by Edwin X Berry, PhD
I first published this letter on October 27, 2010. It has been republished by many websites and it continues to be relevant, especially in the current American elections.
We are partying on the train to Auschwitz
Spokane signed on to the United Nations ICLEI (International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives) Climate Protection Campaign in 2001. Since then, the city has spent money, resources and time attempting to comply with the requirements of ICLEI. The rationale for the program was to comply with the United Nations sponsored Kyoto Protocol to reduce GHG emissions. [Read more…]