Browsing the archives for the tar sands tag

Seeing the world in a grain of sand

This movement, like all great movements, will have to draw some lines in the sand. But those lines will only be temporary unless all of us draw lines in our own heads and hearts – lines that we ourselves will not cross.


How to shrink your carbon footprint without buying a hybrid

Tar sands (or oil sands) gasoline is to ethanol gasoline what Hannibal Lecter is to someone who steals candy from babies. It’s worse by an order of magnitude.