Ryan Moore

 

 Ryan Moore is an Algonquin College Small and Medium Enterprise Management and Business Marketing alumnus. A second year Professional Writing student, Ryan enjoys reading, writing, playing guitar and listening to music. Crawling his way through the overwhelming heap of distractions, Ryan is currently working on his first novel and believes that it is important we address the current state of our consumer culture and the impact it is having on environmental and social responsibility.

He is the Causeway Foundation's annual Denstedt-Williamson Client Award winner, in recognition of his hard work and determination to find meaningful employment. 

Consumers' Anonymous

It's time to be socially responsible by battling excess consumption and reducing industrial harm.

Monday
Nov212011

Occupy Ottawa -- Defending Democracy 

In September people took to Lower Manhattan in protest against bank bailouts, corporate greed, and the influence of Wall Street in the United States government. Since then, the protests have spread to more than 80 countries around the world. Among Canadian cities protesting was Ottawa, which held its first General Assembly on Saturday, October 15.

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Sunday
Nov132011

Review: Time for Outrage, by Stephane Hessel 

Time for Outrage, by Stephane Hessel, is an international best seller about the ideals of the French resistance, and is a call for younger generations to withstand the temptations of mass consumption in an effort to search for the true meaning of democracy.

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Sunday
Oct302011

Harper Claims Throne in the Kingdom of Robotic Oil Monkeys -- DND's largest investment approval in robotics

Optimus Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced the 45- billion-dollar DND robotics investment this morning outside 24 Sussex drive.

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Wednesday
Sep212011

Provincial Elections -- The Future of Clean Energy 

The 40th Ontario general election will be held on October 6, 2011. The future of Ontario’s Green Energy and Green Economy Act will be determined by the outcome of this election. What happens to the Act after provincial elections in October has been described as the single most influential event in the future of clean energy in Ontario. 

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Tuesday
Sep132011

Whole Village -- The Energy Efficient Greenhaven

A weekend in an energy-efficient GreenHaven. 

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Thursday
Jul212011

Veg Fest 2011-- Delicious and Inspiring

On May 1, 2011, the National Capital Vegetarian Association hosted the third annual Veg Fest at Ottawa's Glebe Community Centre.

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Tuesday
Jul052011

Earthlings 

Earthings (2005) is a multi-award winning documentary about our dependence on animals and is a must-see for any consumer in need of an empathy injection.

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Monday
Jun062011

June 10th Protest Invitation 

You have been invited to a protest march during the Conservative Party’s National Convention at the Ottawa Convention Centre. The protest has been promoted by a number of progressive organizations that invite the people of Ottawa to ”give the Tories the
welcome they deserve.”

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Monday
May232011

Ottawa Rallies for Change 

Green Party leader Elizabeth May was part of a rally in downtown Ottawa last Saturday. The rally was in protest of the Conservative party’s “majority” government.

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Friday
May062011

Student Coalition for Proportional Representation 

Canada is run by a Conservative government because we do not use a proportional voting system. Only 39 percent of Canadians voted for the Conservative Party. The minority of voters have elected the majority of seats. 

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