This past month, I had the honour of joining hundreds of individuals from all across Turtle Island to stand in solidarity with First Nations communities near Fort McMurray for the fifth and final Healing Walk. The event brings Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities together to focus on healing the land, water, and people from the severe impacts [...]
This fall, PowerShift BC will be bringing together hundreds of youth from across BC for a three day summit in Victoria to kickstart the next phase of the climate justice movement.
Want to be a part of making it happen?
We’re looking for 3 inspiring, up and coming young organizers to join our organizing team a[...]
Position: PowerShift BC Coordinator
Location: Victoria or Vancouver BC
Salary rate: $17/hr, 30hrs/week (hours increasing closer to PowerShift)
Duration: 18 Weeks
Closing date for applications: Rolling until hired
Start date: ASAP
In October 2009 and 2012, hundreds of youth came together in Ottawa, ON for PowerShift Cana[...]
Originally in the Huffington Post
Last summer, 350.org founder Bill McKibben wrote an article for Rolling Stone called "Global Warming's Terrifying New Math." The piece, based on research from the Carbon Track Initiative and backed up by the World Bank and International Energy Agency, laid out three numbers at the heart of the climate crisis[...]