Blog Action Day: We Need a Sea-Change

October 15, 2010, is Blog Action Day.  The world’s bloggers are uniting by each posting today on a set topic of global relevance.  This year, the topic is water.  Water can devastate through abundance and through scarcity.  The millions of families who lost their homes and loved ones in the recent floods that swept across Pakistan, and …

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10/10/10 Wrap-Up

October 10, 2010 was the Global Work Party: A Day To Celebrate Climate Solutions, coordinated by www.350.org.  Over 7,000 communities in 188 countries united by participating in locally-organized, grassroots climate change projects.  ForOurGrandchildren was amongst them (see the below post to learn more about our simple, very accessible project).  Please click the image below to …

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10/10/10

The below is a letter from Anthony Ketchum, Mary Ketchum, and Sandi Trillo to local Torontonians.  This is an example of the type of demonstrations that ForOurGrandchildren endorse in support of the powerful 10/10/10 initiative of 350.org.  Visit their website now, or read on for full details, and please submit your comments for actions you would …

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A Dose of Climate Reality

9/15/2010, University of Toronto: A Conversation with Dr. James Hansen, Naomi Klein & Clayton Thomas-Muller On September 15, 2010, several of the leading minds on climate justice issues treated the Toronto public to a free event at which they shared their insights. The Science of Climate Change, by Dr. James Hansen Held at the MacMillan …

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Climate Change and Risk Management for International Transport

The UN Commission on Trade and Development and the UN Economic Commission for Europe recently circulated a study on climate change (the ECE study) that in its opening paragraphs makes this emphatic statement: “Compelling scientific evidence and a better understanding of the potential economic impacts of climate change have moved the issue to the forefront …

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