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Greta Thunberg’s address to the UN

This is all wrong. I shouldn’t be standing here. I should be back in school on the other side of the ocean. Yet you all come to me for hope?…

Vancouver climate strike

– Ana Arciniega photo – On September 27, 2019 100 thousand people of all ages met at Vancouver City Hall crossed the Cambie Bridge and joined 7 million worldwide. Tim…

Connecting through dreams

– by Bei Linda Tang – Dreams offer glimpses into our inner worlds, and reflect our deepest feelings, emotions, and desires. While it’s empowering to gain personal insight and take…

Specious monikers & famous fossils

The extinct trilobite, go-to genus for rock ‘n’ roll fossils – by Geoff Olson – The late British marine biologist Alister Hardy was once asked how many things were named…

Climate crisis also an opportunity

– by Peter G. Prontzos – Political Ecology: System Change Not Climate Change Dimitrios Roussopoulos Black Rose Books, 2019 When more than 97 percent of meteorologists, the federal Conservative party,…

A turning point

– by Elizabeth May – There comes a time when it becomes evident that society is at a turning point. The climate strikes in Canada – part of a massive…

For Barb

– by John Taylor (her spouse) – Since Barb’s passing in the Hospice up at UBC, of pancreatic cancer, I have received so many cards and letters of support for…