Germany is proposing some more smokes and mirrors so that it can maintain its position as the exemplar of fiscal responsibility by obeying its ‘Debt brake’ yet inject significant deficit spending into its recessed economy, which is starved of public infrastructure spending.
George Monbiot: As the fracking protesters show, a people’s rebellion is the only way to fight climate breakdown
Our politicians, under the influence of big business, have failed us. As they take the planet to the brink, it’s time for disruptive, nonviolent disobedience Read here
Some things never change. Governments still protect banks. It does not matter what they do, as with the Royal Bank of Scotland. Read here
Three activists from climate change direct action group Extinction Rebellion (XR) have been convicted after being arrested on protests earlier this year. They are the first activists to stand trial as a group from charges […]