Nov 14, 2017
Photo: Emma Gilchrist, DeSmog Canada/Flickr

Site C exposes economic folly of flooding farmland

David Suzuki
A long-held belief that big hydro projects are the most economically sustainable energy options is fast losing support as renewable energy costs plummet and projects multiply worldwide.
Nov 10, 2017
Photo: Brennan Schnell/Wikimedia Commons

Roger Waters talks about Palestine, peace, and joy

Martha Roth
Report on October 26 public meeting in Vancouver with singer/songwriter Roger Waters, organized by Independent Jewish Voices-Vancouver and local Palestine solidarity groups
Oct 4, 2017
 Image: Vimeo/NFB/marketing

"Unarmed Verses" sees potential blooming amid precarity

Doreen Nicoll
Charles Officer's 2016 documentary, "Unarmed Verses," chronicles the life of Francine Valentine, her family and community at a time when urban revitalization threatens their already tenuous survival.
Aug 16, 2017
Image: Flickr/U.S. Department of Agriculture

Wildfires are a climate change wake-up call

David Suzuki
Climate change doesn't necessarily start fires -- lightning, unattended campfires, carelessly tossed cigarette butts and sparks are major causes -- but it creates conditions for more and larger fires.


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