New Internationalist

Cover for August 1982 - Issue 114

August 1982's Issue

The global environment is under assault. Poverty in the South and over consumption in the North are both taking their toll. Wayne Ellwood looks at how the Earth is coping with this twin threat.

Every month, we put up a selection of articles from the magazine. To enjoy the complete magazine, subscribe and receive three free issues and a world map. Or buy a digital subscription which gives you unlimited access to all magazines since 2007 and for a year after purchase on your computer or mobile device, in their original full-colour design.

Featured in issue 114

Briefly

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Ecology In Action

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

The Facts

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Keynote

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Letters

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Nabobs Or Pariahs

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

South Africa

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Book Reviews

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Trash Technology

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Update

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0

Ideas For Action

  • 1 Aug 1982
  • 0
Cover of the Day of the Zombies - global banking now of New Internationalist

On Newsstands

Day of the Zombies - global banking now

Global banking

Are we really at the end of the road to recovery from the banking crisis? How much has it cost us all so far? Has anything changed? Could there be another crash? And what can be done about it anyway? The scandals and bonuses just keep on coming, from zombie banks to shadow banks. This Big Story looks at where it all came from and why, eight years on from the banking meltdown, so little real change has been achieved. Acting on some quite simple but fundamental home truths about finance would make a big difference.

Subscribe

Online now

Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable?

More from the magazine

Magazine Archive

Get our free fortnightly eNews

Regular columns

New Internationalist Magazine Issue 436

If you would like to know something about what's actually going on, rather than what people would like you to think was going on, then read the New Internationalist.

– Emma Thompson –

A subscription to suit you

Save money with a digital subscription. Give a gift subscription that will last all year. Or get yourself a free trial to New Internationalist. See our choice of offers.

Subscribe