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Why I Lobby Members of Parliament

Why I Lobby Members of Parliament

I’m a climate activist. I spend hours every day working on climate issues – writing letters to editors, publishing posts on BoomerWarrior.Org and social media. As a member of Citizens’ Climate Lobby Canada, 350 Ottawa and Climate Reality Canada, I attend meetings, functions and organized events and protests. My goal is to reduce climate unawareness and […]

Climate Change Anxiety

Climate Change Anxiety

In this post, Nick Fillmore discusses the emergence of climate change anxiety. As people around the globe begin to encounter the truth about climate change — the anticipation of where the next climate-related disaster will hit and issues of personal safety and survival — medical experts are warning that we are “not even close to being prepared for […]

Now in the Era of Climate Consequences

Now in the Era of Climate Consequences

Our planet has entered a new era. The era of climate consequences is upon us. Climate-related events and extreme weather are dominating the news. The impacts of global warming are all around us – droughts, wildfires, floods, melting ice, rising sea levels, natural disasters. The landscape is irreversibly changing. Droughts: India endures the effects of one of the […]

Guidelines for Canada’s Carbon Pricing Policy

Guidelines for Canada’s Carbon Pricing Policy

Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) advocates for a national carbon pricing policy for Canada. The preferred pricing mechanism is Carbon Fee and Dividend. Fee and Dividend is revenue-neutral, politically astute, efficient and easy to administer. The following Laser Talk —  Guidelines for Canada’s Carbon Pricing Policy —  has been drafted to share with politicians and their office staff as […]

I’m Obsessed With Plankton

I’m Obsessed With Plankton

Plankton are a diverse group of organisms that provide a vital source of food to larger aquatic organisms such as fish and whales. In her article, Laura Tenenbaum says ” I’m obsessed with plankton, obsessed.” She explains why. (Rolly Montpellier~Editor for BoomerWarrior). Micrograph of phytoplankton. Image by the NOAA MESA Project, via the NOAA Photo Library. Every year […]