I'm not a religious person. I see myself as an agnostic or maybe even an atheist. I've been a passionate climate activist for several years and never thought there was a role for religion in the fight against climate...
This post is a reproduction of a media kit released by Citizens Climate Lobby Canada to commemorate Earth Day. Because of the climate crisis encroaching on our civilization, I believe that every day should be Earth Day. We must...
As we move beyond the Paris Agreement, the climate credibility of the 195 countries which are signatories to the agreement will soon be tested. In December countries submitted their emissions reduction targets known as NDCs -- Nationally Determined Contributions. Now...
Break Free is a movement and a call for action. The planet is heating up faster than anyone expected. February 2016 was the most abnormally hot month in history, by a heart-stopping margin. Scientists didn’t expect this kind of temperature...
This post is a collection of excerpts and quotes, plus my editorial comments, illustrating the slow death of Big Coal across the globe. We are entering the post-Paris era, a time ripe with opportunities for environmentalists and climate activists to reinforce the efforts...
The recent official visit by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the United Stated, the first in almost two decades, has moved both countries ahead of the climate curve. The following article was posted by Ken Berlin, the president and CEO...
The Vancouver Declaration is a plan to make a plan. In the photo, Prime Minister Trudeau, accompanied by the provincial premiers and territorial leaders, makes the announcement. Credit: Vancouver Declaration, Elizabeth McSheffrey I was recently part of a three-person team from...
Elizabeth May is the leader of the Green Party of Canada. The following text is from her email to Green supporters across Canada. The world is facing a carbon time crunch explains May. (Rolly Montpellier~Managing Editor for BoomerWarrior) Image: Carbon time...
Small steps are no longer enough. Incremental climate action will not get us to where we need to be by 2050 - a low carbon economy. The Paris Agreement was a historic breakthrough but it's not sufficient. It was just one...
Elizabeth Woodworth is a Canadian writer/librarian who attended the COP21 summit in Paris. Elizabeth is also my Facebook friend. We've developed a working relationship and supported each other in our respective work dedicated to a global climate revolution for all. Some time ago, Elizabeth...