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Avoiding climate chaos means zeroing in on emissions

Avoiding climate chaos means zeroing in on emissions By David Suzuki. We’re caught in a bad cycle. Global greenhouse gas emissions are still rising, causing more...

Women’s rights offer best solution to world’s woes

Women’s rights offer best solution to world’s woes By David Suzuki. What’s the top solution for resolving the human-caused climate crisis? According to Paul Hawken, it’s...

Canada has many reasons to celebrate World Oceans Day

Canada has many reasons to celebrate World Oceans Day By David Suzuki. Buried under a late-May news barrage, Canada’s government made small but important changes to...

Climate change and biodiversity should be top headline news

Climate change and biodiversity should be top headline news By David Suzuki. When the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a special report in October warning...

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...