jimella (jimella) wrote,
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Question to Ed Davey

The Avaaz organisation, usually associated with big petitions for good causes, has arranged a meeting with Secretary of State for Climate Change Ed Davey, and is collecting questions to put to him. Thousands are being suggested so I don't suppose mine will be selected to put to him, but for what it's worth it is:

Is our species name totally wrong - Homo sapiens, meaning "thinking man"? How can anyone believe so when your government is pushing the development of shale oil and gas, putting corporate profits and economic growth ahead of sheer survival? The policy is utter madness.
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