It's been bugging me that no thread has been started here on this. Things developed quickly and I think those of who would have posted were busy following it on other media. This is just an explanation for a lack of chronology for people who may read back on this at some other time.
Rabble has been covering it. Here's one of the first articles.
And a recent one by David Suzuki:
Weirdly, no comments on either.