This post is a reproduction of Citizens’ Climate Lobby’s Media Packet in response to the recent Pope Francis encyclical “On… • Read More »

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Join Bill McKibben and Naomi Klein at the March for Jobs, Justice and the Climate

Join Bill McKibben and Naomi Klein at the March for Jobs, Justice and the Climate

Something is happening in Canada. A new climate movement is gaining momentum during a crucial election year. Change is coming! Come and be a part of it. Bill Mckibben and Naomi Klein will be at the March for Jobs, Justice and the Climate on Sunday July 5 in Toronto. And I’m joining them! Will you […]

Harper’s Decarbonization Rhetoric is Hollow, Dishonest and Politically Cheap

Harper’s Decarbonization Rhetoric is Hollow, Dishonest and Politically Cheap

Stephen Harper [recently] made headlines for joining other G7 leaders in committing to “decarbonize” Canada’s economy by 2100. For a brief, flickering moment it seemed Canada’s Prime Minister had started to grasp the reality that tackling climate change means leaving fossil fuels in the ground. Predictably, Harper’s next move was to tell the world’s press that Canada […]

A New Climate Movement for Canada – #JobsJusticeClimate

A New Climate Movement for Canada – #JobsJusticeClimate

Canada’s new climate movement continues to build after the initial Quebec #ActOnClimate march. 350 Ottawa was there. On July 5, 350 Ottawa will again join thousands of people on a march for #JobsJusticeClimate on the streets of Toronto. The march will tell the story of a climate movement that works for people and the planet. We’ll be forming […]

Top Five Climate Messages of Pope Francis

Top Five Climate Messages of Pope Francis

The central message of Pope Francis’ latest encyclical letter on Climate and the Environment is “Care for our Common Home“. The letter is the foundation of the Pope’s mission on climate.   Mark Dunlea of the 350.Org Local Group Leaders has shared his summary of quotations from the Pope’s Encyclical Letter. The letter is a comprehensive overview of […]

Getting Rid of Fossil Fuels – Year One

Getting Rid of Fossil Fuels – Year One

Dale Marshall  is the National Energy Program Manager at Environmental Defence. I’m pleased to feature his article on BoomerWarrior ~ RMontpellier, Editor. The recent G7 meeting in Germany signaled the beginning of the end for the fossil fuel era, as G7 leaders committed their countries to the long-term goal of decarbonization. Decarbonization means the global economy no longer […]