environment

climate change

Framing Climate Change as a 'National Security Threat' Is Dangerous

Understanding climate change as a national security threat putting “military readiness” at risk postures refugees as a threat and the U.S. military as threatened.
Caroline Haskins
4 days ago
some like it hot

These Climate Change Arguments Need to Die

Recent climate protests have been met with a wave of dangerous cynicism that needs to be defeated.
Joe Sandler Clarke
5.15.19
environment

Greenpeace Slams Tim Hortons' New Recyclable Coffee Lids

Environmental group says another single-use plastic is not a solution, Canada's largest coffee chain will remain huge corporate polluter.
Anne Gaviola
5.14.19
Space

Jeff Bezos Is a Post-Earth Capitalist

Bezos admits that the limitless growth that made him the world's richest man is incompatible with a habitable Earth.
Caroline Haskins
5.13.19
climate change

Teen Girls Are the Best at Convincing Parents That Climate Change Is Real, Study Finds

Research suggests kids aged 10 and 14 can counter deeply-held beliefs and apathy about environmental issues.
Anne Gaviola
5.8.19
News

Saskatchewan Court Upholds Justin Trudeau's Carbon Tax

It’s the first in a series of cases that will likely go to the Supreme Court as conservative provinces fight the federal Liberal government.
Hilary Beaumont
5.3.19
environment

The Four Most Important Things You Can Do For The Environment

Industry isn’t doing its part to combat climate change, but you can make small, positive steps towards helping the planet.
Anne Gaviola
5.2.19
environment

Canadian Teens Told Us Why They’re Striking Over Climate Change

Some of them are voting in Canada’s fall election
Hilary Beaumont
5.2.19
politics

What the Left Can Learn from Extinction Rebellion

There are plenty of criticisms to be made of XR, but how can the wider left build on the movement's successes?
Chris Saltmarsh
5.1.19
environment

Biodegradable Plastic Bags Aren’t Better For The Environment

New research warns against choosing plastic marketed as a 'green' choice.
Anne Gaviola
4.30.19
News

Canadian Oil Companies Might Be Emitting Way More Than Reported

A new study suggests oil sands carbon emissions could be as much as 64 percent higher.
Hilary Beaumont
4.23.19
Save Yourselves

A Week of Extinction Rebellion's London Shutdown, in Photos

As we enter the second week of XR demonstrations, let's have a quick recap of the last seven days.
VICE Staff
4.23.19
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