Ethical and political dilemmas abound these days. Seems like we’re all in need of a New Internationalist perspective. Enter stage: Agony Uncle.
Skipping meals to talk to the media, aiming to get arrested – and still making it to your hockey game. These are just some of the tasks found on the to-do lists of campaigners in Canada who are putting everything on the line to fight for a liveable, just future. Lucy EJ Woods went to meet them.
Lifestyle changes are no substitute for collective action. But personal carbon-cutting still matters – it’s a powerful way to signal the climate emergency to those around us, move the needle on policy and set bigger cultural changes in motion. Mike Berners-Lee lays out an nine-step carbon detox.
|Article title||From magazine||Publication date|
|Agony Uncle: A climate activist's conviction vs their future||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Only Planet||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Temperature check||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Shadow courts||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Coal sting||Vaccine equality||May, 2021|
|Spotlight: Arka Kinari||Democracy on the edge||March, 2021|
|The case for nature||The biodiversity emergency||January, 2021|
|My ass and the oceans||A caring economy||November, 2020|
|5 reasons why care and the climate are inseparable||A caring economy||November, 2020|
|Agony Uncle||The Kurds - betrayed again||July, 2020|
|Young climate heroes||How we make poverty||March, 2020|
|Spotlight: Peter Cusack||China in charge||November, 2019|
|What if... cities became car-free?||China in charge||November, 2019|
|What if... the world turned vegan?||Who owns the sea?||September, 2019|
|What we cannot avoid||Who owns the sea?||September, 2019|
|Climate regulator||Who owns the sea?||September, 2019|
|Temperature check||The right to the city||July, 2019|
|Life after coal||How to avoid climate breakdown||May, 2019|
|First-class lifeboats||How to avoid climate breakdown||May, 2019|
|Footsteps disappear||How to avoid climate breakdown||May, 2019|