Book Review: Climate Cover-up, The New Hidden Persuaders

November 2, 2009 by  
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Over fifty years ago, Vance Packard wrote the best-selling Hidden Persuaders , which the New Yorker called “A brisk, authoritative and frightening report on how manufacturers, fundraisers and politicians are attempting to turn the American mind into a kind of catatonic dough that will buy, give or vote at their command.” It was hugely influential, sold millions of copies right across America, and led to changes in the way advertisers could influence customers, with legal restrictions on subliminal messaging. James Hoggan’s Climate Cover-up is our generation’s Hi… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Vancouver Fashion Week Spring 2010 Starts Tomorrow

November 2, 2009 by  
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Vancouver Fashion Week, Fall 2009.

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Triple Treat: Prefab Garden Shed With a Green Roof

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Colin Viebrock needed a new garage on his house a few years ago, and decided to make it green, topping it off with a green roof. He blogged about it , got some good press and the next thing he knew, he was in the green garage and shed business. Everyone in Toronto has massive new recycling and garbage containers, as well as green bins for raccoon dinner compost, creating a big market for sheds

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