The Decarie Report: Dec. 22:: It’s easy to see what’s wrong….

…But what to do? Where to start?_______________________________________________________________https:/www.thenation.com/article/overmatch-pentagon-military-budget-strategy/_______________________________________________________________ A pause for stray thoughts In the confusion over Trump’s pulling out of the war on ISIS, have you noticed the laguage of the reports on this? All the ones I have seen make the point that the ISIS fighters are ‘terrorists’. Have

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The Decarie Report: December 18: An unhappy blog

 https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/dec/18/unaccompanied-children-tijuana-us-immigration  But who cares? _________________________________________________________________Will Trump fall? It might not matter. The views and values of a Trump government are much like those of almost every US government for the last 70 years an more.  https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2018/dec/18/michael-flynn-sentencing-donald-trump-latest-live ________________________________________________________________ htps://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2018/dec/18/michael-flynn-sentencing-donald-trump-latest-live  70 years ago,it was the proudest boast of Canadians that they were

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The Decarie Report: Dec. 11: A bad day’s news.

Will we? Won’t we? Will we? Won’t we? As time runs out, it looks as though we won’t. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/09/us-russia-ally-saudi-arabia-water-down-climate-pledges-un _https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/dec/10/tackle-climate-or-face-financial-crash-say-worlds- _https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/cdn-environment-groups-tell-world-canada-not-slowing-emissions-from-oil-and-gas-1.4940732 It’s called insanity._____________________________________________________________ So imagine what the reaction is going to be like as climate change REALLY becomes obvious. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/dec/10/europe-holds-it-breath-as-macron-moves-to-quell-protests https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/dec/11/east-antarctica-glacial-stronghold-melting-amid-climate-change But not to worry. I mean – if

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The Decarie Report: Nov. 29: This is the way the world ends….

IN case Atlantic Canada  readers of this blog haven’t noticed…. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/environment-canada-storm-snow-rain-1.4925130____________________________________________________________ People who are even smarter than Donald Trump, Doug Ford, and all our oil barons have noticed that the world is changing – quickly….. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/nov/28/global-food-system-is-broken-say-worlds-science-academies https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/un-warns-global-temperatures-rise-2100-1.4925170 The most important priority for the whole world is to stop climate change.

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The Decarie Report: Nov. 27: A very dangerous world.

https://www.cnn.com/videos/health/2018/11/23/climate-change-report-us-consequences-rene-marsh-sot-vpx.cnn But don’t worry about it. This report by government scientists means nothing according to Donald Trump. And he would know. Because he’s rich. We get lots of reports from these artsy fairy scientists. But you will notice that the wealthy of this world are saying nothing. I have just

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