If the warming of this planet is to be slowed -- if not halted -- it will not come about by government fiat, nor should it. Governments are reluctant to impose unpopular measures and the corporate sector will resist attempts to curtail our freedom to consume. The impetus must come from citizens.
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Political Science, University of Calgary
Doreen Barrie is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Calgary.
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