Posts tagged Edward Keenan

Excess baggage

Excess baggage

They clog our landfills, shorelines and closets. Time to ban the plastic bag By Edward Keenan I’m at my local variety store buying a single pack of gum when I begin to suspect a conspiracy. How else to explain why my gum should be handed to me in a plastic grocery bag? Don’t these bags […]

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Fear Factor

Fear Factor

When done properly, a carbon-tax system could be the best approach to cutting emissions. As long as you’re not afraid of the T-word by Edward Keenan To o the relief of environmentalists, we’ve reached a stage where, for the most part, all political parties – provincial, federal, even international – agree that we need to […]

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Wild for the city

Wild for the city

Urban ecologists offer a new approach to city planning, arguing that balancing biodiversity with development is key to healthy urban centres

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