Sat, 2007-04-21 07:20Ross Gelbspan
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Norway: Neutral from the World War to the Carbon War

Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg proposed to make Norway the first “carbon neutral” state by 2050 and reduce emissions of greenhouse gases by 30 percent by 2020.

Fri, 2007-04-20 12:43Ross Gelbspan
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Nature's Bargain: A Mere $900 Billion

The U.S. government, insurer of last resort, faces a potential payout of at least $919 billion under a worst-case scenario of flood and crop losses due to global warming, congressional investigators say.
Fri, 2007-04-20 12:34John Lefebvre

Tories' Economics are Short-term, Self-Destructive

Canada's bloody-minded determination to ignore climate change - reaffirmed yesterday in the Conservative's intentionally frightening accounting of the potential costs of the Kyoto accord - will leave Canadians standing against a rising tide with no plan and no boat.
Fri, 2007-04-20 12:22Richard Littlemore
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National Post Threatens Nazi-like Deprivations

You have to assume that Canada's National Post is guilty of casual disregard for journalistic integrity rather than strategic fear-mongering, but the newspaper made space on its front page today for a vision of Nazi-occupied France - and suggested that's what we're facing if we try to attend to climate change.
Fri, 2007-04-20 09:57Bill Miller
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Prominent newspaper highlights link between security and global warming

The New York Times says the climate-change debate took “a useful turn” this week as “persuasive connections” were drawn between national security and global warming, causing even those who customarily scoff at environmental issues to take notice.


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