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It’s shocking to see so many leftwingers lured to the far right by conspiracy theories

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It’s an uncomfortable thing to admit, but in the countercultural movements where my sympathies lie, people are dropping like flies. Every few days I hear of another acquaintance who has become seriously ill with Covid...

England’s right-to-build laws are tokenistic and feeble – just ask the people of Totnes

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Among the most important democratic questions is how the land surrounding us is used. Is it providing homes we can afford, public services and green spaces, or is it being used by a few to impose damaging schemes on t...

Earth’s tipping points could be closer than we think. Our current plans won’t work

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If there’s one thing we know about climate breakdown, it’s that it will not be linear, smooth or gradual. Just as one continental plate might push beneath another in sudden fits and starts, causing periodic earthquake...

We can’t build our way out of the environmental crisis

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Dig for victory: 这, repurposed from the second world war, could be the slogan of our times. All over the world, governments are using the pandemic and the environmental crisis to justify a new splurge of infrastruc...

Who’s to blame for the Afghanistan chaos? Remember the war’s cheerleaders

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Everyone is to blame for the catastrophe in Afghanistan, except the people who started it. 是的, Joe Biden screwed up by rushing out so chaotically. 是的, Boris Johnson and Dominic Raab failed to make adequate and timel...

Why is life on Earth still taking second place to fossil fuel companies?

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The human tragedy is that there is no connection between what we know and what we do. Almost everyone is now at least vaguely aware that we face the greatest catastrophe our species has ever confronted. Yet scarcely a...

The gift we should give to the living world? Time, and lots of it

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We have a slow food movement and a slow travel movement. But we’re missing something, and its absence contributes to our escalating crisis. We need a slow ecology movement, and we need it fast. The majority of the wor...

Pegasus spyware is just the latest tool autocrats are using to stay in power

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Democracy depends on an equality of arms. If governments acquire political weapons unavailable to their opponents, they become harder to dislodge. They now possess so many that I begin to wonder how an efficient autoc...

Britain’s rivers are suffocating to death

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There’s more below the surface than we thought – something even worse than the water companies’ disgusting habit of filling our rivers with raw sewage. After a deep dive into the data, the team that made Rivercide las...

Why are water companies pumping Britain’s seas full of filthy sewage? Because they can

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What’s remarkable is not that a water company knowingly and deliberately poured billions of litres of raw sewage into the sea to cut its costs. What’s remarkable is that the Environment Agency investigated and prosecu...

How the BBC let climate deniers walk all over it

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是的, we should rake over the coals. And the oil, and the gas. Democratic accountability means remembering who helped to stoke the climate crisis. We should hold the fossil fuel companies to account. 在 1979, an intern...

第二套房子是一种严重的不公正, 然而英国政府鼓励他们

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How big would our housing crisis be if it were not for second homes? It’s a question almost no one in public life wants to ask, let alone answer. But it becomes more urgent every day. By a second home, I don’t mean on...

Britain has promised net zero – but it’s on track to achieve absolutely nothing

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Every week governments make headline announcements about saving the planet, and every week their small print unsaves it. The latest puff by the G7 is a classic of this genre. 显然, all seven governments have com...

Britain’s borders: wide open to Covid, slammed shut for people in need

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Once again, through gross neglect, the government is in danger of snatching defeat from the jaws of victory. Its astonishing dithering over the Indian variant of Covid-19 sustains its unbroken record of incompetence a...

My friend was the victim of a scam – and cuts mean she can do nothing about it

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It was a classic insulation scam. The conman had targeted a vulnerable elderly person, discovered a nonexistent damp problem in the loft, and claimed his product would solve it. 事实上, it was useless and dangerou...

That creaking sound? It’s the United Kingdom starting to break apart

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Any residual argument for Scotland to stay within the United Kingdom meets its counter-argument in Boris Johnson. Westminster politics has always been the preserve of a remote enclave, on average massively richer and ...

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