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Is it time to rethink traditional gift giving?

As Canadians spend the weekend searching for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, the European Parliament has declared a climate emergency.

Can consumerism and a climate emergency co-exist?

As climate change worry grows, some are pushing back against traditional methods of gift giving. (Shutterstock)
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'Tis the season for gift giving, and Canadians will spend the weekend scoring Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals.

Meanwhile, the European Parliament has declared a climate emergency. 

Our question this week: Is it time to rethink traditional gift giving?

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