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Illustration by Barry Saxifrage c/o Canada's National Observer

Western Canada has a lot of explaining to do. Canada’s recently released greenhouse gas...

May 17, 2024
A picture of planet earth on fire; c/o

The Roman Empire fell more than 1,500 years ago, but its grip on the popular imagination is still...

November 2, 2023
Chief Allan Adam (left) from the Athabasca Fort Chipewyan First Nation chats with Grand Chief Serge Simon from the Mohawks of Kanesatake at a Special Chiefs Assembly in Gatineau, Que., on Dec. 8, 2016. Photo by Mike De Souza

Enough. It is time to do what Canada should have done decades ago and come down like a ton of...

March 11, 2023
Illustration by Caroline Orr for Canada's National Observer

Homegrown protesters who participated in Canada’s “Freedom Convoy” last year had no idea, but...

February 10, 2023

A 2018 report by William Lahey was supposed to serve as a sustainability roadmap for Nova Scotia’s...

December 2, 2021

Canada's continent-spanning forest used to remove massive amounts of CO2 from the air each year. It...

May 7, 2021