As Justin Trudeau prepares to meet with the premiers in early December to finalize a pan-Canadian climate plan, a key contradiction remains in the Liberal's framework for a low-carbon economy. Namely, that the government's steadfast commitment to expanding fossil fuel exports is fundamentally antithetical to real action on climate change.
Harrison Samphir is an independent writer and researcher and the web editor at Canadian Dimension Magazine. He holds an M.A. in International Relations from the University of Sussex. Email him at hsamphir[at]gmail[dot]com.
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