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Reflections on a Labour Day

Posted on Sep 6, 2016 | 0 comments

This is an article I wrote a few years ago for a publication issued by the National Union of Public and General Employees. I don’t think they’ll mind if I re-issue it several Labour Days later. FIGHTING THE NEW FEUDALISM¬† by¬†Silver Donald Cameron We are the wealthiest people in the history of the world. So how can it be that at the feet of the cold glass...

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Eco-economix: The Last Words of the Codfish

Posted on Dec 2, 2013 | 0 comments

“I think a lot of people are concerned that if they go overboard about the environment, it’ll have a negative effect on the economy,” said my friend. “That’s just a total misunderstanding of reality,” I said. “Don’t they know that the economy is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the environment?” My friend smiled at...

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David Korten on the Struggle for the Future of the World

Posted on Mar 28, 2012 | 0 comments

  This brief quotation by David Korten — whose interview we'll post later this week — provides the most succinct summary I've seen of the giant struggle that we're all now engaged in, whether or not we like it or even know about it. If you want to understand the disconnect between what you want and what your governments are providing to...

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The Jolly Green Investor – Sunday column, November 28, 2010

Posted on Nov 29, 2010 | 0 comments

Canada is “a country that sees itself as a force for good in the world,” says Andrew Heintzman, but “the dawning realization that we have landed squarely on the wrong side of the biggest issue of our time will continue to undermine our self-identity, our self-respect, and our stature on the world’s stage.”   Our transformation into...

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