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Pat Thomas

Welsh Identity and the Scandal of Brofiscin Quarry

26/11/17 News

Actor Michael Sheen returned to Wales recently to give the Annual Raymond Williams Memorial Lecture 2017.  It was a really stirring talk on identity, history and the destructive power of the industrial military complex and the loss of regional journalism. In it he also devotes a significant amount of time to the Ecologist’s reporting on […]

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A Grim Experiment in ‘Scientific’ Eating  

20/11/17 Articles

When I was a child the science fiction vision of the future was of a world without food. In the future, we were told, we could do away with the drudgery of farming, cooking and even eating and just take a pill that would deliver all our daily nutritional requirements. Even at a young age […]

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Glyphosate in The EU – What’s the Plan?

14/11/17 Articles

The EU has failed – once again – to agree on how to proceed with the relicensing of glyphosate, the active ingredient which underpins Roundup, the world’s most widely used herbicide. Yesterday representatives of Member States in the European Council voted on a proposal, put forward by the European Commission, to relicense glyphosate for a […]

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Infant formula, social listening and the art of persuasion

01/11/17 Articles

A new international report, to which I made a small research contribution, has revealed a shocking lack of science behind the infant formula ranges sold by baby milk companies – and some pretty shady marketing tactics.

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