Only an economy that externalizes environmental costs would underwrite development practices that are pushing beaches to the brink of extinction.
A look at Canada, a nation with such potential to be a sustainability leader, reveals a tragedy of wasted potential.
The short answer: an economy that allows corporations to externalize costs and trump the rights of indigenous people.
A small change in SEC rules is just the thing to start a movement toward the establishment of a sustainable economy.
Brent Blackwelder looks to this year’s Goldman Environmental Prize winners for inspiration in the fight for a sustainable and fair economy.
They say cheaters never prosper, but the cheaters seem to be doing just fine in an economy that condones their fraudulent ways.
Brent Blackwelder recognizes and respects the righteous role of regulations.