What you can do
It’s Not Your Fault
It’s hard to know what to do about climate change. Even things we know we should be doing are inconvenient and no one else is doing them anyway.
Most people go with the norm.
But our governments set the ground rules for what the norm should be.
Elected officials have a duty to enact policy that is good for society. Elected officials believe that too. Yet in the face of this enormous problem our elected officials are not being proactive on climate change. Why? Mainly because they don’t believe it will keep them in office.
It is our responsibility to tell them it will; and to vote accordingly.
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Monthly Archives: January 2012
Just the other day I told someone “If you bring the media into it they’ll do what they want with it. You can’t control what they say.” In the National Post Rex Murphy wrote in support of Natural Resources Minister … Continue reading
The Ottawa River Action Plan is a collection of projects being undertaken by the City of Ottawa and expected to cost hundreds of millions of dollars. The biggest portion of the cost will be installing enormous holding tanks under the … Continue reading