The following provocative article appeared in The Star. It suggests that Canadians are responsible for the fact that our politicians do not act to mitigate climate change. Even though we say we are very concerned, if asked whether the average household should pay $100 more per year, only 50% said they would.
In the end, voters don't care enough about global warming. That's why the Lima climate-change conference was a flop.
Climate change is the issue that Canadians refuse to address.
We talk about it.