Earth Day 2012 in Montreal (Were you there as well? Odds are good!)
A quick post.
Today, me, my wife, daughter and mother took part in the Earth Day march here in Montreal.
News organisations say that at least 250 000 people took part in the march.
To put things in perspective, 250 000 people in montreal. No matter our linguistic and-or political differences. No matter our age differences etc…
… it means rougly that
6.54% of the metropolitan region of Montreal
3.16% of the province of Quebec
0.72% of Canada
were all in the same park, at the same time, for the same purpose.
Those are numbers to make a man (and a lady) smile.
Try eating vegetarian for a month and I’m pretty damn sure you won’t go back to meat.
Oh, and here’s an article from the gazette about it