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.

Close Harmony

Why loneliness afflicts us – and how we should address it, in words and music Read more.

The Mess We’re In

How did neoliberalism happen and what do we do about it? Read more.

How to Really Take Back Control

Our multiple crises, and how we can escape them Read more.

Replacing Neoliberalism

A new politics needs a new political narrative Read more.


Those who claim to defend the national interest are bent on its destruction Read more.

Towering Injustice

Those who died in the Grenfell Tower fire were killed in an official war against public protections Read more.

The Day I Became a Vegan

The extraordinary sequence of events that changed my diet Read more.

A Corporation in Human Form

What drives Donald Trump – and the rest of the psychopathic political class Read more.

Ignoble Prize

If the Nobel Peace Prize means anything, it should be stripped from Aung San Suu Kyi for her complicity in the massacres in Myanmar/Burma Read more.

Putting the World to Rights

How to fix our broken politics Read more.

What Makes Us Human

The extraordinary, under-recognised aspects of human nature Read more.


How natural flood management could save homes and lives downstream Read more.

The Utter Weirdness of the British Countryside

And why rewilding makes sense here Read more.


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.


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


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.