Paul Kingsnorth

Paul Kingsnorth is a writer, environmentalist and poet. He has written widely for publications worldwide. He is the author of several books including One No, Many Yeses, Global Attack and his most recent Real England, published by Portobello.

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Monday, September 26, 2011
This Economic Collapse is a 'Crisis of Bigness'
Living through a collapse is a curious experience. Perhaps the most curious part is that nobody wants to admit it's a collapse. The results of half a century of debt-fuelled "growth" are becoming impossible to convincingly deny, but even as economies and certainties crumble, our appointed leaders bravely hold the line.
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Tuesday, February 10, 2009
A Line in the Green Sand
Last week the government published a shortlist of five schemes for harnessing the tidal power of the river Severn, to provide renewable electricity. It is no secret which is favoured in Whitehall - the biggest one, as ever: a 10-mile mega-barrage that would cost £14bn, and could generate 5% of Britain's power.
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