This article in the Guardian must give us reason for hope as Obama’s choice of experts is one of significance:
- Harvard physicist John Holdren as director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy takes a position on climate change that is remarkably serious
- Climatologist Jane Lubchenco is to head the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
- Nobel prizewinner Steven Chu heads the Department of Energy to lead the development of alternative energy sources
This is the title of 42 excellent slides with most interesting content, produced by Conrad Taylor who is a multi-media expert and knowledge producer par excellence.
John McFall MP is the Chairman of the Treasury Select Committee and our Chairman Austin Mitchell MP has given him a copy of our online petition at long last. So he now knows what we’re asking him and his committee. My next steps are Early Day Motions in support of the petition – after the Queen’s speech.
On December 22nd, 1964, Henry Kerby MP requested that the emission of all the means of exchange should be returned to the Crown.
We’ve been asking for Public Credit since 2002. May the net, the web and the magic of blogging robots help all of us to achieve what Henry Kerby MP asked for at the time. As one of the steps I sent our key documents to the Queen and the Prince of Wales.
Do you feel like adding your name to the signatures of the petition Stop the Cash Crumble to Equalize the Credit Crunch?
At long last the Committee’s Fourth Report came out on February 5th and all our 63 paragraphs of “Green Credit for Green Purposes” are part of the publication.
I have yet to learn who reads the £24 document – besides all of the people who gave evidence and therefore got a free copy.
And I have to discover the value of our submission in this document.
Since the Yunus Event at St. James’s, I begin to talk about ‘climate urgency’ and ‘climate capitalism‘.
Our current Early Day Motion is entitled “Green Credit for Green Growth” but so far only 11 MPs have signed.
In the UK, WriteToThem makes it easy to ask your MP to sign. Are you happy to click through?
For the first time ever did I organise an event with a ‘blind date’ and someone who gets ‘mobbed’ for photos to be taken and dedications to be written when signing their book. But then I’ve never organised an event for a Nobel Peace Prize winner before!
Fortunately, his lecture at the LSE gave us an idea of what to expect.
YuNuSphere records what is taking place in the wake of his visit.
The Forum for Stable Currencies site has been revamped, and I am recording Forum related news here.
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