Reviews

The Province of Ontario's 25-year Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe
This new report from the Neptis Foundation is a comprehensive examination of the province’s strategy to reign in sprawl in the mega-region around the western end of Lake Ontario.
We Animals book cover, Jo-Anne McArthur, book review on A\J
McArthur’s powerful book exposes the physical and mental barriers people often place between themselves and non-human animals.
Slow Food Story film poster
An intimate portrait of the man behind the slow food movement.
All is Lost film review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
This critically acclaimed film, largely overlooked at the Oscars, is rich with highly relevant environmental symbolism.
The Nature of Empires book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
An exploration of unsuccessful attempts to exert control over nature and Indigenous Peoples, demonstrating that indigenous knowledge must be incorporated into environmental debates.
Ecotopia art exhibit review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
An exploration of the interplay between the natural and the constructed world.
An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Chris Hadfield, the man who made space exploration sexy again, on what space travels have taught him about "ingenuity, determination and being prepared for anything."
Who Speaks for the River? book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
A character-driven narrative, populated with colourful actors driven to advance their own interests in relation to the river.
Language Intelligence book review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
An optimistic promise for those willing to harness the power of rhetoric to further the environmental movement.
The Nano Revolution film review A\J AlternativesJournal.ca
Will Nano technology save the planet?

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