New Internationalist

Articles by Horatio Morpurgo

Orange rosette, anyone?

Horatio Morpurgo on the far right movements in Ukraine.

  • May 29, 2014
  • 2

What does locking up migrants say about society?

As a new immigration centre opens in Dorset, Horatio Morpurgo asks why refugees are treated so badly.

  • March 14, 2014
  • 0

Britain’s immigration debate stoked for political advantage

The tabloid hysteria ignores historical, social and cultural imperatives, says Horatio Morpurgo

  • December 2, 2013
  • 0

Bringing the rainforest home

Horatio Morpurgo reviews George Monbiot’s latest book, Feral.

  • May 31, 2013
  • 0

What the surveillance culture will never see

Despite Mark Kennedy, despite the police, the spirit of the Tarnac 10 will live on, says Horatio Morpurgo.

  • January 23, 2013
  • 0

Britain's town centres: let battle commence!

Planners turning a deaf ear to local traders ignore the community at their peril says Horatio Morpurgo.

  • November 21, 2012
  • 1

Cometh the moment, cometh the movie: Paul Goodman Changed My Life

As the the radical sociologist’s life is commemorated in a new film, Horatio Morpurgo wonders what words of encouragement he might have had for the #Occupy movement.

  • November 11, 2011
  • 1

Tarnac and the Echoes

L’affaire Tarnac is a story little-followed outside of France. Horatio Morpurgo tracks down the collective – whose members have been accused by the police of terrorist activity – and explains why we should all be paying more attention.

  • December 1, 2009
  • 0

Global warming and the King’s Arms pub

Horatio Morpurgo supplies an environmental missing link.

  • June 1, 2008
  • 0

Hold Everything Dear – Dispatches on Survival and Resistance

Hold Everything Dear – Dispatches on Survival and Resistance by John Berger

  • November 1, 2007
  • 0

The Bay of Napoli

Horatio Morpurgo visits the scene of the Napoli, a container ship grounded off the coast of Britain, to see what lies beneath it.

  • February 14, 2007
  • 0

The Old Lady and New Europe

Horatio Morpurgo unearths the seeds of future discord in Romania and Bulgaria.

  • October 1, 2006
  • 0

The North Caspian - what am I bid?

A visit to the new oil frontier in Kazakhstan leaves Horatio Morpurgo wondering where on earth we go from here.

  • November 1, 2005
  • 0


  • June 1, 2004
  • 0

How to be reconciled with an oil-spill

Horatio Morpurgo writes from the devastated coast of Galicia in the wake of the Prestige disaster.

  • April 1, 2003
  • 0

Feet and Mouths

Feet and mouths _ Britain’s food and farming crisis, as seen by Horatio Morpurgo.

  • August 1, 2001
  • 0

About Horatio Morpurgo

Horatio Morpurgo is a reporter and a literary refusenik. He’s written about poets and philosophers, revolutions, road-building, marine reserves and much besides. See Lady Chatterley’s Defendant & Other Awkward Customers (Just Press) for details.

Get our free fortnightly eNews


Videos from visionOntv’s globalviews channel.