John K. White

John K. White, a former lecturer in physics and education at University College Dublin and the University of Oviedo. He is the editor of the energy news service E21NS and author of The Truth About Energy: Our Fossil-Fuel Addiction and the Transition to Renewables (Cambridge University Press, 2024) and Do The Math!: On Growth, Greed, and Strategic Thinking (Sage, 2013). He can be reached at:

The Times They Aren’t a-Changing: More Carbon, More Heat, More Hot Air Expected in 2024

This is Not a Man’s World: “Campeonas” Not “Campeones del Mundo” 

Oppenheimer, the Hero? Selling America by the Trinitrotoluene Ton

The Art of Protest: Selling Out van Gogh and 8 Billion Others

Petroleum Wars in the Age of Climate Disaster: a Bridge Fuel Too Far

Our Restricted Liberties: Anne Frank, RFK Jr, and Everyday Ignorance

Let the Sun Shine: Making Solar Power Work

The American Way? Yap Loudly and Pack a Big Shtick

To Divide and Conquer: Science, News, and Hate in the Age of Instant Media

Billionaire Games: Did You Give Away Anything Before You Passed?

Are We Our Brothers’ and Sisters’ Keepers?

How Big is My Tribe? The Crisis in Catalonia

Liars, Damn Liars, and Scoundrels

President Mudslinger: a Strategy of Dirt

Is Equality Overrated, Too?

A Bill of Goods for Xmas

Life on the Layaway Plan: We’re All Greek Now

A Simple Recipe for the Future

Selfie Economics

Trickle-Down Democracy

Science in the Age of Opinion

Lottomania: Mega Millions Madness

The Politics of Inequality

Crisis? What Crisis?

Terror Games

Inequality Battles

The New Old Capitalism

The Manufactured Need

In a Rich Man’s World

Inequality: Fair or Foul?

All the World’s a Strategy

The Unequal Divide

Beyond Bubble Economics

Capitalism 2.0

Gordon Brown and Economic Inequality