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True leaders work for us, not the fossil fuel industry

True leaders work for us, not the fossil fuel industry By David Suzuki Some politicians believe protecting a sunset industry’s interests is more important than looking...

We must reverse biodiversity loss to save ourselves

We must reverse biodiversity loss to save ourselves By David Suzuki We should appreciate nature for its own sake. After all, we’re part of it. We...

Government support for electric vehicles drives down emissions

Government support for electric vehicles drives down emissions By David Suzuki Electric vehicles won’t save us from runaway climate change, but they’re part of the solution,...

Stop fiddling while the planet burns

Stop fiddling while the planet burns By David Suzuki Will someone please tell me what the hell is going on? Last October, the Intergovernmental Panel on...

What do we do when the cathedral burns?

What do we do when the cathedral burns? By David Suzuki When Paris’s Notre Dame caught fire on April 15, the flames threatened more than eight...

When does plant and animal species loss become a societal crisis?

When does plant and animal species loss become a societal crisis? By David Suzuki It’s heartening, in the midst of the human-caused sixth mass extinction, to...

Rapid warming deserves more than a lukewarm response

Rapid warming deserves more than a lukewarm response By David Suzuki Another week, another dramatic warning from scientists — met with shrugs all around. This time,...

As fracking booms, report finds we know little about impacts

As fracking booms, report finds we know little about impacts By David Suzuki Earthquakes, methane emissions, scarred landscapes, water depletion and contamination are just a few...

Children are fighting for their future. We must support them.

Children are fighting for their future. We must support them. By David Suzuki “And a little child shall lead them.” – Isaiah 11:6 At 16, Greta Thunberg...

Cities hold the key to reversing bee decline

Cities hold the key to reversing bee decline By David Suzuki If there’s one thing bees and many city dwellers have in common, it’s a love...