What’s not to hate about a tax? You’ve likely heard a friend, Andrew Scheer, or that livid MAGA guy on Facebook (hi Ben!) ranting about it pretty convincingly. You’ve likely heard the classic inflammatory one-liners enough times now that you could repeat them confidently at any dinner party, ”that damn Carbon tax! What a scam. Greedy politicians are screwin’ the middle class” But… do you REALLY have reason to hate the Carbon tax? Do you really know what it’s all about?Read More
A couple days ago, beloved actor and environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio won his first Academy Award, and used a generous portion of his 90 second speech to remind the world that climate change is an urgent matter that demands our immediate attention. Considering his lavish lifestyle and private jet-setting, is he a hypocrite? Does it really matter?Read More
There seems to be new studies popping up almost daily that support the near-catastrophic environmental consequences of consuming farmed beef. For many years now, it has been agreed that agriculture is a major driver of climate change, but new studies are beginning to specify just HOW huge this impact is, and calling out the greatest offender of all - beef. So why are so many people still eating beef, and what is the best way to start to reduce your beef intake?
The holiday season is upon us, which translates for many of us to: colourful lights, gift exchanges, time with loved ones and, arguably most importantly... excessive delicious food! While nobody is complaining about the increase of feasting during the holidays, attention should be paid to the potential for needless waste.
Check out these simple tips to help avoid food waste:Read More
Large oil company Exxon not practicing what they preach in terms of climate change validation, simultaneously denying climate change while factoring shrinking ice-caps into their oil-drilling Arctic expeditions.Read More
We've all heard statistics that climate change is significant enough to call for immediate sustainability changes, but what's up with nay-sayers and those who claim that this issue isn't as pressing of an issue as we think?Read More