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David Suzuki: Oiling the machinery of climate change denial and transit opposition

David Suzuki: Oiling the machinery of climate change denial and transit opposition

Those who profit from our continued reliance on fossil fuels will do what they can to convince us to stay on their expensive, destructive road. It’s up to all of us to help change course.

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Transit funding will drive Canadian cities into the future

Transit funding will drive Canadian cities into the future

The Canadian experience is fast becoming focused on glass and concrete.

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David Suzuki: Canada is trading away its environmental rights

David Suzuki: Canada is trading away its environmental rights

A diversified economy and citizens’ right to a healthy environment are more important than short-term profits for multinational corporations.

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David Suzuki: Oil prices drop as global warming rises

David Suzuki: Oil prices drop as global warming rises

With oil prices plunging to below $50, the consequences of a petro-fuelled economy are hitting home.

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David Suzuki: Energy shift requires shift in conversation

David Suzuki: Energy shift requires shift in conversation

Our leaders need to stop focusing on short-term profits from fossil fuels and start engaging in serious conversations about our energy future.

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David Suzuki: Clean drinking water should be a human right in Canada

David Suzuki: Clean drinking water should be a human right in Canada

Canada is a wealthy country, but deplorable conditions still persist in hundreds of First Nations, Metis and Inuit communities.

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David Suzuki: IPCC report is clear and we must clean up our act

David Suzuki: IPCC report is clear and we must clean up our act

Will we take advantage of clean energy and conservation or remain stuck in the old way of just blindly burning our way through?

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More bad news for bees: The new “F” word

More bad news for bees: The new “F” word

Putting bees and ecosystem functioning at risk endangers us all. It’s time to find a better way.

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David Suzuki: Let’s slow down, for the sake of ourselves and our planet

David Suzuki: Let’s slow down, for the sake of ourselves and our planet

Let’s slow down, breathe, listen, look and feel. Only then will we understand our place in the world and what we must do to live well on this small blue dot spinning in an enormous universe.

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David Suzuki: Site C proposal puts treaty commitments to the test

David Suzuki: Site C proposal puts treaty commitments to the test

Building the Site C Dam and flooding the Peace Valley would be a tragedy for First Nations, agriculture and the environment.

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