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The politics of climate change.

COP26 has been described as "the" critical climate summit to have a chance at limiting the warming of the planet to well below 2ºC, preferably 1.5ºC. Will COP26 keep 1.5 degrees alive? Will it be the answer we're looking...
Canada’s Election 44 is now history. Justin Trudeau and the Liberals did not get what they wanted but instead got what they deserved, another minority. Seeking to capitalize on his handling of the coronavirus crisis, Trudeau’s obvious power grab...
The debate over what makes up a strong climate plan has been a key issue for Canadians  during the campaign leading up to the September 20th federal election. And it will continue to be on the front burner as...
Canada on Fire action day was a huge success as thousands of Canadians in over 60 communities rallied and marched to send a "code red" message to politicians ahead of the election — we're in a climate emergency, start acting...
"The Liberals have mastered the art of changeless change," says Martin Lukacs in his Justin Trudeau's Secret Playbook video. "It's actually part of a calculated and dangerous strategy and the secret to Trudeau's success." He calls the playbook The...
Canadians need to elect bold climate leaders in this election. It's time to sound the climate emergency alarm in every riding across Canada. Not only is the world witnessing a summer of extreme weather events—including right here at home—but...
The latest IPCC climate change report is “code red for humanity” says UN Secretary General. The sobering report “shines a harsh spotlight on governments dithering in the face of mounting evidence that climate change is an existential threat,” according...
Canada’s recent heat records, wildfires and over 450 deaths are the tip of a quickly melting iceberg. Around the same time, a leaked IPCC draft report warned of just how close we are to a cascading failure of our precious...
Justin Trudeau is not a climate leader. Beyond the thin veneer of progressive climate action lies a fossil-fuel dependency that is 'a clear and present danger' for all Canadians.  Decoding Trudeau's climate agenda exposes the grim reality that the...
Unprecedented heatwaves and devastating wildfires are sweeping the country. Canada is on fire because of the climate crisis. We cannot allow this to become the new normal. With enough courage from our political leaders, we can change course. But...