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Monday, June 02, 2003

Earth-Info.Net has noticed that there never seems to be a good time to spend money protecting the world's environment or helping the poor...

During the boom years no-one wants to jeopardise the good times, while during the bust years no-one wants to dent the recovery...

Larry Elliot of the Guardian has written a thoughtful piece on some of the excuses for inaction we tend to hear, and helpfully outlined a few ideas for action...

On a different note, take a look at this article on how Bill Gates + George Soros are helping to enhance Bob Geldof + Bonos' lobbying efforts through the funding of rigorous advice and data collection.