Peter Nix

Peter is a retired consultant and environmental scientist.  His former clients included many of Alberta's tar sands corporations.  Recognizing the threat from burning fossil fuels, he retired early to Vancouver Island where he pursues an alternative life journey as Cowichan Carbon Buster and community activist.

An Afghan story from a Greek refugee camp

While visiting an Afghan refugee family in their tent in Greece, my wife and  I came to understand the particular plight of families fleeing the chaos and violence in Afghanistan.   Canada...
Syrian refugees, refugee crisis,

Facing the refugee and climate crisis at a train station in Austria

Instead of acting like a reluctant government official, I become more engaged, more aware. Too much caution in the face of this crisis could hurt innocent families.