02 Jan '12, 5pm

2012 is the year to stop playing nice when it comes to the #green movement, says @lloydalter

2012 is the year to stop playing nice when it comes to the #green movement, says @lloydalter

I wish I could take credit for that headline but it goes to Michele Simon at Civil Eats. Michele writes about the battles against big corporations: And it’s not just because corporations have more money to lobby, of course they do. It’s that too often, we’re not even in the game. Or, we tend to give up too easily.…. Too many nonprofits, foundations, and professionals are playing it safe, afraid to take on the harder fights. I had the epiphany last week when I read about myself in the morning paper , after being interviewed about the difficulty of saving old buildings. (I am past President of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario and get interviewed a lot) I lost a battle against the Federal Government last year and was being drawn into another, and was quoted in Canadian Press: Lloyd Alter, the past president of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario, admits it's toug...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/green-architecture/2012-year-st...

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