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Articles from George Monbiot

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




April 4, 2018 - 02:39 -- Admin

Those who claim to defend the national interest are bent on its destruction

A 5-minute video with George Monbiot for Double Down News, 15th November 2017


Towering Injustice

April 4, 2018 - 02:34 -- Admin

Those who died in the Grenfell Tower fire were killed in an official war against public protections

A 4-minute video with George Monbiot by Double Down News, 11th July 2017