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Torture At the Heart of America's War on Terror

Wednesday, 13 December 2006, 3:07 pm | George Monbiot

After thousands of years of practice, you might have imagined that every possible means of inflicting pain had already been devised. But you should never underestimate the human capacity for invention. United States interrogators, we now discover, have ... More >>

Monbiot: When 2 Poor Countries Reclaim Oil Fields

Thursday, 18 May 2006, 10:25 am | George Monbiot

When Two Poor Countries Reclaimed Oil Fields, Why Did Just One Spark Uproar? The outcry over Bolivia's renationalisation and the silence over Chad's betrays the hypocrisy of the critics. By George Monbiot Originally Published The Guardian UK Also at: ... More >>

George Monbiot: The Bottom of the Barrel

Friday, 5 December 2003, 11:51 am | George Monbiot

The oil industry is buzzing. On Thursday, the government approved the development of the biggest deposit discovered in British territory for at least 10 years. Everywhere we are told that this is a ''huge'' find, which dispels the idea that North Sea oil ... More >>

George Monbiot: The Bottom Dollar

Wednesday, 23 April 2003, 12:52 am | George Monbiot

The problem with American power is not that it's American. Most states with the resources and opportunities the US possesses would have done far worse. The problem is that one nation, effectively unchecked by any other, can, if it chooses, now determine ... More >>

George Monbiot: Why Blair Is An Appeaser

Wednesday, 6 November 2002, 8:34 am | George Monbiot

Tony Blair's loyalty to George Bush looks like slow political suicide. His preparedness to follow him over every precipice jeopardises Britain's relationships with its allies, conjures up enemies all over the world and infuriates voters of all political colours. ... More >>

Monbiot: Dirty Bombs Waiting for a Detonator

Friday, 14 June 2002, 11:16 am | George Monbiot

The British ships about to pick up a consignment of plutonium present one of the gravest of all threats to global security. More >>

George Monbiot: Corporate Phantoms

Thursday, 6 June 2002, 4:31 pm | George Monbiot

New findings reveal a web of deceit around GM food, in which the UK Prime Minister has now been caught. More >>

George Monbiot: Riddle of the Spores

Thursday, 23 May 2002, 9:48 am | George Monbiot

All the evidence points to government labs. Is this why the FBI has failed to solve the anthrax case? More >>




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