Prescription for Disaster

In the UK, the US and Australia, governments built on dirty money cannot be trusted to protect us from the coronavirus. Read more.

A Slow-Burning Scandal

The government refuses to act on toxic flame retardants in our bedding and furnishings. Read more.

Obesophobia

In 1976, we ate more than we do today. So why are we fatter? Read more.

The Oxytocin Tent

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

Unprostrated

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

Commonhealth

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

Sex Pests

Who is most responsible for high abortion rates? The religious right. Read more.

Smoke and Mirrors

Pollution, as scandals on both sides of the Atlantic show, is a physical manifestation of corruption. Read more.

Slim Chance

New evidence suggests that obesity might be incurable. So why does the government propose to punish sufferers? Read more.

The Elixir of Life – In a Poisoned Chalice?

Is life extension science an astonishing promise or an astonishing threat? Or both? Read more.

Smoke-Filled Rooms

How the media gives Big Tobacco everything it wants. Read more.

Power Crazed

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

Smoking Gun

Who killed the plan for cigarettes to be sold only in plain packets? Read more.

The Grime Behind the Crime

Could an astonishing explanation for the rise and fall of violent crime be correct? Read more.

The Mind Thieves

The evidence linking Alzheimer’s disease to the food industry is strong and growing. Read more.

A Death Foretold

Why have successive governments been waging war on one of the world’s best health systems? Read more.

Cold-Hearted

The level of excess winter deaths in the UK is higher than Siberia’s. This is why. Read more.

A Charming Falsehood

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.