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Oppression

Wednesday, 16 Dec 2009 - It is in the air. The sense of imminent defeat, fake success photos ops and a clamp down as a street demo is making police extra nervous.  Kids on the street this AM were being asked by police for...
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Tuesday Update

Tuesday, 15 Dec 2009 - The story today is Canada and the real leak. Not the spoof press release of yesterday. (Today a group called the "Yes Men" took responsibility for the hoax press release in which Canada reversed...
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Long Day

Monday, 14 Dec 2009 - My day started forcing myself out of bed with the aim of being at the front of the line for credentials when the process was set to resume at 8 AM.  We had tried on Saturday, waiting in line an hour...
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Sunday Update

Sunday, 13 Dec 2009 - Getting into the conference centre was hugely difficult. A ring of Danish police kept anyone without a reason to be in the centre OUT...and since the centre is closed today for security sweeps.......
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Saturday in Copenhagen

Saturday, 12 Dec 2009 - The first thing to strike a Canadian en route to COP15 is the dominance of the climate talks in billboards and public spaces well before you reach Copenhagen.  Starting in London at Heathrow,...
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DeSmogBlog Comments Require Response

Saturday, 05 Dec 2009 - I am a neophyte in the blogosphere.  The first time something I have written for the Green Party site has been widely picked up was my article on the East Anglia scientists and the stolen emails. ...
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And Now to Discuss Those Hacked Emails

Thursday, 03 Dec 2009 - Strange, isn’t it that media are not wondering about who hacked into the computers and who paid them?   Or why Dr. Andrew Weaver’s office in Victoria has been broken into twice.  My guess is that all...
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The Rebuttal I Never Got to Give…..

Wednesday, 02 Dec 2009 - The Munk Debates still have me wondering how so many good folks (CBC “Ideas,” Munk centre, etc) got it so wrong.  I hate being part of a side-show circus and that’s what any “debate” with Lomborg and...
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We have seen this movie....

Friday, 20 Nov 2009 - Rarely does the news of the government’s failures and abuses have such impact as to make one feel physically ill.  But the looming possibility that Canadian soldiers routinely arrested civilians...
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Countdown to Copenhagen Rally

Tuesday, 17 Nov 2009 - I am just back from a climate change “indoor rally.”  I am still over-whelmed by the outpouring of energy and people who mobilized on a rainy Tuesday night in Victoria. Over 1,000 people gathered in...
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