Climate Change

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Oxford alumni to ‘hand back degrees’ if university doesn’t divest

“I studied climate change at Oxford...I think it’s totally wrong that the university would remain invested in fossil fuels. It’s totally rubbish,” an Oxford alumna said Monday.
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Climate change "ban" threatens public safety

Florida Governor Rick Scott's alleged 'ban' on words like "climate change" might just be stifling the state's ability to prepare for extreme weather events, said Tristram Korten, the journalist who...
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Citizens battle Surrey coal exports in court

Kevin Washbrook argues that coal expansion poses huge health and climate risks for Canada without real benefit for locals.

Kill Bill C-51, choose courage, Canada: opinion

In my opinion, Bill C-51 is not a response to terror. This bill is "fear itself." Across Canada on March 14, Canadians will come out to show courage and strength and protest Bill C-51.
Green Majority launches Climate Cartoons

Green Majority launches "Climate Cartoons"

No matter your politics, young or old, this series is for you if you've ever wondered... What's the big deal with climate change?
Alanna Mitchell

PuSh Festival's "Sea Sick" a riveting tale about dying oceans

It's a huge shame that Alanna Mitchell's Sea Sick isn't playing on big screens around the world, as Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth once did. Her story about ocean acidification...
Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq and oil sands pollution

Harper government reacts to NASA's "hottest year on record" statement

Environment Minister's office defends the Harper government's record on fighting climate change, while slamming the Liberals' and NDP's "job-killing carbon tax."
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NASA confirms 2014 hottest on record

"It’s amazing how we continue to see more and more 'hottest years'," says Sierra Club of Canada's John Bennett
BC has cut fossil fuel use and maintained a strong economy

Canadians are ready for carbon pricing, politicians not so much: experts

Politicians remember all too well the lambasting Liberal Party leader Stephane Dion took in 2008 when he proposed a carbon price. But evidence shows that times have changed, and so has Canada.
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Open letter to President Obama: please veto the Keystone XL pipeline -- for future generations

There is no reason to allow the Keystone XL pipeline to go through, and there are many reasons to not. Vetoing it will be a gesture of support for future generations