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What paradigms beyond Cap and Trade?

August 9, 2008

John Rice

The Rudd government’s response to climate change is being revealed daily as more and more painfully inadequate, as it caves in steadily and surely to powerful business lobbies. This is not surprising, given that, among a multiplicity of other things, the wife of Rudd’s Chief of Staff, Sandra Eccles, is one of Canberra’s key lobbyists, with links to mining and energy giants.



Professor Matthew Connelly on why population control is a furphy

August 2, 2008

Late Night Live on ABC Radio National recently ran an interview with historian Matthew Connelly, Associate Professor of History at Columbia University, who has written the first global history of the population control movement.