RIP Democracy

(Originally published on 06/12/2015) “We’re surrounded. Everywhere you look you find masses, droves, gangs of unelected, unaccountable, profit-oriented individuals, corporations and new institutions surfacing everywhere, making official policy in areas ranging from public health to food and agriculture; from taxes to finance and trade…….  the entities they have created have become quasi-governmental bodies co-operating across national … Read more

Water Water Everywhere and Not a Drop To Drink

(Originally published 04/12/2015) The RSPB has warned that almost 300 of England’s most important wildlife sites are at risk from fracking after completing a full analysis of the areas of land that Government have offered to energy companies to explore for oil and gas.  ​http://home.bt.com/news/uk-news/protected-wildlife-sites-at-risk-from-fracking-warns-rspb-11364004509717 In 2013 the film ‘Promised Land’ starring Matt Damon & … Read more