Climate Change

Ezra Levant at an anti-oil pipeline rally in Vancouver

VIDEO: Sun TV smears Preston Manning for believing in climate change

This won't end well. Sun TV fired first in what could be the beginning of a nasty civil war within Canada's conservative movement. Preston Manning, founding father of the modern conservative movement...
Loading ice at Nuuk Port and Harbour, Greenland Photo: Group Greenland

Artists melt massive Greenland ice chunks in climate protest

"We are now close to terminating the period of stable climate that served as the condition for civilisations to arise and flourish" - IceWatch artist
US Air Force pararescueman scans Texas after Hurricane Ike in 2008 - USAF photo

Canada should heed Pentagon’s climate change warnings: defence expert

The Pentagon report says that climate change is a “threat multiplier” that will amplify “climate aggravated flash points” around the world.
 Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner at UN Climate Summit with her husband and daughter

A Marshallese mother's powerful poem to her daughter moves people to tears at UN Climate Summit

Marshall Islands native Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner recited a poem in the form of a message to her infant daughter that won a standing ovation at the U.N. Climate Summit in New York.  An official U.N....
Leonardo DiCaprio at UN Climate summit

Leonardo DiCaprio tells leaders at UN to make history or be vilified by it: full text of speech

Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio, who marched with Canada's Indigenous leaders at the Peoples' Climate March in New York, gave a powerful speech at the UN Climate Summit.  Speaking as a "...
Photo of Flood Wall Street protests

BREAKING: rebirth of Occupy movement floods Wall Street to protest climate change

Thousands have descended on Wall Street to demand responsibility for corporations' role in global warming.

"This is what democracy looks like": 400,000 people hit the street for Peoples Climate March in New York

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon,  British primatologist Jane Goodall, actor Leonardo DiCaprio and author Naomi Klein were among 400,000 people who marched through New York City for the...
Photo of tree tree pest killing forests

Climate change devouring forest at alarming rate

A forest pest is doubling in size each year, expanding beyond its historic range and threatening to spread across the vast boreal forest, but it’s not the British Columbia mountain pine beetle.

Canadians get ready for historic environmental mobilization

Hundreds of Canadians will join tens of thousands of people in the streets of New York City next weekend for one of the largest climate change mobilizations in history. Renewable energy advocates of...
Swimming and climate change meet again

The Big Swim: Book titles, covers and more big swimming

The summer’s poetry lay in deciding on a cover and title for my climate book The Big Swim while planning a new “big swim” to raise money for a climate adaptation project.