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Inheriting The Wind

Review of Slide Mountain, or The Folly of Owning Nature, by Theodore Steinberg

The Jaws of Victory

Review of: The River Stops Here: How One Man’s Battle to Save His Valley Changed the Fate of California. Ted Simon, Random House, New York.

If Not Now, When?

There are no excuses for not joining the protest against the Newbury bypass

Dispossessed without trace

The Brazilian press and political system is ignoring a wholesale theft of land and the murder of its people

Toxic Shock

The Government’s official position is that we should pour our hazardous waste down the drain.

Murder in the Amazon

Nearly all the mahogany leaving Brazil has been taken, illegally, from protected reserves

Subversive Genius

Roads protesters are bringing art and necessity back together, sowing the seeds of cultural renewal

Back to 1662

The Government’s repressive new laws contain eerie similarities to statutes passed hundreds of years ago

The Astromancer

Did Ledumen, the celebrated Samburu prophet, know I was coming to visit him three months before I decided to do so?