A Leap Initiative in Leap Year?

This Guardian article by Naomi Klein is yet another high profile initiative (Leap) to address the predicament of human impact on Spaceship Earth’s natural systems including the atmosphere. It includes the prediction:

Christiana Figueres, the executive secretary of the UN framework convention on climate change, said recently: “Where capital goes in the next five years will decide what kind of world we have.”

There is a link to the Leap Manifesto and the article is worth reading even if only to see the numerous comments from readers that illustrate the usual worrying range of conflicting opinion on what should be unequivocally obvious about the near future and what awaits us.

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