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Why capitalism can’t solve the climate crisis

26 March 2019
This year has seen the birth of a militant new climate movement on the streets.

Labour makes moves to cover its left flank

26 March 2019
Until recently the Corbyn-supporting Momentum group hasn’t done much beyond organising canvassing days and online petitions. Now all of a sudden it’s organising protests over climate change.

Air pollution - a deadly truth about dirty capitalism

22 March 2019
Over eight million deaths a year. Higher rates of kidney disease, diabetes and strokes. Increased risk of lung and heart diseases, dementia and chronic ­illnesses that can begin in the womb and last a lifetime.

GALLERY - Pictures of the climate strike in London

15 March 2019
Thousands of school students took part in the climate strike on 15 March

Thousands take to the streets across Britain to demand action on climate change

15 March 2019
Friday saw historic action for climate change across 123 countries and territories and in over 2,000 towns and cities.

Action over climate change set to spread to new schools

12 March 2019
Thousands of students across Britain were preparing for huge strikes this Friday to demand urgent action on climate change.

As politicians refuse to act - activists stay on the streets and demand climate justice

05 March 2019
With just days to go until global strikes on 15 March, climate change activists show no sign of slowing down their protests.

After climate walkouts, school strikers say - ‘This is just the start’

26 February 2019
A new movement against climate catastrophe is growing across the world. Sarah Bates spoke to the school students who organised the first climate strike in Britain, and who are now preparing for the next round on 15 March

Saving the planet means dumping the rich

19 February 2019
The last few months has seen an explosion of inspiring struggle to fight climate change.

GALLERY - School students’ climate strike, London

15 February 2019
Thousands of school students flooded into central London to demand action over climate chaos

Thousands of students strike across Britain to demand action on climate change

15 February 2019
From Glasgow to Exeter thousands of students walked out of school for climate justice. 

‘Why we’re walking out of school to save our world’

12 February 2019
Walkouts were set to hit schools across Britain this Friday as students strike for climate justice.

Scrap capitalism to save the planet

12 February 2019
Two reports this week spelled out the scale of the threat posed by climate change. They follow decades of similar warnings.

LETTERS - Keep pressure on councils for a ‘climate emergency’

05 February 2019
There’s a growing movement to demand political leaders take serious action on climate change.

Big food business sells veganism to mask its crimes

12 January 2019
From October, when Christmas apparently begins, capitalists spend a fortune creating a bubble of unreality—worries can wait, cheese and Baileys have no calories.

Campaigners win a victory over fracking fiasco

19 December 2018
Anti-fracking campaigners see the removal of fracking equipment from a site in Lancashire as a significant step forward.

UN conference deal will not halt climate catastrophe

16 December 2018
The official pronouncements are wholly inadequate, but pressure is mounting for politicians to act on climate change.

As anger at climate change boils over - how can we save the planet?

27 November 2018
A renewed wave of rebellion is taking place worldwide to take on the threat of catastrophic climate change

Extinction Rebellion shuts down five London bridges

17 November 2018
Thousands of climate change activists blocked five central London bridges for hours on Saturday, leading to arrests and causing chaos for the cops.

Frackers all shaken up as tremors pause work

30 October 2018
Bosses’ claims that fracking is safe have been rumbled by activists and small earthquakes, says Sarah Bates

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