The Ecologist


Archive: Campaigning

20/02/2017» The Hunting Act 12 years on - time to crack down on the fox-killing criminals!

25/01/2017» Reaching hearts and minds: the power of nonviolent action unleashed

13/02/2017» New Mooncup campaign offers a more eco-friendly alternative to disposable sanitary-ware

07/02/2017» Stop the UK Treasury's transport carnage!

09/02/2017» Animal Campaigners launch petition to stop horrific dog torture in Romania

07/02/2017» Fighting the Brexit threat to pesticide laws

13/01/2017» Sizewell C consultation: EDF 'forgets' to mention 600,000 m3 a year of mains water

11/01/2017» Rosia Montana: how Romanians united to save a mountain village from mining apocalypse

09/01/2017» UK's 'development for profit' private equity arm set to grab £6 billion of aid funds

06/01/2017» China must take responsibility for its citizens' wildlife crimes in Africa

18/12/2016» EPA's systemic bias in hearings over glyphosate and cancer

15/12/2016» The 'Genetics' letter, the Euratom suicide clause, and the death of the nuclear industry

12/12/2016» Malaysia: the Murut struggle against palm oil, for land and life

08/12/2016» Cuadrilla - drop your £55,000 claim against Lancashire fracking 'Nana'!

24/11/2016» No to Bradwell's 'secret' radioactive discharges to the sea

28/11/2016» In the age of Trump, Big Art must cut off Big Oil!

23/11/2016» Stopping Europe's nuclear industry in its tracks: here's how

23/11/2016» Switch the Stick - why we need to stop buying plastic cotton buds

17/11/2016» Don Sahong Dam - disaster in the making that must be halted!

01/11/2016» Controlling corporate power: advance of a people-centred UN human rights treaty

31/10/2016» Beast of Beckermet against the nuclear menace? a Lakeland story for All Hallow's Eve

03/10/2016» #AxeDrax: campaigners unite for climate justice against coal and biofueled deforestation

19/09/2016» Responsible advertisers must boycott climate-sceptic Mail, Sun, Times, Telegraph, Express

13/09/2016» Corporations rule the world? Not quite. But we must stop them while we still can!

12/08/2016» Why Japan? The racism of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings

15/08/2016» New Whale Heritage Sites (WHS) signal a new era in responsible whale watching

07/03/2016» Changing the world with creative non-violence

01/08/2016» Pro-GMO propaganda at Cornell University - a student fights back

29/07/2016» Not just cruel to pigs - farmers are the other victims of intensive animal farming

30/06/2016» How the Remainers got it so wrong: the lessons of climate change campaigning

08/07/2016» New film ‘SWINE' exposes the secret life of factory farms and the rise in antibiotic resistance in farmed animals

27/06/2016» It feels like the tragedy of a generation, but we need to gear up not give up

27/06/2016» Help to get toxic chemicals banned from our towns, cities, streets and parks

22/06/2016» Reward Offered to help catch and convict wolf pup poachers

21/06/2016» Brexit - a nasty sting in the tail for Britain's bees?

13/06/2016» Wildlife presenter wears 1,000 blood red roses to symbolise equine deaths from UK horse racing

31/05/2016» The Eurobadger coalition - fighting for badgers Europe-wide

08/06/2016» Wildlife Presenter Anneka Svenska and actress Star War's Carrie Fisher join ‘forces' to stop Yulin Dog Meat Trade

07/06/2016» Grow Heathrow's Spiritual Ecology: One Resident's Personal Reflections

02/06/2016» Natural History Museum must not destroy its Wildlife Garden

27/05/2016» The Monsanto Years: Neil Young rocking for a greener world

17/05/2016» Bovine TB Part II: rotten data, dodgy science, bad politics.

17/05/2016» Glyphosate in the EU: product promoters masquerading as regulators in a 'cesspool of corruption'?

05/05/2016» GMO lobby's false claims to defend GM oilseed against deformed butterfly findings

03/05/2016» Fair game? Hunting lobby's attacks on the RSPCA are proof of its effectiveness

28/04/2016» Reclaim the power! Progress towards a fossil-free UK

28/04/2016» Dodgy data, bad science, rotten politics: why the badger cull is wrong and stupid

19/04/2016» This deadly pollution must stop! London cyclists rally for health and climate

06/04/2016» Protecting God's Creation: churches commit to the green energy transition

01/04/2016» Flesh against fossil fuels: let's shut down the UK's largest coal mine!

