Maurice Strong, the godfather of global environmentalism and organizer of the United Nations’ 1992 Rio environmental Earth Summit, is making a quiet comeback to the limelight on the eve of that meeting’s successor, the Rio + 20 summit on “sustainable development,” which starts June 20 in Brazil. Continue reading
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It sounds like the theme of a sci-fi terror flick, or an action film involving computers and a secret government plot to enslave the world. Continue reading
“Sustainability experts laud early initiatives to expand park land and control toxic substances, but say the most recent budget is an international embarrassment.”
Excellent! Translated from antidevelopment, misanthropic enviro-speak that means this government are pro-human, pro-development. Best of all, Maurice Strong hates it. What higher accolade could they seek? Continue reading
Maurice Strong has done his best (and a pretty good best at that) to sabotage capitalism and humanity in general.
“Isn’t the only hope for the planet that the industrialised civilizations collapse? Isn’t it our responsibility to bring that about?” — Maurice Strong, head of the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro and Executive Officer for Reform in the Office of the Secretary General of the United Nations. Continue reading