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Articles from George Monbiot

Hard Graft

March 18, 2015 - 18:15 -- Admin

Britain is not corrupt? Only through a ridiculously narrow framing of what corruption is.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 18th March 2015

Ringbarking the Tree of Life

March 12, 2015 - 23:37 -- Admin

The destruction of cultural treasures by ISIS has parallels in ecological cleansing around the world.

By George Monbiot, published on the Guardian’s website, 12th March 2015

Journalists are meant to be able to watch and read dispassionately: to face horror with equanimity. I have never acquired this skill, and I know I’m not the only one. It’s true that we seek out bad news, but there is some news that many of us find hard to face.

Unremitting Pain

February 11, 2015 - 10:52 -- Admin

The US government, it seems, couldn’t care less if it causes a humanitarian catastrophe in one of the world’s poorest nations.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian, 11th February 2015

A Shock to the System

February 9, 2015 - 21:51 -- Admin

A new form of marine mass destruction is outrageously being justified by the EU and its member states in the name of “scientific research”.

By George Monbiot, published on the Guardian’s website, 9th February 2015

Peak Squirrel

January 30, 2015 - 23:54 -- Admin

How to eradicate grey squirrels without firing a shot – an astonishing tale of ecological restoration.

By George Monbiot, published on the Guardian’s website 20th January 2015

Is there anything more stupid than the government’s plan to kill grey squirrels?

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