Development alive and well in the U.S.
President Clinton signed the Biodiversity Treaty at the UN
Summit in Rio and started implementing policies of Sustainable
Development in the United States even though Congress never ratified
National Goals of Sustainable Development adopted by Washington
State Department of Ecology include, Conservation and Preservation of
Nature – land, air, water, and biodiversity... Sustainable
Communities, people work together to create healthy communities where
natural and historic resources are preserved and GROWTH IS
Mikhail Gorbachev, president of Green Cross International and
implementer of Sustainable Development uses terms "unsustainable
irrigation schemes, centralized communist system, stakeholder
participation, unregulated free market, and our two severe
environmental problems, freshwater and climate change".
Planet", UNEP's Magazine Volume 11, No. 3, 2001)
Is Sustainable Development being used to turn off the
irrigation water to our farmers, (unsustainable irrigation scheme),
create watershed planning units, economic development units, etc.
(stakeholder participation), NAFTA, GATT, World Trade Organization
(unregulated free market) and impose restrictions for the use of fresh
water and all our natural resources including timber?
Is this really Sustainable Development or are these goals
implementing USSR's communist threat to the United States "We
will destroy you from within"?