Christianity – and the Environment

In a concerned conversation over the future of our planet, someone said to me recently, “Human beings are parasites and the earth would be much better off without us. The best thing we can do is stop breeding!” While I agree that the majority of humans do...

Faith and Climate Change

One of Birmingham Friends of the Earth’s (BFoE) key campaigns is on ‘Faith and Climate Change’. This campaign aims to explicitly get people of faith on board in collectively saving our one Earth…, where choice of words between...

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Everyone here at Friends of the Earth is pleased to see the roll-out of the recycling scheme across Birmingham, fuelled by Friends of the Earth campaigning, (for more information see www.birmingham.gov.uk/recycling) which, although far from perfect, is a step in the...

Guest Article – My Thoughts on Transport

Seasoned campaigner, Tim Weller, writes about his personal views on transport improvements needed for Birmingham.We must give the City Council an encouraging boot up the brum!  Human-induced climate change is a fact.  “The argument in the scientific...