Message from Bill McKibben - A New Day is Dawning in Canada This post is drawn from an email message from Bill McKibben to friends and people concerned about the survival of future generations. Canada has been a "huge obstacle in the global...
"Canada’s provinces are taking command of the nation’s battle against climate change, seizing climate leadership from a reluctant federal government as the clock ticks down to a crucial international climate agreement later this year," reports the Globe and Mail. Climate Leadership...
The CBC News recently reported that in late August, Prime Minister Harper sent President Barack Obama a letter offering  to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in exchange for the Keystone XL approval.  CBC News said that Harper is “willing to accept targets proposed...
The Green Rights project is about peoples' right to Air, Water, Food – the very sources of life. Without them, we die. And in most nations – more than 180 nations, in fact, citizens are legally entitled to these essential...
This article is Part 3 of Margaret Klein's (Climate Psychologist) What Climate Change Asks of Us: Moral Obligation, Mobilization and Crisis Communication. Part 3 deals with the urgency of effective climate communications identified at the end of Part 2: Climate change is a crisis that...
Top Five Posts of 2014! 1. What Did You Do Once You Knew? It's 3:23 in the morning, and I'm awake because my great, great, grandchildren won't let me sleep. My great, great, grandchildren ask me in dreams What did you do, while...
In recent months we have endured incredible tropical-equatorial-like torrential rain events occurring at mid-latitudes across the planet. For example, in North America we experienced intense rainfall in the Banff region of the Rockies from June 19th to 24th and...
"The emotional toll of the climate crisis has become an urgent crisis of its own," writes Rebecca Solnit in The Guardian's The long read series. Doing the hard work of confronting the climate crisis requires the right tools to...
A recent Angus Reid poll (in August) shows that climate change and the environment are amongst the top issues facing voters in Canada's upcoming federal election. And this September as students return to school and climate strikes resume across...
Paul Beckwith was  a recent guest on Talking Radical Radio to talk about his work associated with climate change science. Paul is no ordinary climatologist and scientist; he is tireless in his efforts to reach a far too complacent...