Hussh | We need a fusion of passion with pragmatism to move shift from activism to action

We need a fusion of passion with pragmatism to shift from activism to action

“Activism” has become a dirty word. One associated with traffic jams, an affront on the innocent bystander, and a lot of orange glitter. It’s a term that in the past few years has woven itself as a vibrant thread connecting even completely polarised ends of the spectrum—from those acting on their right for peaceful protest, to those climbing motorways gantries …

Hussh | The race to save our planet - UN's comprehensive climate change report demands urgent action

The race to save our planet: UN’s comprehensive climate change report demands urgent action

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has declared a groundbreaking report on climate change a “survival guide for humanity” and urged all countries to bring forward their net zero plans by a decade. The report, a result of a meeting in Switzerland, highlights the necessity of rapid fossil fuel cuts to avert the worst effects of climate change, as the planet is …

UnNeutral | Rethinking endless growth with Doughnut Economics

Tipping points are about to tip

Failure to limit global warming to the targets set by international accords will most likely set off several climate “tipping points,” a team of scientists said on Thursday, with irreversible effects including the collapse of the Greenland and West Antarctic ice sheets, abrupt thawing of Arctic permafrost and the death of coral reefs. The researchers said that even at the …