13 Oct '11, 8pm

Come hear David Suzuki speak at Occupy Vancouver tomorrow, Oct. 22, 1 pm in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery

Come hear David Suzuki speak at Occupy Vancouver tomorrow, Oct. 22, 1 pm in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery

Why do developed nations still give tax breaks to the wealthiest few while children go hungry and working people and the unemployed see wages, benefits, and opportunities dwindle — and while infrastructure crumbles and access to good health care and education diminishes? Why are we rapidly exploiting finite resources and destroying precious natural systems for the sake of short-term profit and unsustainable economic growth? What will we do when oil runs out or becomes too difficult or expensive to extract if we haven't taken the time to reduce our demands for energy and shift to cleaner sources? Why does our economic system place a higher value on disposable and often unnecessary goods and services than on the things we really need to survive and be healthy, like clean air, clean water, and productive soil? Sure, there's some contradiction in protesters carrying iPhones wh...

Full article: http://www.davidsuzuki.org/blogs/science-matters/2011/10/...

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Occupy Wall Street: Good for the Environment?

Occupy Wall Street: Good for the Environment?

onearth.org 13 Oct '11, 8pm

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The World vs Wall Street

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yoursdp.org 14 Oct '11, 5am

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organicconsumers.org 14 Oct '11, 5pm

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cleantechnica.com 13 Oct '11, 12pm

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Quote of the Day: David Suzuki on #OccupyWallStreet

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treehugger.com 13 Oct '11, 3pm

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treehugger.com 13 Oct '11, 7pm

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dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 17 Oct '11, 2am

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care2.com 13 Oct '11, 8pm

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redgreenandblue.org 15 Oct '11, 2am

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treehugger.com 13 Oct '11, 8pm

If the city chooses to push occupants out of the space on the grounds that it is privately owned, they will not be steady ...

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care2.com 11 Oct '11, 4pm

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'Occupy the Street You Live On' @dotearth reader:

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By 2050 or so, the world population is expected to reach nine billion, essentially adding two Chinas to the number of peop...