Archive for ‘This crazy world’

“Where logic disappears and the full experience of being alive in this crazy world is laid bare.”

An age of political change is unfolding

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Last updated on December 27th, 2017 at 06:50 pm

“Five years ago it would have been ridiculous to think of America has a black President.”

People demand change.

People demand change

Three years ago, to Germany, the world’s most active advocator of carbon-free power, giving up nuclear power would have seemed unthinkable.

Two years ago, the Arab uprising was not happening. Dictators ruled the Middle East without fear.
One year ago the Liberal Democrats came to power. (more…)

Challenge of global warming begins

Monday, October 10th, 2011

Last updated on December 27th, 2017 at 07:11 pm

“Now that the last of the sceptics and opposing factions have been cleared away from the global warming debate, the long and hard journey ahead to correct the mistakes of the past and save the natural world will undoubtedly begin.”

Fighting for a safer world.

Fighting for a safer world.

Well, you would think so wouldn’t you?

After 20 years of misinformation, doubt peddling and general muck spreading, the energy companies who prevent the world from acting decisively and quickly have, just like the bankers, not being held accountable for their reckless actions and propaganda.

Just like the bankers, self-interest and greed have prevented the world from acting on this ultimate issue, which will see trillions of dollars of damage caused by more violent weather patterns that predict the very beginning of the climate change debate. (more…)

Our planet under attack

Monday, September 12th, 2011

Last updated on December 28th, 2017 at 06:41 pm

“By writing this statement, I will cause people to feel strong emotions; some will feel despair, some anger and some confusion, but whatever they feel, they will unquestionably feel something!”

Power My Home Solar Panels in the UK.

Power My Home Solar Panels in the UK.

“We, as members of our modern society, have been duped, tricked or brainwashed into believing that global warming does not exist, by corporations and big businesses whose only interests are to get us to consume more tobacco, oil, anything which makes them a huge profit.”

For 15 years, these establishments have spent billions drip feeding us misinformation to protect their core business interests at the expense of our home planet. (more…)

The green movement has failed

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Last updated on December 28th, 2017 at 12:00 pm

“It breaks my heart to have to write this. As someone who loves the natural world, biodiversity and the human race, I find the realisation that we are unable to co-exist is sad.”

The green environmental movement has failed.

No plan B

So how have we, with all our modern wisdom and knowledge of the world and our place in it, failed on such an important issue?

Now, as Friends of the Earth has just discovered, the coalition government is about to rip up its environmental commitments.

Listed as negotiable are: (more…)