While searching for my passport I found some essays from high school. It argues the importance of the Kyoto protocol adoption and the world wide reduction of greenhouse gases.
In my clunky opening, I state that man’s destruction will come from our ignorance and not of Armageddon. That our subsistence on petroleum will change atmospheric conditions as written in the literature.
Here we are over 10 years later and nothing has changed. If fact they’re probably worse.
The Harper Government has since rescinded our commitment to the protocol. I don’t even think our environment minister even attends these meetings any more. I hope out of sheer embarrassment. Waterways have become deregulated in order to let private companies to abuse the landscape.
In Australia, the government refuses to commit to protecting the coral reefs as vehemently to prevent further degradation to the sensitive ecosystem.
Time refuses to stand still as our landscape shifts.