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How Wealth Inequality Fuels the Climate Emergency: George Monbiot, Scientist Kevin Anderson on COP26

Democracy Now! – Nov 11, 2021 The United States and China made a surprise announcement on Wednesday at the U.N. climate summit in Glasgow on a joint pledge to reduce methane emissions and slow deforestation. The United States is the … Continue reading

George Monbiot: New U.K. PM Liz Truss Has “Extreme Neoliberal” Anti-Labor, Anti-Environment Record

Sep 6, 2022 The United Kingdom’s Conservative Party has voted for Liz Truss to become its new leader, replacing Boris Johnson and making her Britain’s next prime minister. Truss served as foreign secretary under Johnson and has a record of … Continue reading

BBC World Service – HARDtalk, George Monbiot: Surrounded by fear

Humans face a series of interlinked existential challenges. How do we feed a global population heading towards ten billion? Can it be done without degrading ecosystems and exacerbating climate change to a calamitous extent? Stephen Sackur interviews writer and environmental … Continue reading

“Morons”: George Monbiot Compares PM Race to Viral British TV News Clip Questioning Climate Science

Jul 21, 2022 Following the resignation of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Finance Minister Rishi Sunak and Foreign Secretary Liz Truss have advanced to a runoff to succeed Johnson as Conservative leader, which would also make them prime minister. Both … Continue reading

Paper Straws Are Not Enough. Only “System Change” Can Halt Climate Crisis, Says George Monbiot

Jul 21, 2022 A massive heat wave has scorched much of Europe this week, with the U.K. shattering its record for highest temperature ever recorded Tuesday. We’re joined by author and environmental activist George Monbiot, whose latest column for The … Continue reading

Factory farming is turning this beautiful British river into an open sewer | George Monbiot | The Guardian

George Monbiot – Fri 10 Jun 2022 07.00 EDT The Wye is being killed by toxic industrial chicken factories along its banks. Such disasters are happening all over the UK BBC WorldService – Interview with George Monbiot Newshour 10 June … Continue reading

Regenesis: Feeding the World Without Devouring the Planet: George Monbiot

BBC Interview with George Monbiot BBC World Service, Newshour 10 June 2022 http://ecoethics.net/YSOLI/201907-Climate/Audio/20220610-Newshour-George-Monbiot.mp3 [See related series of video webcasts:] Sir David Attenborough in “Soils, Agriculture, Carbon Sequestration and Human Survival” “This remarkable book, staring curiously down at the soil beneath … Continue reading

How the soil healed wounded soldiers – a tale from Regenesis | George Monbiot

May 23, 2022 Learn how this mysterious “Angel’s Glow” helped to heal the wounded soldiers, as described by George Monbiot in his new book Regenesis, available to buy ⟹ smarturl.it/regenesisbook About the book: For the first time since the Neolithic, … Continue reading

How Wealth Inequality Fuels the Climate Emergency: George Monbiot, Scientist Kevin Anderson on COP26

Democracy Now! – Nov 11, 2021 The United States and China made a surprise announcement on Wednesday at the U.N. climate summit in Glasgow on a joint pledge to reduce methane emissions and slow deforestation. The United States is the … Continue reading

How Wealth Inequality Fuels the Climate Emergency: George Monbiot, Scientist Kevin Anderson on COP26

Democracy Now!Nov 11, 2021 The United States and China made a surprise announcement on Wednesday at the U.N. climate summit in Glasgow on a joint pledge to reduce methane emissions and slow deforestation. The United States is the largest historical … Continue reading