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Leilani Farha

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Plus, readers write on Marxism versus happiness, why 420 still matters and Big Oil's climate change misinformation campaign Read more

Letters To The Editor

The annual ode to the places and spaces that make Toronto a wanderer’s dream heads up this week's trio of can't-miss political events Read more

News

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Greenpeace

Labour and environmental activists are rolling out a campaign next month to spur a country-wide movement away from fossil fuels, but Canada's big banks continue to invest heavily in the climate crisis. Read more

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Canadian expat Brett Story evocatively captures NYC and its boroughs in the throes of socioeconomic and political change Read more

Reviews

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Franmarie Metzler

Naomi Klein and the Leap are looking to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's proposed stimulus program as Canadians prepare to go to the polls Read more

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Greenpeace

We have graphic warning labels on cigarette packages, so why not labels on meat-based foods and other high carbon-emission products and services that are killing people? Read more

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Right Livelihood Award recipient heads up this week's trio of can't miss political events in the city, which includes Earth Hour tour of the astros at U of T and expert panel on housing featuring pioneering urban planner John van Nostrand at AGO Read more

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North America's biggest cities are refusing to pay the price for oil companies’ misbehaviour choosing instead to shift the costs of climate change from taxpayers to the corporations most responsible Read more

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Perry Shimon

Musicians like The Weather Station and Ansley Simpson are using their platforms to inspire change on an issue that's just getting more urgent. Read more

Features

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Courtesy of the artist

During a visit to Toronto, artist Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa summons the greater prairie-chicken and passenger pigeon to provoke a change in mindset Read more

Art & Design

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Richard Longley

But pressure to build more pipelines to develop tar sands crude is fuelling a political calamity between Alberta and the rest of the country Read more

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We're headed for an 80 per cent increase in greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture if global dietary trends continue to go unchecked Read more

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The post-truth politics that propelled Donald Trump and Doug Ford to office were invented in the climate wars Read more

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Photos By Sean Tamblyn

Efforts to rebuild the Toronto Islands after last year's flood highlight issues of global warming in the Big Smoke; plus, the deafening silence from U of T's academic community on Steve Bannon Read more

Letters To The Editor

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Photos By Sean Tamblyn

But as climate madness becomes the new normal, a political atmosphere of denial hangs over the city’s efforts to mitigate the effects of global warming Read more

News

Jennifer Baichwal, Edward Burtynsky and Nicholas de Pencier's documentary exploration of our new geological epoch gets trippy Read more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

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Lindsay Owen

With nearly 30 landing strips and roughly 40 permanent bases, tourism and growing interest in resource exploration is leading deeper into undiscovered pockets of the continent previously thought to be uninhabitable Read more

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That's the thing about conservatives like Ford – they talk a good came about respecting taxpayers and holding the bottom line, but they have no problem spending your money when it comes to scoring political points Read more

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Canadian-made documentary sidesteps the ugliness of human impact on the earth in favour of capturing nature's resilience Read more

Reviews

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    James Balog

    2.12.08 | Iceland/Svínafellsjökull Glacier An EIS team member provides scale in a massive landscape of crevasses on the Svínafellsjökull Glacier in Iceland.