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Articles from George Monbiot

Bring It On

February 4, 2014 - 07:22 -- Admin

Did an undercover policeman help to instigate a major riot?

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 4th February 2014

Dredged Up

January 31, 2014 - 06:12 -- Admin

Never mind the evidence, we’ll do something eye-catching.

By George Monbiot, published on the Guardian’s website, 30th January 2014

For a moment that rarest of beasts, common sense, poked a nose out of its burrow and sniffed the air. Assailed by angry farmers demanding dredging in the Somerset levels, the environment secretary, Owen Paterson, broke with protocol and said something sensible.

Addicted to Comfort

January 21, 2014 - 07:16 -- Admin

Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chainstores.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 20th January 2014

The question has changed a little since Rousseau’s day, but the mystery remains(1). Why, when most of us now possess greater freedom than almost any preceding generation has enjoyed – freedom from tyranny, freedom from slavery, freedom from hunger – do we act as if we don’t?

Dead Zone

January 7, 2014 - 07:33 -- Admin

A shocking new bill threatens to make this country feel like a giant shopping mall.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 7th January 2014

Cold Comfort

December 31, 2013 - 06:18 -- Admin

In which the author recounts a chilling and idiotic brush with death.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 31st January

Unearthed

December 24, 2013 - 04:03 -- Admin

A winter’s tale of guns, gold and greed.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 24th December 2013.

Power Crazed

December 17, 2013 - 07:32 -- Admin

Why do we transfer the real health risks inflicted by coal onto nuclear energy?

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 17th December 2013

Puppet Show

December 13, 2013 - 00:11 -- Admin

Amazingly, the BBC seems happy to be exploited by covert corporate lobbyists.

By George Monbiot, published on the Guardian’s website, 12th December 2013.

I expected the BBC to wriggle. I didn’t expect this flat refusal to uphold its own editorial guidelines.

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