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Articles from George Monbiot

Butchery of the Planet

June 13, 2018 - 20:06 -- Admin

Defending the living world and its people requires a shift from meat to a plant-based diet

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 8th June 2018

Whether human beings survive this century and the next, whether other lifeforms can live alongside us: above all this depends on the way we eat. We can cut our consumption of everything else close to zero and still drive living systems to collapse, unless we change our diets.

Butchery of the Planet

June 13, 2018 - 20:06 -- Admin

Defending the living world and its people requires a shift from meat to a plant-based diet

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 8th June 2018

Whether human beings survive this century and the next, whether other lifeforms can live alongside us: above all this depends on the way we eat. We can cut our consumption of everything else close to zero and still drive living systems to collapse, unless we change our diets.

Other People’s Money

May 29, 2018 - 16:27 -- Admin

Make bosses pay for the disasters they cause

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 24th May 2018

 

Once more, they walk away. The senior bosses at Carillion, like those at RBS, Northern Rock and a host of other corporate zombies, went home to count their undiminished millions. The pain they inflicted was felt by others. Reckless greed paid out again.

Other People’s Money

May 29, 2018 - 16:27 -- Admin

Make bosses pay for the disasters they cause

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 24th May 2018

 

Once more, they walk away. The senior bosses at Carillion, like those at RBS, Northern Rock and a host of other corporate zombies, went home to count their undiminished millions. The pain they inflicted was felt by others. Reckless greed paid out again.

Price Less

May 18, 2018 - 15:49 -- Admin

The “natural capital” agenda is morally wrong, intellectually vacuous, and most of all counter-productive

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 15th May 2018

 

The Oxytocin Tent

May 11, 2018 - 18:50 -- Admin

The wonderful things I learnt during my treatment for prostate cancer

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 9th May 2018

 

If I could turn back the clock, magically deleting my prostate cancer, the surgery I needed and its complications, would I do so? It seems an odd question. But I find it surprisingly hard to answer.

Close Harmony

April 4, 2018 - 03:27 -- Admin

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

A 20-minute video of a talk and concert by George Monbiot and Ewan McLennan, TEDxSouthampton, 23rd January 2017

 

 

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