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Apr 30, 2009

Talking about the 'credit cunch' is all the fashion (OK, besides swine/ Mexican flu - read impact of increase in factory farming to our disease risk; [addition on 1 May: 'Life-threatening disease is the price we pay for cheap meat' - this time it's via pigs, but last time it was birds and before that cows... what will it be next time, until we learn?]), but what about the much larger and important 'climate crunch'? The publication 'Nature' has an interesting set of new articles on this in the lead up to the meeting of Heads of States in December 2009 to (hopefully!) agree on a successor to the Kyoto Protocol.

People of faith should not need persuasion from science that living within our means and in a sustainable way is the way to go: God loves not the wasters so I pray that will support many people to decide to 'tighten the carbon belt'.

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Posted: Apr 30, 2009 5:42am
Mar 21, 2009

Now that the economic crunch has hit we are all realising we can't live beyond our means forever.... unfortunately it is the often the poorest & weakest that suffer the most from the fall out (be it the credit, environment or oil crunch). For some interesting insight into 'money as debt sold as credit' and its devastating consequences (but title also immediately suggests response), check: Forum for Stable Currencies.

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Posted: Mar 21, 2009 8:37am

 

 
 
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