The instant we were allowed out again we covered everything in rubbish: plastic and cans and humous packets and, er, cool boxes and chairs. Why?

Has four months of lockdown made us all beserkers, or is this just what it’s always like and we’d forgotten? Who’s doing the littering anyway? And what even IS litter? We investigate.

Also, the Government’s promising to give us cash to insulate our homes, which sounds like a good thing. And governments doing good things make us very suspicious indeed.

Links to some of the things we talked about:

  • Kirsty McNeil’s piece talking about activism after coronavirus
  • Chris Rose’s investigation into the ‘Crying Indian’ advert

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