Government employees are inherently unproductive.They suck up the livelihood of honest folk and produce nothing but their own excretions.
"Creating jobs" without a full analysis of all effects leads to such silliness as the Broken Window Fallacy.
Presently, modern technology is used only to efficiently siphon productivity gains to the 1% taker class...
Polio. Smallpox. Rickets. A whole host of other diseases. All eradicated or avoidable by modern technology.
Electronic communications and entertainment.
A 17th century lifestyle is nothing but drawbacks.
Anyone believing the vile garbage you spew is a fool.
For freight, airplanes carry 35% of all freight, and produce 12% of freight-carrying emissions.
Measured how? Weight? Volume? Items? Dollar volume?
I've never been canoeing before, but I imagine there must be just a few simple heuristics you have to remember... Yes, don't fall out, and don't hit rocks.