Letters to the Editor
A Nova Scotia voter’s quest for a more thrivable economy
Celes Davar owns the tourism company Earth Rhythms. He lives in West Brooklyn.
As we approach a provincial election, I’m reflecting on what’s been changing in our immediate reality: climate change with severe weather impacts like more intense hurricanes in the fall; reduction in biodiversity with continued clear-cutting forestry practices; proposed habitat destruction such as the secret cabinet back-room deal to sell Owls Head provincial park to a billionaire developer to build golf courses and luxury homes while provincial policies seem to simultaneously advocate for sustainability and carbon energy reduction.(more…)