The Globurban Blog

Our Petro State Enthralled


Canada’s mainstream politicians are selling us an economic tale of building fossil fuel infrastructure, expanding global markets for our unprocessed resources, growing the economy, and jobs, jobs, jobs. This vision of the future is being imposed on us by governments using the rationale of national interest, providing the justification within Canada’s legal framework to take …

Our New Old Pipeline


Continued burning of carbon for electrical energy & transportation will collapse the ability of the biosphere to support a global industrial civilization. If there is a civilized future, it’s not going to be powered by fossil fuels. The Trudeau government has committed every Canadian citizen to a minimum of $4.5 Billion in financial support of …