Entries by David Suzuki from 12/2011

The Twisted Logic, and Ethics, of Nature's Opponents

| Posted 12.01.2011 | Canada

If conspiracy theorists were truly upset about U.S. influence on Canadian infrastructure, they might also question U.S. industry and foundation funding for organizations such as Canada's right-wing Fraser Institute, which has the same charitable status as the David Suzuki Foundation.

Is a Healthy Economy Good for People?

| Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Business

One month of crazy consumerism won't have a huge impact on the world's teetering economies. We need something bigger -- a war perhaps. That would get money flowing. And we need to drill for more oil. We won't be any healthier -- quite the opposite. But the economy will be stronger. And that's all that counts, right?

National Parks Go Urban

| Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada Business

Nestled within the heart of one of the fastest growing urban areas in North America, Rouge National Park will be unlike any other. It won't offer the panoramas of Jasper or Banff, or provide a safe haven for polar bears, like Manitoba's Wapusk National Park. But it will help connect city dwellers with nature.