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George Monbiot

George Monbiot

George Monbiot is the author of the best selling books The Age of Consent: a manifesto for a new world order and Captive State: the corporate takeover of Britain. He writes a weekly column for the Guardian newspaper. Visit his website at www.monbiot.com

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Only Rebellion Will Prevent an Ecological Apocalypse

No one is coming to save us. Mass civil disobedience is essential to force a political response

George Monbiot ·


America’s New Revolutionaries Show How the Left Can Win

The little-known history of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s victory in a New York primary hints at the coming transformation

George Monbiot ·


Every Friday Is Black Friday: Why Our Addiction to Consumption and Growth Is Killing Us

Our behavior within the system cannot change the outcomes of the system. It is the system itself that needs to change.

George Monbiot ·


Neoliberalism – The 'Zombie Doctrine' at the Root of All Our Problems

Crisis after crisis is being caused by a failed ideology. But it cannot be stopped without a coherent alternative.

George Monbiot ·


The Gathering Financial Storm Is Just One Effect of Corporate Power Unbound

Governments are liberating global corporations from the rule of law and leaving them to rip the world apart

George Monbiot ·


Human... and Kind

Fascinating new lines of research suggest that we are good people, tolerating bad things.

George Monbiot ·


Nato’s Bombs Fall Like Confetti, Not Containing Conflict But Spreading It

Syria, Isis, Iraq … there are no easy solutions. But killing innocent civilians in Afghanistan and elsewhere draws more people into insurgencies

George Monbiot ·


Why We Fight for the Living World: It's About Love, and It's Time We Said So

Pope Francis reminds us that our relationship to the natural world is about love, not just goods and services

George Monbiot ·

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