11/04/2016» Opening up the debate on GMOs to the voices of the future

04/03/2016» Nigerian farmers win High Court court victory in fight against Ekiti airport

21/03/2016» Taiji dolphin drive hunt is over - but the cetacean slaughter continues

30/03/2016» Badger cull: protestors' legal right to information upheld

17/03/2016» Sacred land, unholy uranium: Canada's mining industry in conflict with First Nations

14/03/2016» Secrecy tightens over plutonium shipments from Japan to US

09/03/2016» Dolphin selfies and performing whales: how our cultural narcissism is killing the planet

09/03/2016» Federal Court must uphold our children's right to a viable future

24/02/2016» Siberia's Heavenly Lake and 'small peoples' of the High North at risk from oil drilling

23/02/2016» Coal companies trying to revive 'zombie' open cast mines in Wales

19/02/2016» South Africa's conservation success story: the 'Black Mambas' mean business!

08/02/2016» Brazil must save Amazon's Kawahiva tribe from genocide

05/02/2016» 20 years ago today ... What have we learned since the GMO Flavr Savr tomato?

01/02/2016» From salt to GMOs - resistance is fertile

25/01/2016» What's to celebrate on Australia's 'apartheid day' of national shame? Only this: survival

24/01/2016» Climate Justice activists to EPA: make Clean Power Plan work for fossil fuel afflicted communities!

15/01/2016» Mums - let's use our consumer power to keep GMOs and deadly herbicides out of food

15/01/2016» Who's telling the truth about the New Alliance and farmers in African countries?

13/01/2016» Are fossil fuel giants violating human rights? The Philippines will decide

02/12/2015» Europe must lead the way towards 'zero deforestation'

05/01/2016» Truss's decision: badger culling will continue, with no evidence it works

31/12/2015» Cumbria flooding: Environment Agency issues alert on Drigg nuclear waste site

26/11/2015» Sewage treatment essential to save Puget Sound orcas

15/12/2015» The plight of the partridge: confined, distressed, maimed - then shot for fun

07/12/2015» Bloodbath in Yellowstone: the park's plan to slaughter 1,000 wild bison

08/12/2015» Brandalised! COP21's 600 fake adverts take the real climate message to Paris

19/11/2015» Sustainable palm oil? RSPO's greenwashing and fraudulent audits exposed

13/11/2015» From Yucatan to Arizona, from Sonora to New Mexico: the return of the jaguar

09/11/2015» Fox hunting season begins under cloud of political spin

02/11/2015» Colorado State campus mega-development steals Mexican beach - you call that 'mindful'?

24/10/2015» BBC fails to challenge BP arts sponsorship chief on kidnap and torture allegations

15/10/2015» Can't drive? Won't drive? Want to drive less?

21/10/2015» Indigenous activists celebrate bitter victory over rainforest dam moratorium

14/10/2015» Time to curb FADs, the tuna industry's floating atoll destroyers

09/10/2015» For climate change action, we must fight back against the media billionaires

07/10/2015» Global South campaigners tell UK planners: no new opencast coal mines!

06/10/2015» Pesticide-free towns and cities - citizen power in action

28/09/2015» EU must end its cruel exports of live animals

30/09/2015» Pheasant shooting begins today - and forget the rural idyll!

23/09/2015» Navitus Bay offshore wind refusal - UK energy and climate policy unravels

16/09/2015» Indigenous peoples bear the brunt of global greenwash

22/09/2015» Astonishing and awful: Osborne's nuclear deal with China

11/09/2015» Now's the time to make your council declare a TTIP Free Zone

09/09/2015» Whitewashed - the short and miserable life of game birds

03/09/2015» Keep glyphosate out of our food!

