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    Posted by Toban Black, 28 February 2009
    Post-Carbon Photo "pool" ------- Post-Carbon London now has photo pages on Flickr. We have a section for more local photos submissions -- from around the London, Ontario, Canada area - http://www.flickr.com/groups/postcarbonlondon/pool/ The images at the top of this post are... (read more)
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    Posted by Toban Black, 22 February 2009
    Mitchell Anderson at DeSmogBlog - ""Clean Energy Dialogue" or Carbon Capture Shellgame?" Andy Rowell at the Oil Change blog - "Obama: Dirty Tar Sands Can Become “Clean”" ... (read more)
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    Posted by Toban Black, 22 December 2008
    About the International Energy Agency's 2008 "World Energy Outlook" report -- an authoritative report on oil depletion statistics - Richard Heinberg - "IEA: Everyone Gets to Be Right" George Monbiot  - "At Last, A Date" Andy Rowell at the Oil Change... (read more)
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    Posted by Toban Black, 6 August 2008
    A community garden photo by "sbcg08" --- A Wall Street Journal video clip about urban farming [via Wild Green Yonder] Most of the video revolves around one guy who farms neighbourhood lawns in Colorado. A "No Impact Man" blog... (read more)
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    Posted by Toban Black, 9 March 2008
    Sharon Astyk on what we can gain from home-grown food - "- Better Food - Fresher, better tasting, straight off the plant food money literally cannot buy! - Better Health - More nutrition in just picked vegetables,... (read more)
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    Posted by Toban Black, 26 January 2008
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98rXCoEk6vE http://www.bikeforest.com/?p=77 http://www.blogto.com/arts/2007/12/vidto_pedal_power_vs_toronto_police/ http://www.ecofriend.org/images/bicytaxi.jpg Bike machines can be semi-motorized, they can be enclosed (rather than leaving riders exposed to the wind and what not), and they can be collaboratively peddled; we have a lot of options. ------ Update... (read more)
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    Posted by Toban Black, 21 December 2007 (2 comments)
    Franchises take away and obstruct localization, and Wal-Mart is at the forefront of this franchising and the anti-localization that it entails. The documentary Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price addresses these issues (among... (read more)
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    Posted by Shelby Tay, 14 December 2007
    This is an ad running in Ottawa and Calgary papers put out by the Avaaz team (see below). If you haven't signed this petition yet, there's still a few hours left - go to http://www.avaaz.org/en/another_canadian_climate_crime/9.php?cl=46187661 Here are... (read more)
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    Posted by Toban Black, 14 December 2007
    Part of Luz: Girl of the Knowing - Episode 4               by Claudia Dávila ("Fran") (in Toronto) Claudia's work is important because she's grappling with oil & gas depletion in a fresh way -- a... (read more)