Another first for the UN-phobic Harper government. After earning the distinction of being first to bail out of Kyoto, they are now the first to jump ship from the UN’s convention on drought. Why? Less to do with the needed work the convention is actually doing and more because in the eyes of the . . . → Read More: drive-by planet: Harper government ‘an embarrassment’ with bailout on U.N. drought convention "talkfest"