The Disaffected Lib: Monbiot – It’s Time for Scientists to Go Rogue

Britain, Australia and Canada have been singled out in a Guardian op-ed for “crushing academic integrity on behalf of corporate power.“ Guardian enviro-scribe, George Monbiot, contends that scientists have a duty to democracy to voice their dissent to government policy. It’s as clear and chilling a statement of intent as you’re likely to read. Scientists ...

The Disaffected Lib: Harper Gags EnviroCan Scientists to Keep Mum about Tar Sands Snowpack Contamination

Stephen Harper and his minions don’t want you finding out that tar sands contaminants are accumulating in snow in the vicinity of the bitumen mines. Harper and his Fossil Fueler bosses always fall back on the same tactic – what you don’t know won’t hurt them.   And to make damned sure you don’t know about ...