Showing posts from March 12, 2011

Manitoba's Bi Pole III Debate: Where The Rubber Hits The Road

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives  Mar 11-'11 Sustainable development and the precautionary principle must not be forgotten in this debate. Full story here.

More Insights Into Tar Sands Attitudes

PUBLISHER'S NOTE: Please read an updated vesion of my earlier article, "How Ethical Are Ethical Funds,"   here, on the online magazine, The Dominion. OBSERVATION: If anything, this latest version affords an insight into how some can rationalize that how they invest is "really OK," because they can somehow make change from within - sort of like defending the indefensible. l.p.

On the Brink of Meltdown: The Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant

March 11, 2011 · By Robert Alvarez - IPS The devastating Japanese quake and its outcome could generate a political tsunami here in the United States. Full story here. Footnote: An explosion has now destroyed the building housing the reactor. l.p.