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A Zombie Love Story

All over the world, mutual aid groups have blossomed where governments have failed, as people support each other through the pandemic.

Real Life

This coronavirus is the wake-up call for a complacent civilisation.

Prescription for Disaster

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

The Extinguishing of Joy

The boats supplying the fish we eat are killing dolphins so fast that they are heading towards extinction.

Suing For Survival

Our legal action against the government aims to shut down fossil fuels

A Slow-Burning Scandal

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

Washout

Despite growing awareness, our government still allows landowners to help flood the homes of people living downstream.

The Roots of Fascism

When political leaders brazenly flout the law, we are heading towards a very dark place.

The Most We Can Do

Climate targets seem sensible, but are actually impeding effective action. Let’s do something completely different.

Extremophiles

Anyone seeking to defend life on Earth is now labelled an extremist. Yet the real extremists are those in power.

Saving Our Bacon

Farmfree foods might be the only thing that gets us – and much of the rest of the living world – through this century.

Life Enhancing

Allowing the seas to recover from the outrageous assaults of commercial fishing can help heal our own wounded lives.

Rewilding Politics

It’s not just governments we need to change, but the entire, top-down, 19th Century political system. And we can start, right now, in our towns and cities.

Resist and Rebuild

Don’t despair: we will fight back, and, eventually, return stronger than before.

Platform for the Planet

The political parties have finally woken up to the environmental crisis. But the media hasn’t

Power Failure

The current Labour Party has a weak instinct for power. This undermines its chances, but it reflects some rare and important traits.

Performative Oppression

The government proposes the cultural cleansing of the Romani and Traveller life from Britain.