George Monbiot

George Monbiot is a British journalist and author. His books include Regenesis: Feeding the World without Devouring the Planet (Penguin, 2022), Out of the Wreckage: a New Politics for an Age of Crisis (Verso, 2017), and Feral (Penguin, 2013). He has been a columnist for The Guardian newspaper since 1996 and has received the Orwell Prize for Journalism.


“We were close to a political tipping point” – Interview with George Monbiot

Livestock farming is one of humanity’s most destructive activities to the environment. Yet when measures to protect biodiversity and combat climate change are discussed, addressing this is rarely high on the political agenda. George Monbiot calls for decisive policy responses and mass mobilisation to change the way we produce and consume our food. We spoke with him about his new book Regenesis, the right moments for change, the current state of climate activism, and the threats posed by right-wing politics.

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