Environment

“Rather than talk about ‘sacrifice’, the environmental movement should be making the case for a state-led redistribution of wealth, as a means to meet human needs and wellbeing within the limits of the planet.” Dr Karen Bell, Senior Lecturer in Geography and Environmental Justice at the University of West of England, discusses how the environmental movement can be more inclusive of working-class people through the transition to a sharing economy and promoting a radical redistribution of wealth.

The Vegan Society's Tim Thorpe explains how we can reduce our meat consumption
Bartlomiej Kozek explores how the environment has come to occupy a large space in Poland’s public debate
A report from the National Audit Office has revealed the risks and costs of shale gas extraction
Activist Tina Rothery reflects on the anti-fracking protests at Preston New Road
ITV’s Tonight programme has revealed that harmful plastic chemicals reach the human body
The Green Party will say No to climate chaos and Yes to Europe at the general election
South East MEP Alexandra Phillips has become the latest Green MEP to launch a report on a Green New Deal
Wildlife Trusts say that cutting pesticide usage and reversing habitat loss is necessary to protect insect population