Britain pays billions to support farming, and then billions to repair the catastrophic damage it causes, writes George Monbiot.
The Coalition Government's Failed Austerity Programme
Churchill famously said that democracy is the worst political system, except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time
Many anti-Russian commentators today have no problem with classifying Vladimir Putin's government as kleptocratic
If you were a university student at any time from 1962 to 1989, you received a maintenance grant; it started off at a little under £400 p.a. and reached £1,430 in 1980
Remember when Goldman Sachs - dubbed by Matt Taibbi the Vampire Squid - sold derivatives to Greece so the government could conceal its debt, then bet against that debt, driving it up?
Former MP and member of the Labour shadow cabinet, Bryan Gould, details the beginnings of a paradigm shift in economic thinking
Uri Avnery asks if anti-semitism is on the rise in Europe
The negotiations between the newly elected Greek Government and the other Eurozone states have been a battle between pragmatism and extremism
People are suffering from a deficiency which is as unbalancing as a hormone or vitamin deficiency. What we are severely lacking in is democracy