Category Archives: Phantom Bodies & Zombie Blogs

thefuture.net Climate Porn – George Monbiot with Tits

There’s a new movement afoot to make us aware of the danger facing the planet. It’s called thefuture.To get an idea of what it’s about, I do recommend you watch the video at It starts with an image of a … Continue reading

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Investing in NGOs

I really should start a consultancy business advising ambitious entrepreneurs on how to make money out of setting up NGOs. There are property columns and share tipsters on the money pages of the serious press. Why not NGO investment advisers? … Continue reading

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“Passionate Collaboration” or: Forty Shades of Green

John Vidal, the Guardian’s Environmental editor, who can write an eyewitness report on the effects of climate change in Tanzania (complete with desperate quotes from the locals) while staring out of the plane window on a flight to Pretoria, has … Continue reading

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The Four Hoarse Men of the Apocalypse: The Hoody, the Diplomat, the Biologist and the Millionaire

There have been a lot of calls following the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report – sometimes veiled, sometimes open –  for clmate sceptics to be banned or ignored. The LA Times has actually instituted such a policy on its letters page, … Continue reading

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Monbiot’s Zombie Blog Revisited

Six weeks ago I had a look at the Campaign against Climate Change’s zombie blog. https://geoffchambers.wordpress.com/2013/09/07/monbiots-zombie-blog/ I was alerted by Robin Guenier to a video at http://www.campaigncc.org/blog/TimetoAct2 which was part of a campaign to relaunch their mass movement Robin left … Continue reading

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Excuse me, Where’s the Lew?

I’ve become a pariah, a leper, a sufferer from body odour, halitosis and the plague. And all I’ve done is go on blog threads and make comments. I used to do this at the Guardian and get banned. Now I’m … Continue reading

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Carry On Up the Amazon

I have this idea that the prime movers of our civilisation who are in the process of transforming Western society into a zombie power, a source of wonderment and entertainment for the future rulers of the planet in Asia and … Continue reading

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John Ashton: Just Another Jerk in the Circle

John Ashton has an article in the Guardian today, 2nd October, http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2013/oct/01/bbc-betrayed-values-carter-scorn-ipcc in which he tells the BBC whom it can and can’t interview, describing the interview it accorded Australian climate sceptic Bob Carter as: “throwing .. a piece of … Continue reading

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Monbiot’s Zombie Blog

Robin Guenier  alerted me to an article at  the Campaign against Climate Change on which he’d left a comment. http://www.campaigncc.org/blog/TimetoAct2 I left a comment, as did others. There are now 18 comments. The last six articles over the past six … Continue reading

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Emmott: Ten Billion (25): Sheep Tweet Leet Bleats

Emmott’s “Ten Billion” got a lot of publicity on readers’ blogs. I noted one, by an estate agent in Texas who claimed to have read it four months before it was written, at https://geoffchambers.wordpress.com/2013/03/17/stephen-emmott-ten-billion-a-review/ Here’s a typical review following publication … Continue reading

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