Youths file lawsuit with Federal Court calling Ottawa to develop climate plan

A young plaintiff in a lawsuit against the federal government says she has suffered the debilitating consequences of Lyme disease because climate change has expanded the habitat of disease-carrying ticks. Sierra Robinson of Vancouver Island is one of 15 young…

Greta Thunberg visits receding Athabasca Glacier

October 24 2019 8:24pm Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg went on a glacier walk with Canadian researcher and professor Dr. John Pomeroy. Jayme Doll reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” )…

Climate change activist Greta Thunberg visits Athabasca Glacier on way to Vancouver

Climate change activist Greta Thunberg has visited a glacier in Jasper National Park on her way to Vancouver to attend a climate rally. In a tweet to her followers, the Swedish teenager thanked scientist John Pomeroy of the University of…

Man who defaced Thunberg mural in Edmonton says he wasn’t ‘taking shots at Greta’

A man says he defaced a mural of teenage Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg because he wanted to take a stand peacefully and the artist who created it says he doesn’t mind. James Bagnall says he wrote “stop the lies”…

Greta Thunberg mural in Edmonton defaced 2 days after being created

Posted October 20, 2019 7:23 pm Updated October 20, 2019 7:25 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A mural of climate activist Greta Thunberg painted by an Edmonton artist has been…

Greta Thunberg meets with First Nations in Fort McMurray, shoots documentary

Posted October 20, 2019 12:52 pm Updated October 20, 2019 1:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Following Greta Thunberg’s very publicized visit to Edmonton on Friday, the young Swedish activist…

Greta Thunberg’s Alberta visit igniting further discussion on climate change

“We are not doing this because we want to. We aren’t doing it because it’s fun.” Those series of words from 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg elicited thunderous applause and shouts from the crowd gathered at the Alberta legislature…

Greta Thunberg delivers speech at Alberta legislature in Edmonton

October 18 2019 4:05pm Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg delivered remarks at the Alberta legislature in Edmonton during a climate march on Friday. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) {…

Calgary climate activists board buses for Edmonton climate change rally

About 80 Calgary climate change activists boarded two buses at North Hill Centre on Friday for a three-hour ride to join 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg for a march and rally at the Alberta Legislature. Ten-year-old Teo Lee-Tibbals, travelling with…