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A People’s Climate Plan for All Canadians

A People’s Climate Plan for All Canadians

I’m working to hold my Member of Parliament and our government accountable to the people. We Canadians want a people’s climate plan — crafted and supported by us, the citizens and voters —  and not a plan that yields to fossil fuel sector lobbyists and CEOs. The Trudeau government will put forward a new national climate […]

Standing Shoulder to Shoulder – the Overpopulation Crisis

Standing Shoulder to Shoulder – the Overpopulation Crisis

The problems of overpopulation, overdevelopment and overshoot continue to be largely ignored in discussions about global climate action.  As a ‘book champion’, ‘campaign activist’ and ‘campaign friend’ of the Global Population Speakout network,  I’m pleased to share the following excerpts and resources showing that we are literally standing shoulder to shoulder in many areas of our world. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Managing Editor, […]

Spiraling Toward 2°C

Spiraling Toward 2°C

We are spiraling toward 2°C. As a Climate Reality Leader (Chicago2013), I’m pleased to feature this resource from the Climate Reality blog. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor for BoomerWarrior). The steady rise of Earth’s temperature as greenhouse gases accumulate in the atmosphere and trap more and more heat is sending the planet spiraling closer to the […]

Canada Might Provide the Spark for Carbon Fee and Dividend

Canada Might Provide the Spark for Carbon Fee and Dividend

In a recent (May 16) piece written for the Citizens’ Climate Lobby (Canada), James Hansen compares two carbon pricing mechanisms: Cap and Trade and Carbon Fee and Dividend. He believes that Canada is well poised to become a world carbon pricing leader and that Canada might provide the spark for Carbon Fee and Dividend on a […]

I’m a Climate Activist Because of An Inconvenient Truth

I’m a Climate Activist Because of An Inconvenient Truth

The release of An Inconvenient Truth is 2006 would change my life. As I watched in horror how climate change would impact future generations, I just knew that I must do something about it. I could not just stand by and let this happen. My first grandchild was only one year old.  And there were […]