All of this comes from one man: Maurice Strong. His especially close relationship with Paul Martin has been known for years. The fact that he's had to resign his post at the UN over these allegations has turned heads in Paul Martin's direction.
Mr. Strong has earned the ire of Conservatives not just in Canada but around the world for saying such learned things as this:
"isn't the only hope for the planet that the industrialized civilizations collapse? Isn't it our responsibility to bring that about?"