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Articles from George Monbiot

Oil Strike

October 11, 2019 - 21:52 -- Admin

The oil
companies have successfully transferred blame for their actions to us. It is
time to fight back.

By George
Monbiot, published in the Guardian 10th October 2019

Start Making Sense

October 5, 2019 - 02:15 -- Admin

By understanding the
psychological buttons they’re pressing, we can stop demagogues from destroying our
democracy.

By George Monbiot,
published in the Guardian 2nd October 2019

Is this democracy’s death spiral? Are
we falling, in this and other countries, into a lethal cycle of fury and
reaction, that blocks the reasoned conversation on which civic life depends?

Grounded

September 10, 2019 - 20:08 -- Admin

History
will be kind to the protesters who plan to stop flights at Heathrow airport.
They are climate heroes.

By George
Monbiot, published in the Guardian 4th September 2019

Obedience
is dangerous. It has facilitated every form of institutional oppression and
violence. Every advance in justice, peace and democracy has been made possible
by disobedience. Ethical progress is unlikely when we do only what we are told.

Ash to Ashes

August 20, 2019 - 22:36 -- Admin

Thanks to shocking failures of government, every tree, almost everywhere, is now threatened by killer plagues

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 14th August 2019

Fossil Rebellion

August 12, 2019 - 21:50 -- Admin

In the midst of climate breakdown, governments around the world
are funding and protecting the fossil fuel industry

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 7th August
2019

Killer Clowns

July 31, 2019 - 01:18 -- Admin

Why are so
many nations now led by extravagant buffoons? Because the nature of capitalism
has changed.

By George
Monbiot, published in the Guardian 26th July 2019

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