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#1

Ready, Set, Go!

Hannah McKinnon

New Zealand joined a growing list of countries yesterday in announcing an end to fossil fuel exploration for the sake of the climate: Costa Rica, Ireland, France, and Belize are all working on plans to manage the decline of fossil fuel production, and there is little doubt that this is just the beginning.


#2

Will Brown go green?

Not a wager I’d place my wampum on.


#3

Don’t count your sheep before they’ve bred: NZ has signed on to the TPP, and if they’re dumb enough to ratify it, they’ll be hauled before an ISDS tribunal by a petrocorp over this.


#4

TPP and other regulatory capture disguised as “trade deals” indeed changes the rules of the game to the extent that progressives may win some battles while ultimately losing the war.