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Blog
Nov 21, 2017
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Corporate influence inflames political cynicism

David Suzuki
Each of us has a responsibility to change the way we live to minimize our carbon footprint, but we need the folks we elect to step up and restore our confidence.
Blog
Jun 14, 2017
"If the climate were a bank, it would be saved," protest sign from the Women's March. Image: Wikimedia Commons/Mark Dixon

Trump is a pariah in the face of climate crisis

David Suzuki
If there's a bright side to Trump's decision, it's that climate change has received more serious media coverage than ever before, and people around the world have agreed to increase their efforts.
Blog
May 24, 2017

Oil and plastic are choking the planet

David Suzuki
It's one thing to argue over solutions, but to reject the need for them is suicidal. To claim people can't talk about climate change because they use fossil fuel-derived products is nonsensical.
Blog
Oct 12, 2016
Image: Wikimedia Commons/Eric Kounce

We can't dig our way out of the fossil fuels pit

David Suzuki
Most governments have committed to the Paris Agreement's goal of limiting global warming to two degrees above pre-industrial levels, with an aspirational goal of 1.5 degrees. We're nearing the latter.
Blog
Sep 28, 2016
Image: Flickr/Damián Bakarcic

Carbon dioxide: Pollutant or plant food?

David Suzuki
No matter what contradictory and easily debunked nonsense deniers spread, climate change is real, humans are contributing to it and it will be catastrophic if we do little or nothing to address it.
Blog
Sep 14, 2016

Airline emissions are flying too high

David Suzuki
If ICAO's 191 member nations fail to reach a strong aviation agreement in Montreal, it could undermine the world's ability to meet the Paris Agreement's climate goals.
Blog
Jul 26, 2016
Corn field

Will growing our fuels drive us to a cleaner future?

David Suzuki
Research into new types of biofuels is also important, but the massive amounts of land, biomass and water required to produce conventional biofuels mean they aren't a panacea.
Blog
Jul 20, 2016

Industrial damage threatens Blueberry River's way of life

David Suzuki
In much of the territory, which once supported healthy moose and caribou populations, it's difficult to walk half a kilometre before hitting a road, seismic line or other industrial infrastructure.
Blog
Jul 12, 2016
Photo: Ralph Arvesen/flickr

The future of hydro in a warming world

David Suzuki
Ironically, although hydropower is seen as an energy source that helps slow global warming, in many areas its viability is threatened by climate change.
Blog
Jun 28, 2016
Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center/flickr

Broken records define the climate crisis

David Suzuki
Despite overwhelming evidence for human-caused climate change, the fossil fuel industry continues to employ organizations to fool followers into believing the problem doesn't exist or isn't serious.

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