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A collection of my syndicated articles
Created on 8 Nov 2018

A collection of my syndicated articles



Thu, 11/08/2018
Drawing on the successes and failures of the past, we must help young climate strikers to win their existential struggle. Courage and conviction may not be enough – that’s something I learned from other movements’ failures.
8 Dec. 2018 by
David Attenborough has betrayed the living world he loves. By downplaying our environmental crisis, the presenter’s BBC films have generated complacency, confusion and ignorance.
16 Nov. 2018 by
Two tasks need to be performed simultaneously: throwing ourselves at the possibility of averting collapse, as Extinction Rebellion is doing, slight though this possibility may appear; and preparing ourselves for the likely failure of these efforts, terrifying as this prospect is. Both tasks require a complete revision of our relationship with the living planet.
7 Mar. 2019 by
Driving is ruining our lives, and triggering environmental disasters. Only drastic action will kick our dependency.
8 Nov. 2018 by
What if we abandoned photosynthesis as the means of producing food, and released most of the world’s surface from agriculture?
8 Dec. 2018 by
Every year we splurge on pointless, planet-trashing products, most of which are not wanted. Why not just bake them a cake?