Magazine article New Internationalist

The Extraordinary Destructiveness of the Tar Sands Is Further

Magazine article New Internationalist

The Extraordinary Destructiveness of the Tar Sands Is Further

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proof- if any were needed - that we have to move away from our reliance on oil. But like it or not, that's a big ask.

Here at the New Internationalist Co-operative we try to put our principles into practice. So over the last few weeks we have been putting together a travel policy that, as one of its explicit aims, is intended to reduce the amount of flights we take as an organization.

It's controversial. Most people in our workers' co-op support, in theory, a cap on the number of flights we take collectively over the year. But how do we decide?

Should we ban flights to places in Europe, even if it takes more than a day to get there by traini Is it more important for an editor to fly to somewhere like Iraq or the Arctic for on-theground reporting, or for a member of staff from our Canadian, Australian or New Zealand/Aotearoa offices to come over to Oxford for face-to-face meetings, ensuring close, effective working relationships? …

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