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IF the local or national government accomplishes one thing this year -I had to laugh about this one. We already question that they might just get “one” thing right, it’s pretty sad when you think about it.

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Stop Smoking

(450) The Dam Is Showing Cracks

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Tim Nash, the sustainable economist joins us at the top of the show to talk about the most recent Green Transition Scoreboard report that pegs sustainable investments (investments in sustainable tech, funds, projects etc) at $6.22 TRILLION since 2007. 216 palabras más

Radio Show

Tanya Tagaq.

I had heard her name before, I read articles about her Polaris prize winning performance and interviews where she seemed confident and proud. I thought about watching the video of said performance as I heard it was incredibly powerful. 1.292 palabras más

A 12 Year Old Fighting For Our Planet's Future

Here’s the full text and video of Severn Suzuki’s short yet powerful speech, made at the 1992 Earth Summit Conference, in Rio. Please consider sharing with friends, family, children and students this Earth Day… 1.069 palabras más

Creative Systems Thinking

The Civilization We Grew Up In Is Already Dead. So now what?

“If we want to learn how to live in the Anthropocene, we must first learn how to die.”

This is the last line in a fine essay by Roy Scranton… 824 palabras más

Alternative Futures

Don't listen to her. She's only a child!

I stumbled upon this video that made me numb and hopeful at the same time.

Severn Suzuki addresses the UN conference on Environment 1992 at Rio on behalf ECO  (Environmental Childrens Organisation) run by a bunch of 12 and 13 year olds. 78 palabras más

Global Economy

YouTube – The girl who silenced the world for 5 minutes (in 1993)

YouTube – The girl who silenced the world for 5 minutes (in 1993)

Posted on November 6, 2011

Dear Fellow Americans:

What follows is a link to YouTube video of an amazing twelve old girl named Severn Suzuki addressing a United Nations Assembly of people in Brazil in 1993 an attempt to wake us adults up.

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