Category Archives: the environment

On Virtue

Of everyone I know personally very few were more community-minded than social justice activist and writer Sandy Cameron. *           *          * To read the full poem, please click on the following link. On Virtue

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Resistance is not Futile

For as thinking keeps company with consciousness, so the latter is influenced by the contextual meaning of words, which determine the composition of identity and self. *          *          * To read the full poem, please click on the following link. … Continue reading

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Harper Breaks Promises, Defies Democracy, Wins Majority

I was just reading an article about Stephen Harper promising to “build trust”—that he will be working continually to do so. I’m thinking to myself (which one can do: Louis Armstrong sang about it in “What a Wonderful World”—at least, … Continue reading

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The Tories’ War on Canada’s Environment

Based merely on the tar sands policy, the short answer is that we’ve been betrayed on the tar-sands greenhouse-gas-emissions front by the Harper government. What else have they been up to? “Of all the issues confronting the Harper government, climate … Continue reading

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