Activism, Climate Justice

Post Durbin: Let’s Remember our Occupy Spirit

Here's a video to uplift you on your Friday. Let it also remind you that while politicians have there heads in the sand over climate change, the people have the power to create real change. We are the people who matter this year, but the truth is we are only starting to realize the power… Continue reading Post Durbin: Let’s Remember our Occupy Spirit

Book Review, Climate Justice, Uncategorized

TOO MANY PEOPLE? Book Launch November 6th

TOO MANY PEOPLE? Population, Immigration, and the Environmental Crisis By Ian Angus and Simon Butler TORONTO BOOK LAUNCH Featuring co-author Ian Angus and special guests Sunday, November 6 at 3pm Trinity-St. Paul's Centre 427 Bloor St W | TTC: Spadina Facebook: http://on.fb.me/qwF189 Resistance Press invites you to hear author, socialist and climate justice activist Ian Angus speak about his new book. Ian is editor of Climate and Capitalism, an online journal focusing… Continue reading TOO MANY PEOPLE? Book Launch November 6th

Climate Justice, environment, public education

National First Nations Women’s Speakers Tour on Tar Sands in #Toronto

Wednesday, October 27, 7pm - 9pm Sidney Smith Hall, room 2118 100 St. George Street University of Toronto, St. George Campus Featured Speakers: Eriel Tchekwie Deranger is a Dene from the Athbasca Chipewyan First Nation of Northern Alberta, Canada. Eriel is currently employed with the Rainforest Action Network as the Freedom From Oil Campaigner in… Continue reading National First Nations Women’s Speakers Tour on Tar Sands in #Toronto

Climate Justice, environment

Clearcut blamed in First Nation flooding

KINGCOME INLET — Clearcut logging and a receding glacier were pinpointed Tuesday as probable contributors to a devastating flood which swept through the remote First Nations community of Kingcome Inlet last month. Indian Affairs Minister John Duncan and First Nations leaders, who converged on the village to take a first hand look at the damage,… Continue reading Clearcut blamed in First Nation flooding

Climate Justice, environment, sustainability

Urge the Senate to support Bill #C-311

Canada is close to passing the Climate Change Accountability Act, but it’s under threat by Conservative Senators. Parliamentarians passed the Bill (C-311) in May. Now the Bill needs the support of 53 Senators. Of the 105 Senators, 52 are Conservative. The situation is precarious. Years of hard work to get the Act to this point… Continue reading Urge the Senate to support Bill #C-311

Climate Justice

#Climate Reality Event in #Toronto

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 3pm – 5pm, Private, student meeting at Centre for Global Change Science 5:30pm - 6:30pm SCIENCE PRESENTATION by Dr. James Hansen at the McMillan Theatre ( see above) 6:30pm - 7:00pm Intermission 7:00pm to 8:45pm CLIMATE REALITY: A CONVERSATION WITH DR. JAMES HANSEN, NAOMI KLEIN & CLAYTON THOMAS-MULLER -- Moderator: Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux… Continue reading #Climate Reality Event in #Toronto