environment

Canada Election 2019

Green Party Profile: Everything You Need to Know About Voting for Elizabeth May

The Green Party's ambitious platform puts the environment first. But some say the party still has blind spots.
Steven Zhou
2 days ago
climate change

What Would Happen If Canada Treated Climate Crisis Like War

A future government could start new Crown corporations, sell climate bonds, or even conscript young people to plant a billion trees.
Sarah Berman
2 days ago
tipping point

The Climate Movement Needs to Make Teens of Colour Feel More Welcome

When I joined the climate movement, I thought there would be swaths of students of colour like me. That wasn't the case.
Cynthia Leung
2 days ago
tipping point

Stop Asking People of Colour to Get Arrested to Protest Climate Change

Extinction Rebellion is overwhelmingly shaped by the concerns, priorities, and ideas of middle-class white people. If it doesn't tackle white supremacy, it doesn't serve us.
Tatiana Garavito
Nathan Thanki
4 days ago
tipping point

More People Are Falling Through the Arctic's Melting Ice Never to Be Seen Again

Five people in Alaska alone have slipped through the ice this year, spurring hunters to ditch snowmobiles for dog sleds.
Terri Hansen
9.16.19
environment

The Environmental Movement Needs to Reckon with Its Racist History

Because racism in environmentalism hasn’t gone away, and it’s holding the movement back.
Julian Brave NoiseCat
9.13.19
tipping point

Residents of a Siberian Town With Black Snow Are Pleading for Asylum in Canada

Residents of Kiselyovsk, the heart of Russia's coal-mining industry, are asking Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to accept them as environmental refugees. But they don't stand a chance.
Sarah Emerson
9.12.19
latin america

Climate Change Will Create 1.5 Billion Migrants by 2050 and We Have No Idea Where They'll Go

The climate crisis has already created millions of invisible refugees but under international law no country is obliged to take them in.
Izzie Ramirez
9.12.19
climate change

The Climate Is at a Tipping Point. We Need Stories From the Front Lines

The people affected first and worst by the climate crisis are often the least likely to have their stories told. With your help, Tipping Point aims to change that.
Natasha Grzincic
9.12.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

This Missouri Town Can Flood in Minutes. It's Begging the Government to Help.

Repeated flash floods in De Soto, Missouri, showcase the repercussions of disaster bureaucracy.
Arielle Duhaime-Ross
8.19.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Pigs Are Eating Las Vegas' Casino Leftovers and It's Saving the Damn Planet

Can Vegas ever be truly sustainable?
Valerie Kipnis
Agnes Walton
8.15.19
climate change

UN Says Humans Must Transform Our Diets and Land Use to Save the Planet

"For the first time, the world’s top scientists have confirmed what we have always known: respecting the land rights of Indigenous Peoples and local communities is an immediate and actionable climate change solution."
Terri Hansen
8.8.19
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