Cities Will Save Us

The failures of climate conferences such as Copenhagen 2009 are said to be fatal.  However failure at the state level does not necessarily mean we are all going to soon have water up to our necks.  Mayors and not presidents, prime ministers or parliaments, set some of the most ambitious climate goals.  50% now live [...]

Ban the Baby

Probably the least discussed way to reduce man’s impact is removing babies from the equation.  We don’t like to talk about this in our democratic countries because it sounds like something that an ecofascist would think up.  However the reality is we don’t need a dictatorship to enact this rule.  We just need to get [...]

I’m a Climate Killer: I Work

I studied, I dreamed and then I worked. Never before have we been so educated in the West. Growing up in a Middle Class Western European family I learnt that education was important. Education would open the door to all my dreams. Our governments have helped us with an extension of education to the masses. [...]

We Can All Make BP Pay!

The Oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is another example of a big company not taking its social responsibility seriously and a prime example of Greenwashing. The leak goes on, but BP’s priorities lie elsewhere. Its Image! BP has bought keywords in Google/Bing/Yahoo since the full scale of the disaster unfolded. It is now [...]

Why No English Greenpeace Magazine?

I need help. I discovered a great German magazine when I first moved to Germany. Greenpeace Magazin (greenpeace-magazin.de in German). What a great idea! What annoys me is that there is no English equivalent. Does anyone know why not? Greenpeace Magazin is great. In depth articles with everything from asbestos to whaling covered, interviews with [...]

Euphoria: 1st Green UK MP

The first Green in the UK, Caroline Lucas, did not only make history in the UK, but also the World.  The first Green MP elected by the First Past the Post electoral system: a true milestone.  30 Years after the first Green Party was founded in Germany and 27 Years after 27 MPs flooded into [...]