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Old Posted Mar 14, 2018, 5:31 PM
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Originally Posted by djforsberg View Post
Why should they do anything about climate change if we don't? Don't you see the paradox in this type of thinking? Canada should lead and set examples, not follow and play to the lowest common denominator. To what Winnipegger said, communities around the world are already feeling the negative effects of climate change. It's only going to get worse.
Doesn't Canada's emissions output represent only 1.6 per cent of the global total? I'm not saying we shouldn't do our part to cut down but I don't believe countries like China and India will make any significant cuts, therefore, our efforts in Canada will not make much of a difference on a global level.
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