SOAPBOX is our environmental column by writer Mike Hembury.
The issue of the environment is one close our hearts here at The Wild Word, particularly in these political times where denial of climate change is a real and challenging enemy. Mike Hembury’s SOAPBOX combines informed opinion with a sense of urgency, making it an essential read for all those who believe in protecting our planet.
Mike Hembury is an Anglo-Berliner originally from Portland, England. He’s a writer, translator, musician, coder, sailor, environmentalist and guitar nerd in no particular order. You can follow Mike on Twitter here: twitter.com/schnappz
Mike Hembury on the ghosts of our past and fighting the fascists of today
Mike Hembury on climate change, capitalism and the fakery of work
Mike Hembury on reimagining a world economy that would serve the entire planet
Mike Hembury on the plague of plastic on our planet’s oceans
Mike Hembury on the price of patriarchal capitalism and the power of motherhood
Our SOAPBOX columnist Mike Hembury on empowerment and environmental activism
Mike Hembury on the power and beauty of organised mass resistance in the Trump era
Mike Hembury on the beauty and power of solidarity in action
Mike Hembury’s trans-media poem ‘O Winter’
Mike Hembury on the symbol of Standing Rock, global environmental resistance, and hope
Mike Hembury on the environmental cost of the Trump’s neo-fascist presidency
Mike Hembury on finding hope and the need for a global ecological revolution