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Thread #82734   Message #1516485
Posted By: akenaton
06-Jul-05 - 05:48 PM
Thread Name: BS: How to aid Africa?
Subject: RE: BS: How to aid Africa?
Bunnahabhain's suggestion that Africa should follow China and India into industrial slavery,does not square well with the environmental platitudes being espoused by the G8 leaders.

When are we going to understand that continued "development" spells disaster for this already polluted planet.
We need to realise that our unsustainable lifestyle is the product of our economic system, and if we attempt to replicate it worldwide,our grand-children and great grand-children will curse our greed and stupidity...Ake