Author archive for Gary Mead

  • An Immense Pile of Filth

    By on June 19, 2015

    “The worsening inequality of wealth, income, and political power has two direct impacts on the climate crisis. On the...

  • All fired up – climate change

    By on June 12, 2015

    By 2100 Angela Dorothea Merkel – and me too – will sadly no longer be with us. Which somewhat...

  • The Labours of Libor

    By on May 29, 2015

    The apparently endless shabby saga of the rigging of the international exchange rate known as Libor – the London...

  • Beating back the bugs

    By on May 22, 2015

    As I write this my head is swimming and I am deaf in the left ear. Yesterday I unintentionally...

  • Hook, line and sinker

    By on May 18, 2015

    When I was a child, Saturday nights often meant cod ‘n chips in front of an evening of ‘light’...

  • No smoke without fire

    By on April 14, 2015

    Smog. Eerily quiet streets at midday, with the occasional car crawling along, lights a dim yellow, engine muffled by...