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Copenhagen: George Monbiot, Dec. 16/09.

As with the previous post, w. thanks to old buddy Larraine for this link. & as in the previous post…yet another hero of mine, & his words of wisdom… (& with apologies for any technical incompetence on my part. E.g. … Continue reading

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Copenhagen: Bill McKibben, Dec. 15/09.

From World News Daily, Information Clearing House (w. thanks to old buddy Larraine for sending me this link. McKibben has been one of my heroes for some years now……) “Copenhagen: Only the Numbers Count – and They Add up to … Continue reading

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Copenhagen Dec. 16th: Police Brutality

“I had never seen police beat people and seen the frightening orange glow of tear gas before in my life. Today I marched in the ‘Reclaim Power’ march, an event that meant to symbolize the opening of the UN negotiations, … Continue reading

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Civil Disobedience: Why did we occupy Fin. Minister’s Office?

I’ve blogged twice recently about an act of civil disobedience I took part in last week, & do hope I’ve convinced some usually “polite” people to consider acting &/or speaking up themselves. For information about doing direct action, you can … Continue reading

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Copenhagen “Primer”: A must watch!! **

<November 13/09> ** Please skip straight ahead to the P.S.’s at the end if you think there’s no point in even trying to wrestle with climate change, or that “People aren’t ready to change,” so why bother? (Thoughts/sentiments I myself … Continue reading

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October 24th: We’re ALL Invited!

[This is a column written for my local, small town newspaper in eastern Ontario, Canada.] Well-known figures Dr. James Hansen, Vandana Shiva, David Suzuki, Bill McKibben, George Monbiot, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Bianca Jagger all have something in common besides … Continue reading

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