• How To Fight Climate Change: Take The Government To Court

    15 days ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Jacqueline Wilson is hyperaware of the growing frustration among young people and members of First Nations. A lawyer with the legal aid clinic Canadian Environmental Law Association, she has watched over the past five years as they've tried everything to get government leaders and policy-makers to scale up climate action. They've signed petitions. They've attended committee meetings. They've started social media movements, and even taken to the streets to protest. Nothing has worked.
    Wilson's clients are disproportionately impacted by the climate crisis, suffering its most severe effects...
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  • How To Fight Climate Change: Support A Green Charity

    How To Fight Climate Change: Support A Green Charity

    15 days ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    While nearly all Canadians agree that climate change is a serious issue-91 percent of us, according to one recent survey-that hasn't translated into financial contributions. Bri Trypuc, a veteran philanthropic adviser in Toronto, found that only two percent of Canadians' total charitable giving goes toward saving the planet. There are so many charities and projects competing for your attention that it can make your head spin-or make you tune out.
    To find an organization that matters to you, ask yourself why you want to give and what you want to achieve. Maybe you have a personal connection...
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