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India Bourke is the online editor for the New Statesman's international edition.
Boris Johnson’s past remarks, like his party’s record on climate change, have left a legacy of delay, obstruction and hot air.
The pro-democracy activist on Beijing’s latest crackdown and how foreign powers should respond.
New documentaries featuring David Attenborough and Greta Thunberg are uneasy about their stars' hero status.
Challenge everything? How the plea for climate action comes at a personal cost.
The same nature documentaries that once took great pains to remove humans from the frame are now desperate to return us to the story.
While high-profile exiles can claim asylum with relative ease, the “Timothys” threatened by China's crackdown on dissent face a harder task.
As the pandemic has swept the globe, it has passed with particular virulence through the world’s meat-packing plants.
As global lockdowns lift, prospects for the natural world look more fraught than ever.
In Laos, where wild elephant numbers have plummeted by 90 per cent, the release of captive animals is viewed as a potential solution.
The science fiction writer is consulted by politicians and courted by Google and Facebook for his visions of a better future. But with time running out, what can a novelist do to tackle the climate crisis?