While many U.S. states and Ontario are working to ban microbeads, Canada’s federal government has yet to make a move.
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With oil prices plunging to below $50, the consequences of a petro-fuelled economy are hitting home.
Will we take advantage of clean energy and conservation or remain stuck in the old way of just blindly burning our way through?
More than half the world’s nations already recognize environmental rights. It’s time for Canada to live up to its values and join this growing global movement.
Building the Site C Dam and flooding the Peace Valley would be a tragedy for First Nations, agriculture and the environment.
If we want to protect our health, our children’s and grandchildren’s health, and the natural systems that keep us alive, we must act now.
It’s time to shift attention from those who sow doubt and confusion, to those who want to address a real, serious problem.
A now-famous 1972 photo of Earth taken by Apollo 17 astronauts from 45,000 kilometres away became known as "the blue marble". The late scientist Carl Sagan described a 1990 picture…
Pitting the natural environment against the human-invented economy and placing higher value on the latter is foolish.
The scientific evidence is overwhelming: climate change is here, and unless we curb behaviours that contribute to it, it will get worse.