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We need optimism – but Disneyfied climate predictions are just dangerous

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In seeking to prevent environmental breakdown, what counts above all is not the new things we do, but the old things we stop doing. Renewable power, ad esempio, is useful in preventing climate chaos only to the exte...

George Monbiot: ‘On a vegan planet, Britain could feed 200 million people’

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If the UK switched to a plant-based diet – and used regenerative farming to produce food on the arable land we have (not using artificial fertilisers or pesticides) – how much could we be self-sufficient in food, perc...

George Grosz: museum dedicated to city’s master chronicler opens in Berlin

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Filled with lustful murderers, dishevelled streetwalkers and hollow-eyed wartime amputees, George Grosz’s jagged sketches of Berlin street life during the Weimar Republic never sought to capture the German metropolis ...

Ask yourself this before you vote: can anyone truly say the Tories have made Britain better?

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There is one question that counts when you cast your vote: have they made life better? This month, the Conservatives will have been in office for 12 anni. Oggi, in the local elections, we have a chance to pass judgm...

England’s punitive exam system is good for one thing: preservare il privilegio

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Why are we doing this to our children? As exam term begins, the question hangs over millions of households. NHS figures suggest that 17% di 6- to 16-year-olds in England now suffer from a “probable mental disorder”, un...

Owen Farrell ‘one of best ever’, claims Saracens teammate Jamie George

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Owen Farrell has been heralded as one of the all-time greats by his Saracens and England teammate Jamie George, who says he cannot understand the criticism that comes the fly-half’s way. Farrell was the standout perfo...

George Christensen changes the dynamic for an already intense Senate race in Queensland

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Campbell Newman’s face is hard to miss. The most conspicuous figure in Queensland politics in a generation – the Liberal National party’s only state premier in more than 25 years – is, as the billboards say, indietro. Il...

Australia politics live update: George Christensen to run for One Nation; Adam Bandt says trans rights ‘non-negotiable’; 36 Decessi per covid

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Former Liberal National MP George Christensen announces he will run for Pauline Hanson’s party; NSW records eight Covid deaths, Victoria 14 deaths and Queensland 10 deceduti, with two each in SA and WA; One Nation to co...

George Christensen says he will stand as One Nation candidate at federal election

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The former federal Liberal National party MP George Christensen has defected to One Nation and will run for the rightwing party in the Senate, in what appears to be an attempt to boost Pauline Hanson’s re-election bid...

Buffalo police cleared over pushing 75-year-old George Floyd protester

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An arbitrator has ruled that two Buffalo police officers did not violate use-of-force guidelines when they pushed a 75-year-old protester to the ground in June 2020, during racial injustice protests following the murd...

George Galloway threatens to sue Twitter for flagging account as Kremlin-linked

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George Galloway has threatened to sue Twitter after the social network labelled his account “Russian state-affiliated media”. The former MP, whose radio programme The Mother of All Talk Shows was broadcast on the Russ...

‘Learning to live with it’? From Covid to climate breakdown, it’s the new way of failing

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We have a new term for doing nothing: “learning to live with”. Learning to live with Covid means abandoning testing, isolation and wearing masks in public places. Living with it, dying from it, what’s the difference? ...

‘No progress’ since George Floyd: US police killing three people a day

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Police officers in America continue to kill people at an alarming rate, according to a data analysis that has raised concerns about the Biden administration’s push to expand police investments amid growing concerns ab...

Putin exploits the lie machine but didn’t invent it. British history is also full of untruths

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To the Syrians who have suffered its attacks, the Kremlin’s lies about Ukraine must sound horribly familiar. Insisting that the victims of bombings are “crisis actors”, spreading falsehoods about chemical weapons, jus...

Artist George Butler: ‘I draw what happens at the fringes of atrocity’

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Two weeks into the Russian invasion, as millions of Ukrainians fled their homes and headed west, artist George Butler began his own journey in the opposite direction. Travelling light, his dip pens, watercolours, Indi...

Tory MPs call the green transition ‘unaffordable’. Europe is proving that’s a lie

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While all eyes were on another horror, our war against the living world went nuclear. Over the weekend, temperatures at some weather stations in the Arctic rose to 30C above normal. Simultaneously, at certain weather ...

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