Sun, 2006-10-08 08:20Ross Gelbspan
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US Expert Charges Ambrose Misquoted Her to Ditch Canada's Kyoto Obligation

An academic from a Washington-based think tank is furious that Environment Minister Rona Ambrose used recent remarks by her to attack the Kyoto protocol on climate change. 

Fri, 2006-10-06 13:13Kevin Grandia
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Stewart and Colbert slam the skeptics

So many hightlights. Stewart slams the ludicrous “CO2, we call it life” ads by the Competitive Enterprise Institute and Sen.James “global warming is a hoax” Inhofe. Enjoyable viewing on a Friday afternoon! 

Fri, 2006-10-06 13:13Sarah Pullman
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Check "This" Out

It's been out for a couple of weeks now, but make sure you don't miss this article in “This” Magazine – a smart, thoughtful publication, grown locally up here in Canada.

It's a good primer to the way that public relations has been employed in Canada with regards to climate change. If you've been listening at all to the discussion north of the border, you've heard the phrase “made in Canada” a hundred thousand times. But did you know where that came from? It's a legacy of the Canadian Coalition for Responsible Environmental Solutions, which was a coalition manufactured in 2002 by National Public Relations, Canada's largest PR firm.
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Fri, 2006-10-06 11:52Sarah Pullman
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Canada's Kyoto Mess

There's a great piece by our friend Mitchell Anderson over at The Tyee this week. It's a look at Canada and our relationship to Kyoto, and what role the oil companies have to play in that… specifically, “a deal quietly penned between Ottawa and Canadian oil industry in 2002 that essentially killed any chance Canada had to meet our obligations under Kyoto agreement.”

Fri, 2006-10-06 11:32Richard Littlemore
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"It is shocking children are being indoctrinated with such nonsense"

Then again, would you leave your children in the hands of, the Australian “climate expert” who says that global warming stopped in 1998?


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