Monthly Archives: May 2012

WHY ELIMINATING THE SHELTER BELT PROGRAM IS BAD ECONOMICS

In its April 2012, budget, Harper announced a $250 million cut to Agriculture, which quickly filtered down to the rural constituencies that, for the most part, voted for Harper. The town of Indian Head woke up to find that the … Continue reading

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RE-ASKING THE BIG “THEOLOGICAL” QUESTIONS ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY

Our sustainability depends on our developing knowledge of the natural world we inhabit and the deepening of our self-knowledge as a species. Humans have been asking probing questions about such matters for a long time. Big questions, such as: What’s … Continue reading

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