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Understanding Your Opposition: Lengths and Depths

Earlier this month, the Pulitzer Prize-winning news organization InsideClimate News published an article unveiling a leaked analysis and strategy document from the Canadian oil industry. The article, written by InsideClimate News’ Katherine Bagley, covers the contents and implications of a recent WikiLeaks release: a 36-slide Powerpoint presentation made to a leading Canadian oil company about […]

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Sign a Petition, Save the Environment, All with QR Codes

Sign a Petition, Save the Environment, All with QR Codes

This is a post from a relatively obscure and specific blog about bar codes. However it presents some interesting information about a very successful green marketing campaign that's being run in part by Canada's REI equivalent, Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC). The campaign, called "The Big Wild" is executed with large QR Codes (matrix barcodes) that […]

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Survey: Canadians Say Climate Change Is A Larger Threat Than Terrorism For New Decade

Survey: Canadians Say Climate Change Is A Larger Threat Than Terrorism For New Decade

A recent poll by the Innovative Research Group for the Canadian Defense and Foreign Affairs Institute revealed that 49% of respondents believed that climate change is the decade's main threat, and only 28% believed that the main threat will be terrorism. The same poll in 2004 showed only a 3% gap though even back then […]

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