A crowd gathered for the world's first Earth Day demonstration in 1970. Image: University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | With the planet's climate on a human-caused precipice, the numbers demanding change are far greater than in 1970, and the organizing is global, but the time is short.
Temporary bike lanes in Vancouver, British Columbia on April 12, 2020. Image: Dylan Passmore/Flickr
Joel Harden | With the same solidarity and collective action that we used to fight this virus, we can build a better future for everyone, and for the planet on which we all depend.
Image: Kevin Gill/Flickr
David Suzuki | Let's not fall back into the trap of trying to solve the great problems of this world with only half a brain. That's what got us out of balance and into trouble in the first place. 
Caribou. Image: Dean Biggins
Julie Cruikshank | Indigenous communities are disproportionately affected by climate change. But Indigenous stories also suggest a different way of thinking about the natural world.
Activist Toolkit
World Water Day, image by Albert Lozada, from Flickr
| The Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario has developed a set of tools for young students.
The Wetland Project - an acoustic exploration of a Saturna Island wetland
Victoria Fenner | Brady Marks and Mark Timmings talk about The Wetland Project, a series of arts events from a wetland on Saturna Island, B.C.
Tar Sands Healing Walk 2014. Photo by Allan Lissner
John Dillon | Canada, and not just Mexico, may be in for a rough ride when it renegotiates NAFTA with the United States. When it comes to fighting climate change, however, the ride will be rougher.
Photo: flickr/Angela Rutherford
Andrew Dilevics | As population and industries (not to mention corporate greed) continue to increase, the world's oceans are at risk. Here's what you can do today to help decrease ocean pollution.
Image: Wikimedia Commons
John Dilllon | How might Canadians celebrate Earth Day? My suggestion is that we all carefully read the Leap Manifesto: A Call for Canada Based on Caring for the Earth and One Another.
Jenny McQueen | Everyone can really make a difference every day, three times a day, whenever they eat. And if you like, you can make every day vegan challenge day.
rabble staff | Are you standing there with the fridge door open, wondering how to be vegan today? Well look no further than here for some recipe ideas.
John Dillon, Ecological Economy Coordinator at KAIROS
John Dillon | As I became more and more alarmed about the damage being done to ecosystems vital to life on this planet, I began to explore Indigenous peoples' teachings on respecting Mother Earth.