Robin McAlpine: The koalas will burn until you say 'enough'
Common Weal director Robin McAlpine argues that the global climate crisis won’t be solved until we start to apply local solutions
IT DOESN’T need to be like this, but it will be until you agree that it doesn't have to be like this.
I am writing here about the sight of my children in tears as they watched the slaughter-by-fire of the koalas. They couldn't bear it. What I couldn't bear was the knowledge that this was just the start of a life of tears over a collapsing earth.