Sep 21, 2021 / Climate Change Ontario / Yours To Protect

I went to the government’s meeting on Highway 413 - so you don’t have to 

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation is hosting a Community Engagement Webinar on September 29th about the proposed Highway 413. You don’t need to go….Read More

Jun 17, 2021 / Climate Change

Car Wars: SUVs vs EVs (A new hope?)

If you’re someone who gets charged up about electric vehicles (EVs), it’s an exciting time. It seems that a new announcement is made practically…Read More

Apr 12, 2021 / Yours To Protect

Say NO to another hole in the Niagara Escarpment!

The Niagara Escarpment, that cliff-like face that runs through Ontario from Niagara Falls up through the Bruce Peninsula and Manitoulin Island, is one of…Read More

Mar 26, 2021 / Climate Change / Climate Change Ontario

A big victory on climate – but we’re far from done

This week, Canadians won an important victory on the climate front when the Supreme Court ruled in favour of the federal government and affirmed…Read More

Nov 20, 2020 / Clean Economy / Climate Change / Transition

Three ways the oil industry has been gaslighting you this week

The oil industry has been working hard lately to appear as though they really care about climate change. It’s a sham. These statements just…Read More

Oct 27, 2020 / Clean Economy

How to talk to your friends and family about the oil industry - part 1

For many of us the oil industry is one of those big divisive subjects that you just avoid like the plague for the sake…Read More

Sep 29, 2020 / Climate Change / Transition

Here’s why Shell should quit CAPP, the Canadian oil lobby

Ever heard of CAPP, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers? You’d be forgiven for saying no. And yet this organization is single-handedly the biggest…Read More

Sep 03, 2020 / Livable Communities

Good news for a change for endangered species and sensitive ecosystems

2020 will be one for the books. Watching a nightly newscast is like watching a movie trailer about a dystopian future, though it’s actually…Read More

Jun 24, 2020 / Movement Building

How we build a green and just recovery for Canada

As we chart our post-COVID future the Canadian government will have to help the economy recover from the fallout caused by the COVID-19 pandemic….Read More

May 20, 2020 / Livable Communities

Don’t let sprawl developers pave over the Carruthers Creek headwaters

Developers want to pave over a sensitive ecological area and prime farmland in Durham Region. We need to stop it.  The area in question…Read More