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Climate Change Conference In Crisis

I wonder what, if anything, will be achieved at Copenhagen?

Surely this is the ultimate failure of our system of government.  Our so-called leaders can’t agree on anything except the need to protect their own economies.  Those of us who believe in the reality of mankind-created climate change have to have faith that we will find a solution .  The alternative is hopelessness.

There is no evidence that we will find a solution.  Perhaps we have the technological capability but do we have the ability to work together across the world?

Hemp is a great hope for the future.  If every nation was to devote one-fifth of its available agricultural land to hemp, the world’s entire energy requirement could be met by biofuel with huge additional benefits in lack of pollution and toxic byproducts..