Gareth Fearn (@garethfearn)

Researching for a PhD in Environmental Planning at Newcastle University


Fracking bans, Election Giveaways and the Fight for the Future

How should the Tory moratorium on fracking be understood in the context of their efforts to reshape society and the state to render them even more subject to the logic of the market.

Coal is the past: time to plan for the future.

Appeals to a fantasy past won't save us. We need to imagine—and plan for—a better, greener future.

Labour and the Planning System: Lessons from Fracking

A genuinely democratic system that is open to popular knowledge is an essential part of defining our lived social spaces

Fracking bans, Election Giveaways and the Fight for the Future

How should the Tory moratorium on fracking be understood in the context of their efforts to reshape society and the state to render them even more subject to the logic of the market.

Coal is the past: time to plan for the future.

Appeals to a fantasy past won't save us. We need to imagine—and plan for—a better, greener future.

Labour and the Planning System: Lessons from Fracking

A genuinely democratic system that is open to popular knowledge is an essential part of defining our lived social spaces