We are allowed to be critical when a person of power and influence dies. We CAN critique the climate of someone’s life and death and it not be disrespectful, because it’s important to understand the context within which someone’s life had an impact.

First, we must stop thinking in binary…


Veganuary is over and whether you tried it out or not, I want you to know that I will never tell you that you MUST be vegan. NEVER. Don’t get me wrong, there was a time I probably would have, but I’ve grown as I’ve learnt about food injustice and…


It’s started…The ‘New Year, New You’ slogans are out in full force.

For 2020, some resolution lists, courtesy of media outlets and corporations, are taking on a sustainability tinge, letting us know about all the tiny changes and swaps we can make in 2021 or else encouraging us to buy…


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When it comes to climate news, if something sounds too good to be true… it probably is. I know I sound like a pessimist, but billionaire philanthropy is being…


Shell, the world’s 7th largest polluter, asked the public what we were willing to change to prevent climate change… The internet clapped back.

It was glorious, thousands responded to call out yet another attempt at greenwashing from a fossil fuel giant. …


You know those days where you wake in a panic and the climate crisis is just there in your face EVERYWHERE you look. I’m talking about that feeling when a ton of bricks hits your psyche and you’re like ‘Jesus fucking Christ the world is fucked’ kind of panic.

I’m…


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Sir David, you might be a national treasure, but that shouldn’t stop us from holding you accountable.

Let me start by saying, your documentaries are integral to so many…


In Canada, recent climate action has called on Governments (provincial and federal) to commit to a green and just recovery, a movement that would bring justice to many. But, while I join in the push for a green and just recovery, climate justice is about more than just Canada…

Normal…


As an rabid reader, a lover of learning, and as an engaged activist that is vocally anti-capitalist, I find these guidelines downright terrifying.

Of course, free speech, fair electoral processes, and (true) democracy should be protected. Without a doubt, racism, antisemitism, and hate speech should not be tolerated. …


Definitions

📖 The enforcement or advocacy of strict obedience to authority at the expense of personal freedom. ⁠- Oxford Dictionary⁠

📖 A form of government with strong central power and limited political freedoms. — Professor Furio Cerutti⁠

📖 A strong central government that allows people a limited degree of political freedom. However, the…

Chelsea Webster

Activist and organizer with Greenpeace Vancouver. Writes about climate and social justice, fossil fuel fuckery, feminism and greenwashing.

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