Dutch ruling draws courts into climate change debate

Canadians who are concerned about courts sticking their noses into public policy might raise an eyebrow after a recent ruling in the Netherlands, where the government was legally required to increase its efforts to curb climate change. In an unprecedented ruling, a sustainability organization – the Urgenda Foundation – and 900 citizens of the Netherlands

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Think the Industrial Revolution was a big deal?

Think the Industrial Revolution was a big deal? It pales compared to what’s happening today. Two hundred years after the Industrial Revolution redefined economic power, shifted power bases around the globe and jettisoned the rural into the urban, it’s happening again. Only faster. With more dramatic flair. And on an unprecedented scale. Growing the global

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