What’s the Best that Can Happen?

 

Doing the right thing is not easy.  The benefits from short-term, quick gain thinking are seen immediately.  Long-term thinking requires planning and selflessness. 

 

In this world where people are scrambling to find a place in the global economy, sometimes the right thing is done.

 

 

 

 

What’s the Good News?  Striving for “Better” #WeCanDoIt

 

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2019-12-20

National Observer

N.S. premier rejects mill's plea for time: 'There will be no extension'

Keith Doucette, Michael MacDonald

2019-12-13

Simcoe.com

Couchiching Conservancy buys Pitts and Milligan property in Ramara

Frank Matys

2018-08-02

New York Times

Once Polluted and Reviled, the Chicago River Bounces Back

Julie Bosman, Alyssa Schukar

2018-04-12

BrightVibes.com

Sea Turtles Return to Nest on Mumbai Beach after 20 Years

Fino

- beach formerly buried under tonnes of plastic waste

2016-04-09

Thefreethought project.com

After Govt Ignored Him, this Man Turned a Dying River of Human Waste into Paradise — by Himself

Matt Agorist

2015-05-01

EcoWatch / Sean Gogolin

How Social Entrepreneurship Can Change the World

Sean Gogolin, Bowling Green State University

2014-11-14

The Atlantic

The Dutch Village Where Everyone Has Dementia

Josh Planos

2014-11-13

Globe and Mail

How will our glass condo obsession affect us 20 years from now? We look at Toronto and Vancouver

- sustainable building

- glass = poor insulating value in winter/requires cooling in summer

- argon gas leaks out in 20 years

- new building regulations have maximum glass rules

2014-11-05

EcoWatch / Anastasia Pantsios

Fracking Bans Pass in Denton, Texas, Two California Counties and One Ohio Town

Anastasia Pantsios

(USA)

2014-10-24

Ecojustice

Report: Right to a healthy environment (.pdf)

 

2014-10-10

Toronto Star

What’s the big threat to democracy? Distraction

John Cruickshank

2014-09-24

David Suzki Foundation

Today is the Day we Decide (7 mins)

Canadians do not have the right to a healthy environment

- the blue dot tour

2014-02-11

Youtube / Google Science Fair

Google Science Fair: Meet Elif Bilgin

Elif Bilgin

Banana peel plastic

2013-12-21

Kai Nagata

Blog: Are you an eco-Jihadist?

Kai Nagata

2013-12-01

Youtube / Josie Outlaw

Message to Police

 

2013-10-15

Youtube / whygoldandsilver

Video: The Biggest Scam In The History Of Mankind - Hidden Secrets of Money 4 | Mike Maloney (30 mins)

Mike Maloney

www.hiddensecretsofmoney.com

 

2013-10-01

EcoWatch

The Story of Solutions: Changing the Game in Favor of a Sustainable Economy

Annie Leonard

2013-01-18

TED Talks

Colin Stokes:  How movies teach manhood

Colin Stokes

2012-10-09

Words for a Better World

Calling All “Moms-In-Chief”: The Mothers Project and the Fight to End Fracking

Lisa Bardack

 

http://www.mothersforsustainableenergy.com/

 

2012-08-11

Toronto Star

Phragmites australis is Canada’s worst invasive plant

Leslie Scrivener

2012-05-17

Youtube / Nick Hanauer

Banned TED Talk: Nick Hanauer "Rich people don't create jobs"

Nick Hanauer

2012-03-26

Liveleak.com

Cancer Cured in Canada, But Big Pharma Says NO WAY!

Dr. Evangelos Michelakis, University of Alberta

- DCA

2011-08-31

Youtube / Leehamster

Lecture: Arithmetic, Population and Energy

Dr. Albert A. Bartlett

2010-12-20

Youtube / David Suzuki

David Suzuki speaks about overpopulation

Video 3 mins

2010-11-08

Youtube / Post Carbon Institute

300 years of Fossil Fuels in 300 seconds

 

2010-07

TED

Hans Rosling: Global population growth, box by box

Video 10 mins

2007-06-08

Youtube / wonderingmind42

The Most Terrifying Video You’ll Ever See

- climate change – does it matter?

AO News – Climate Change

2008-11-28

Apfn.org

The Federal Reserve Is A PRIVATELY OWNED Corporation

Thomas D. Schauf

 

 

 

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