I'm pleased to welcome Mike Schreiner as a contributor to BoomerWarrior.Org. Mike is the leader of the Green Party of Ontario which promotes a prosperous green economy, sustainable communities and the health and well being of all Ontarians. (Rolly Montpellier~Editor,...
Mark Reynolds is the Executive Director of Citizens’ Climate Lobby. As a member of Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada, I'm pleased to feature Mark's work on BoomerWarrior. The article was previously posted on the CCL Blog. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor, BoomerWarrior). In the...
“Starting next year, it will no longer be free to pollute anywhere in Canada.” With these few words, Prime Minister Trudeau is setting a new course for carbon pricing in Canada. “Canadians know that polluting isn’t free," adds Catherine McKenna...
In 2009, G20 leaders pledged to phase-out fossil fuel subsidies. But the information presented in the 2015 OIC (Oil Change International) report, Empty Promises: G20 susidies to oil, gas and coal production, is evidence of the continuing gap between promises and reality....
Public opinion on climate change has shifted. Politicians who continue to ignore this issue do so at their own peril. In this post-Paris Agreement era, the climate and the ballot booth must go together. The climate may very well...
Reversing the damage done to Canada's environmental reputation will not happen overnight. After nearly a decade of Stephen Harper's abysmal environmental record at home and a shameful performance at international climate talks, the restoration of Canada as an environmental...
Canada is at a crossroads. There is a growing consensus that we must get to a 100% clean energy economy by 2050 in order to stop the worst impacts of climate change. But we are caught between a rock and a...
The material in this article is sourced from the ActOnClimate website. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor for BoomerWarrior). On April 14th the heads of Canada’s provinces and territories will meet in Quebec City. Climate change will be the only item on...
The following open letter to the Trudeau Government is important for five reasons: Members of Parliament (MPs) have asked for it; Open letters are an effective tool in the democratic process; Now is a good time to help shape...
Climate alarm bells should be going off in every country, every city, every household. We are losing ground as we struggle to fight climate change and global warming. The climate action trends witnessed in 2016 are both unsettling and ominous. Without...