Public opinion on climate change and the need to protect our environment is shifting and politicians who ignore this issue do so at their own peril. There is a political risk with falling short on climate and the environment...
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...
I'm pleased to welcome Cam Fenton as a contributor to BoomerWarrior. Cam works as the Canadian Tar Sands Organizer with 350.org. His work is featured on The Blog - HuffPost Canada. As Canada moves into its 2015 election year, Energy East will...
In a recent (May 16) piece written for the Citizens' Climate Lobby (Canada), James Hansen compares two carbon pricing mechanisms: Cap and Trade and Carbon Fee and Dividend. He believes that Canada is well poised to become a world carbon...
This post consists of excerpts from Earth Calling, a book co-authored by Ellen Gunter and Ted Carter. I met Ellen in Chicago in August of 2013. We were among some 1,500 participants attending the Climate Reality Project leadership training provided by...
For decades now, adult activists, adult environmentalists and adult scientists have been trying to move climate change to the top of the world agenda. But we have met with limited success. And for decades, adult world leaders and adult politicians...
A recent report out of the U.K.—This Is a Crisis: Facing Up to the Age of Environmental Breakdown—argues that humanity needs “three shifts in understanding across political and policy communities: the scale and pace of environmental breakdown, the implications...
We are pleased to feature this post by Harriet Sugarman who is the Executive Director of ClimateMama. As collaborating climate action partners, Below2°C and ClimateMama occasionally cross-post material from each other's site. In this post, Harriet writes about her experience...
This is the eleventh blog and final blog for 2012 in a weekly series on how sustainability can save business. It appeared on Tuesdays, and will commence again in 2013. Our first blog, How Sustainability Can Save Business, reframes the common...
I've just registered for Denial101x, an online course aimed at giving me more effective tools to fight deniers wherever they are. I'm a Climate Activist whose knowledge of climate science is sound and unequivocal. It's clear to me that...