Archive for February, 2013


Educate, Don’t Manipulate

I saw this video today: Here’s the thing: I do support the strategies to reduce pollution. Of course I do. But I find ads like this manipulative and unhelpful. This doesn’t say anything about the real issues at hand. It doesn’t address why some people may not support the strategies and refute those points. All […]

Show Me The Money – Except Sometimes That Doesn’t Have to Mean Immediate Profit

Ecuador’s attempt to get paid for an environmental choice is hardly a new story but it’s very interesting that NPR is highlighting the supposed “extortion” angle with their report this morning called “Give Me The Money Or I’ll Shoot The Trees”. It’s pretty obvious that Ecuador is committed to keeping oil in the ground to […]