A Special Presentation & Discussion:
Why Is The World Ignoring Climate Change ?
A Presentation by author Barry Zack
Followed by Q&A and SST Group Discussion
The planet's population is growing at a dramatic pace, and the environmental costs of sustaining such growth are gradually being felt all over. A larger population needs more food, housing, transportation and energy. Unfortunately for us, but even more so for our progeny, we are using the least sustainable methods to achieve that production.
This is mainly the result of a system that encourages profit without dealing with the effects. Many politicians, particularly in what is (for now) the world's largest economy, are far more concerned about how to finance their next election in the most expensive electoral process on the planet, rather than serving the people that elect them.
Why would a politician want to support the desires of our industrial complexes, at the expense of our citizens?
The answer is simple,:
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