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Earthly Delights: Other-Worldly
New vs old in Birds of Passage; an easy look at a killer...
Your numerology cycles March 16–31
Red on red at Vimy Ridge
Butoh on the brink of The Singularity
Watching that new female super hero, more women in film and...
À la recherche de Mom perdue
"Come from Away" comes home via BAC
"39 Steps" -- farce and frisson
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
Jan 11th, 2015
President Obama the last hurdle stopping Keystone XL
All eyes are on U.S. President Barack Obama, now that the Republican-dominatedHouse of Representatives voted 266-153 to approve the Keystone XL pipeline. And in a split...
Jan 9th, 2015
Tar sands make international headlines again, for all the wrong reasons: op-ed
Canada has made international headlines again—and again for all the wrong reasons. It's a pattern that's becoming disconcertingly familiar. A study published on January 8 in the prestigious...
Jan 9th, 2015
Naomi Klein on fracking, Indigenous rights and Canada's federal election
Naomi Klein's book This Changes Everything, synthesizes much that environmentalists have been warning about the social, environmental, political consequences of climate change. Her thesis...
Dec 26th, 2014
"The New Creation Story" by Andrew Beath a powerful read on ecological consciousness
A dense, information-rich book, Andrew Beath's The New Creation Story is well worth reading for people who are interested in the large scale shift that civilization is undergoing today as a...
Dec 14th, 2014
Who exactly is crazy here, Mr. Harper?
Here in Lima, Peru at the United Nations climate change talks, I am watching negotiators from impacted countries like the Philippines working earnestly on a new agreement to reduce global climate...
Dec 10th, 2014
Doctors see health and hope in Burnaby Mountain protests
Remarkably, our patients have recently been putting on a clinic on climate and community health in the most unlikely of locations-- up Burnaby Mountain.
Dr. Courtney Howard
Dr. Vanessa Brcic
Dec 5th, 2014
A taste of Burnaby Mountain: mud, climate change, and history in the making
Each day the protest Burnaby Mountain recreates itself. There are consistencies: deep mud, moments of confusion, courage, grace, tears in the eyes and a sense that history is being made.
Nov 27th, 2014
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...
Nov 26th, 2014
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
Oct 26th, 2014