Mar 13, 2018
Cape Town, South Africa. Image: Bobby Bradley/Flickr

Lessons from Cape Town's water crisis

David Suzuki
World Water Day on March 22 reminds us that as the human population continues to grow, putting greater demand on all resources, and as climate change exacerbates drought, we can't be complacent.
Jun 1, 2015

Forget shorter showers

Derrick Jensen says that applying personal lifestyle solutions to the world's critical environmental threats is insignificant in the face of the problem. He says the only answer is collective action.
Mar 31, 2015
Photo: kiler129/flickr

Water is life; we can't afford to waste it

David Suzuki
Getting a handle on water management and conservation concerns us all. It's also about social justice, as the poor feel the brunt of negative impacts from water pollution and shortages.
Sep 30, 2014

Site C proposal puts treaty commitments to the test

David Suzuki
In standing up for the Peace Valley and saying no to the Site C Dam, Treaty 8 First Nations are acting not only on their own behalf, but also for other Canadians, including local farming communities.
May 6, 2014

You might be allergic to global warming

David Suzuki
When it's not causing drought, climate change can be good for plants, increasing growing seasons and pollen production. That's not good news for people with allergies.


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