“The Power of Just Doing Stuff” by Rob Hopkins

ISBN 978 0 85784 117 9. “The Power of Just Doing Stuff – How local action can change the world” by Rob Hopkins was published by Green Books in 2013. By our reckoning this is Rob’s third book after the … Continue reading

“Green Philosophy” by Roger Scruton

ISBN 978 1 84887 202 8. “Green Philosophy – How To Think Seriously About The Planet” by Roger Scruton was published by Atlantic books in 2012 (this paperback edition in 2013). Seriously; “Seriously”? The bombastic nature of the book’s subtitle is … Continue reading

“What has Nature ever done for us?” by Tony Juniper

ISBN 978 1 84668 560 6. “What has Nature ever done for us? How money really does grow on trees” by Tony Juniper was published by Profile Books in 2013. Tony is best known as Britain’s foremost environmental campaigner and … Continue reading

“No Local” Greg Sharzer

ISBN 978 1 84694 671 4. “No Local – Why Small-Scale Alternatives Won’t Change the World” by Greg Sharzer as published by Zero Books in 2012. This is a small book by a relatively unknown author. Its cover and title … Continue reading

Genetic Modification in our food: the gloves come off

Nothing more clearly illustrates the division between old fashioned green thinking & the modern sustainability movement than Genetically Modified food. A recent clash of Tweets between author Mark Lynas (“The God Species“) and Dr Vandana Shiva (author “Soil Not Oil“) exposes just … Continue reading