Category: transport

Be Still

Let’s create communities from which we scarcely have to travel.

Urban Jungle

Land Rover’s proposals that we use its SUVs for urban safaris shows how cars have been licensed to damage our lives.

Auto-Destruct

Cars are ruining our lives. We should cut their use by 90% over the next 10 years

Don’t Breathe

Pollution is now the biggest threat to children’s health. So why is it so neglected?

Driven Mad

How the waste and inefficiency of neoliberalism attacks our children’s health

Pollution Solutions

Electric cars address only a small part of the problem – we need to rethink the whole crazy transport system.

 Space Savers

We have enough physical and ecological space for public luxury for all. But not enough for private luxury for all.

Car Sick

A short, simple factsheet on the impacts of traffic pollution on children’s health

Carmageddon Beckons

There are plenty of brilliant plans for getting us moving without trashing the planet. So why aren’t they happening?

Mumbo-Jumbo Jets

I see the people on trial for occupying a runway at Heathrow as democratic heroes.

Look Around

There are plenty of real problems with aircraft emissions. But thousands of people are obsessed instead with a fairy tale.

Smoke and Mirrors

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

Slip Sliding Away

Is the killing of trees the link between this great rail disaster and 2014’s floods?

Towering Imbroglio

Is the government preparing to dispose of our forests and other public land?

Ghost Plane

Lobbying results in old and dirty technologies being maintained long beyond their useful life.

Angle of Descent

The justifications for airport expansion turn out to be bogus.

Roads to Ruin

A new road-building programme will drain money from essential services.

Top Dollar

Why is Top Gear, alone among BBC programmes, allowed to keep breaking editorial guidelines?