Mar 5, 2013

Uruguay's 'poor' president is a unique leader

David Suzuki
Uruguay's President Jose Mujica has few possessions, donates most of his salary to small businesses and the poor, and lives in a ramshackle farmhouse with his wife. But don't call him "poor"!

Catalytic Conversation: The Story of Stuff

Oct 4, 2011 to Oct 5, 2011
252 Bloor Street West, 7th floor St. George Subway Station
M5S 1V6 Toronto , ON
43° 40' 4.4004" N, 79° 23' 54.1392" W
Ontario CA
The Story of Stuff takes you on a tour of our consumer-driven culture -- from resource extraction to iPod incineration.
Sep 22, 2011

Global imbalances

Andrew Jackson
The IMF World Economic Outlook notes that the desired process of rebalancing global demand from countries with large trade deficits to countries with large trade surpluses is not going very well.
Jul 28, 2010

Sustainability means consume less

I was going over some of the press releases from the provincial government recently when I found one from last April titled "Awards Honour Commitment To Sustainable Mining."


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