10/08/2015» Cleaning the waves: Surfers Against Sewage turns its fight to ocean plastic

25/08/2015» London's Garden Bridge: a damaging folly at public expense

20/08/2015» The NFU's dishonesty over badger culling

21/08/2015» Into the heart of the beast - occupying Germany's open cast coal nightmare

20/08/2015» The perfect pinta vs. the TTIP trade tanker

04/08/2015» Broken Promises: new film exposes Malaysia's indigenous rights violations

03/08/2015» The Green Deal is dead. Long live Fossil Fuel Freedom!

06/08/2015» After Hiroshima and Nagasaki, a third nuclear atrocity: the corruption of science

28/07/2015» Moorside, Cumbria: the great nuclear land grab

03/08/2015» RBS, Barclays, HSBC ... it's time to get out of coal!

03/08/2015» Julian Assange: an epic struggle for justice

31/07/2015» Fighting back for the green economy

06/03/2015» Saving the wild Rockies

21/07/2015» Defend GMO labeling - say no to Monsanto's DARK Act today!

10/07/2015» Defending Hollington Valley? Don't even think of talking to the man who's destroying it

15/07/2015» Não a PEC 215! No to Brazil's plan to open indigenous lands to industrial exploitation!

26/06/2015» #StopOilTrains - How I learned to stop worrying and love the bomb-train

06/07/2015» Austria files Hinkley Point C legal challenge in European Court

08/05/2015» Time to 'Get Oil Out!' from sea to shining sea

01/07/2015» Coming closer this month: a UN Human Rights Treaty for corporate abuses

27/05/2015» EU nature laws are essential to fight off wildlife attacks in Northern Ireland

02/06/2015» Pave Paradise, put up a naval base

08/05/2015» Commerce or Corruption? The rainforest dams of Sarawak

09/06/2015» 'What does FRACKING mean?' 80,000 leaflets already distributed across the UK

12/06/2015» Today is the USA's last chance to ditch TTP, TTIP. Act now!

22/05/2015» How a Ugandan grandmother fought the President for her community's land - and won

05/06/2015» End transnationals' $212 billion tax dodge on poorest countries

04/06/2015» G7, be warned: your 'New Alliance' threatens to destroy small-scale farmers

29/05/2015» Reclaim the Power: join the camp for energy democracy

28/05/2015» Marching on Monsanto - we demand food freedom!

26/05/2015» Lies, damned lies, and energy statistics - why nuclear is so much less than it claims to be

18/05/2015» Ghana's women farmers resist the G7 plan to grab Africa's seeds

18/05/2015» Trident nuclear accidents and terrorism are the greatest threats we face

18/05/2015» Trident nuclear accidents and terrorism are the greatest threats we face - conclusion

05/05/2015» To make palm oil 'sustainable' local communities must be in charge

12/05/2015» Sustainable abundance - rebuilding fisheries to support coastal communities in Madagascar

05/05/2015» Mandatory vaccination would violate our human rights

03/05/2015» Occupy Gandhi: a tarpaulin meditation on urgent climate action

01/05/2015» How the Tories and Lib Dems have stifled their most powerful critics

22/04/2015» Exposing the secrets of the EU's corporate Lobbyland

22/04/2015» End support for Drax: stop subsidies for biomass power and phase out coal!

07/04/2015» Saving Lamlash Bay - and over-exploited seas everywhere

02/04/2015» The scientific case for badger culling - an organic farmer writes

24/03/2015» Reinventing money for a green and flourishing future

25/02/2015» Pure water the key to China's victories in the war against cancer

24/03/2015» Love, hope and beauty against nuclear weapons

04/03/2015» With corporate energy, we're stuck in the dark ages - let's switch to public ownership

17/03/2015» Occupy Amazonia? Indigenous activists are taking direct action - and it's working

11/03/2015» London Assembly votes for £5 bn fossil fuel divestment - listen up, Boris!

03/03/2015» Anthropology is so important, all children should learn it

25/02/2015» End high seas fishing for fairness and sustainability

17/02/2015» We need safe havens for our ocean giants!

25/02/2015» Fracking: MPs and Lords have derelicted their legal duties - now they must pay the price!

24/02/2015» The Soil Association's 'Catering Mark' is helping to deliver good food for all

12/02/2015» The Soil Association's 'Catering Mark' - a compromise too far?

16/02/2015» Banged up for democracy - the UK kleptocracy cannot tolerate dissent.

12/02/2015» Join Global Divestment Day and make fossil fuels history!

