A Salute to our Honourary Member, David Suzuki

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David Suzuki is one of the Honourary Members of For Our Grandchildren.  He is very conscious of the moral obligation his generation owes to future generations. He has written a book “Letters to my Grandchildren”.   We read an excerpt of one David’s letters in this forthcoming book soon to be published. In this excerpt Suzuki describes … Read more…

US Senate: Climate Change no longer a “hoax”

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In the various legislative manoeuvrings concerning Keystone XL before the US Houses of Congress, Democratic Senators moved an amendment to the bill approving this pipeline.   The amendment clause stated: “. . . climate change is real and is not a hoax.” The amendment was designed to put Republican Senators on the spot. For a number of … Read more…

The race to burn!

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How many research papers are necessary to prove the obvious?  Based on three decades of experience with climate change denial, an infinite amount of research is needed to conclude a spurious debate. In a recent research paper Dr Christophe McGlade, Research Associate at the UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources, identified the head-on inconsistency between government … Read more…

Council of the Federation to meet in Ottawa

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What is the Council of the Federation all about?  Right now the Council is the best hope for progress by Canada on the Climate Change Front. Here is our letter to Premier Kathleen Wynne of Ontario.  As a Provincial Premier she is a member of the Council.  She and Glen Murray, Ontario Minister of the Environment … Read more…

Canada and collapsing oil revenues.

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Canada’s bet on fossil fuels has been put in jeopardy by the plunging price of oil. Faced with declining demands, the Saudis decided to continue producing oil at then- current levels. In very little time the supply was far greater than world market demand, and the international price of oil fell sharply. The result is … Read more…