Society

“While electric cars are undoubtedly less harmful than petrol cars, frankly that’s a pretty low bar.” Following the Prime Minister’s promise of investment in electric vehicles, Paul Morozzo, transport campaigner at Greenpeace UK, discusses whether electric cars really are more environmentally friendly than their fossil-fuelled counterparts.

The prospective nuclear plant has been criticised by MPs
Natalie Bennett reflects on 2020 from the House of Lords
Green Peer Natalie Bennett advises on the progress of the government’s HIV transmission target
Paul Corry details the cross-border cooperation drawn on to stop the city’s arms trade exhibition
Green Party MP urges government to rethink new curfew
Dr Sue Young advocates for a planning strategy with nature at its heart
Nadia Kanyange writes from firsthand experience about the UK’s poor handling of asylum seekers
Shaka Lish considers the impact the pandemic has had on our health, wellbeing and economy