12/01/2015» Wildlife Air Service spreads its wings

02/02/2015» In the lion's den: my victory against Monsanto

09/01/2015» Who are the real 'eco-terrorists' on America's public lands?

19/01/2015» Toxic landfills, fracking and the lethal threat of Environment Agency neglect

12/01/2015» Climate sceptic Lord Ridley - Britain's biggest carbon footprint?

06/01/2015» Farmers join to save the seeds that feed us

06/11/2014» Andrew Lees - 20 years after his last mission to Madagascar

17/12/2014» Austria's campaign to 'stigmatise, prohibit and eliminate' nuclear weapons

22/12/2014» Pork at Christmas? Make sure it's from a happy pig!

18/12/2014» Closing the gate on GMO and the criminal transatlantic trade agreement

16/12/2014» Reclaim the power! It's time to deprivatise Britain's energy

10/12/2014» Bottoms up! 'Head in sand salute' is the new climate protest

08/12/2014» COP20 host Peru claims forest 'leadership' - while attacking forest protectors

05/12/2014» Appalachia: a small city's fight against toxic waste incineration

02/12/2014» The Soil Association's mission is organic - and it always will be!

27/11/2014» Community renewable energy in the UK needs co-ops!

26/11/2014» No more cetacean extinctions! It's our last chance to save the vaquita

21/11/2014» Journalists doing their job are not 'domestic extremists'

17/11/2014» Farming for profit? Or for people, nature, health, wellbeing and human survival?

11/11/2014» Oxford University must put right the damage it has caused

12/11/2014» A Marine Charter to protect and revitalise the UK's ocean riches

10/11/2014» TTIP - challenging the European Commission's unlawful intransigence

03/11/2014» A year after Typhoon Haiyan, we demand climate justice

23/10/2014» What if your backyard was a slaughterhouse?

22/10/2014» Love in the time of Ebola

23/10/2014» San Francisco declares: every whale and dolphin has the right to be free

17/10/2014» The future of family farming is in our hands

16/10/2014» Keeping the lights on

02/10/2014» Fighting for the foothills: protect the headwaters of North Saskatchewan!

08/10/2014» Hinkley C gets the go-ahead - but will it prove a dodgy nuclear deal too far?

02/10/2014» Sea turtles run the deadly garbage gauntlet of Praia de Achados

01/10/2014» Five ways to stop the world's wildlife vanishing

09/09/2014» Wild West Welfare - how ranching made US public lands private property

21/09/2014» The Carbon Underground: reversing global warming

04/09/2014» Conserving Kazakhstan's golden treasures on a breathtaking scale

17/09/2014» British Museum - is BP driving your heavy-handed approach?

11/09/2014» In Defence of Life - standing up against the lust for culling wildlife

10/09/2014» EU biofuel demand is driving land grabs in the Global South

08/09/2014» Housing against nightingales - no way!

29/08/2014» India: Women free themselves from a life of cleaning human excrement

31/08/2014» Liberation is our birthright! Palestine stands with Ferguson

20/08/2014» Swapping red tape for caution tape: why Canada can expect more mining disasters

15/08/2014» Missouri's 'Right-to-Farm' - an early win for third wave corporatocracy

01/08/2014» Where survival is victory - resisting Occupation in East Jerusalem

15/08/2014» Solar panels: a clear & present threat to this and future generations?

13/08/2014» Nice work: G4S wins $118 million Guantánamo contract

28/07/2014» Canada: saving the Peace Valley

23/07/2014» Taking the 'Pig Pledge' for happy, healthy, outdoor farming

21/07/2014» The National Funeral for the Unknown Victim of Traffic Violence

27/07/2014» Ukraine's use of unguided rockets in civilian areas of Donetsk 'may be war crimes'

19/07/2014» Antibiotics saved me - now help me save them

21/07/2014» Fracking Britain: without debate, the Government imposes its 'right to rule'

17/07/2014» Building an International Seed Savers Exchange

15/07/2014» Synthetic biology - Ecover must come clean

11/07/2014» A day in Luhansk: war's crimes, horrors, and uncertainties

20/06/2014» Wild heart of the Yukon in gravest peril

30/06/2014» GMOs: the 'right to know' campaign is winning

27/06/2014» The grouse shooting industry is out of control - it must be regulated

13/05/2014» We must rid the American West of 'welfare ranching'

19/06/2014» Earth's vitality and the power of happiness

10/06/2014» BP - beware the Viking 'flash-horde' coming your way!

06/06/2014» Beware environmental wolves in sheep's clothing!

29/05/2014» Thanks to EU laws and money, Coto Doñana rises from disaster

07/05/2014» Campaign success - the Grand Canyon Method

24/04/2014» Greening London's motorways

01/05/2014» Let the forests burn - the ecology depends on it!

15/05/2014» GMOs - Boycott the GMA 'traitor brands'

13/05/2014» Celebrate 'National Nightingale Night' on May 18th

24/03/2014» Ecuador - upholding the Rights of Nature

17/04/2014» Being Nature - extending civil rights to the natural world

28/03/2014» Deep Green Resistance in the UK

28/03/2014» Fighting the Big Biomass Baddies

04/03/2014» Spain - an end to Mountain Top Removal coal in Laciana Valley

25/03/2014» Vermont stands against the tar sands pipeline

24/03/2014» The badger cull - something is rotten in the state of England

26/02/2014» President Obama - pardon the 'Oak Ridge Three' anti-nuclear activists!

11/03/2014» Enough is enough - protect Britain's ancient woods!

21/02/2014» God's plan for climate change

12/02/2014» Democracy or Corporatocracy? The choice is ours.

13/02/2014» Fighting King Coal in Indian Ocean paradise

05/02/2014» Save our Barn owls!

27/01/2014» Fighting Big Oil's cynical arts sponsorship

22/01/2014» General Mills - get GMOs out of Honey Nut Cheerios!

13/01/2014» Stop Killing Cyclists - the birth of a movement

06/01/2014» GMO and 'natural' food - let the fight begin

03/01/2014» Re-nationalise our railways!

20/12/2013» A resolution for 2014 - go 100% renewable!

12/12/2013» Oil threat to Virunga's mountain gorillas

16/12/2013» London's Bike Grid taking shape after four years

05/12/2013» Looking Shell in the eye: Ken Saro-Wiwa's last writings

03/12/2013» Forest-friendly fashion

30/11/2013» Glass buildings kill birds - architects must act!

27/11/2013» 'UBS Eight' still in jail for fighting mountain-top removal

23/11/2013» Killer 'ghost nets' to carpet tiles

19/11/2013» Dongria Kondh tribe of India resist powerful mining company

14/11/2013» Killer cuteness: how YouTube sent an endangered species to the brink of extinction

11/11/2013» Ending Japan's great cetacean hunt

09/11/2013» Biomass: The Chain of Destruction

08/11/2013» Smile - You've Just Killed My Mum

06/11/2013» New Zealand at risk of becoming the next oil exploration frontier

04/11/2013» Biodiversity offsetting - an end to environmental protection?

29/10/2013» Microplastic Soup: The State of Our Oceans

24/10/2013» Fossil fuel divestment campaign for Europe

23/10/2013» Time to take a tough stand on biofuels

30/09/2013» UK-financed coal mining is devastating Indonesian Borneo

18/09/2013» Snow leopard survival threatened by our love of Cashmere

03/09/2013» Organic September

29/08/2013» Green fingers grow green minds

19/08/2013» Reclaim the Power: non-violent direct action

15/08/2013» The Ballad of Oaken Wood

18/07/2013» Bees: the battle is not over yet

18/07/2013» Community energy is generating people power

16/07/2013» e-Recycling: Why we must and how we can

02/07/2013» The Biospheric Project: security, sustainability, resilience

01/07/2013» Project Ocean: Supporting parks for sharks

25/06/2013» The Power of Just Doing Stuff - How Local Action Can Change the World

19/06/2013» Economic Recovery: Modernising Money

29/05/2013» The Power of Peaceful Protest

28/05/2013» The secrets of green energy entrepreneurs

31/05/2013» Global Green Challenge; calling all entrepreneurs

17/05/2013» Sustainable energy a necessity for basic healthcare in the developing world

25/04/2013» Is sustainable local food production possible?

16/04/2013» Release your inner activist

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