Kanye West teases 2024 presidential bid — and a name change

Kanye West teases 2024 presidential bid — and a name change

Yeezus take the wheel! Kanye West is serious about becoming president of the United States. While speaking at the fifth annual Fast Company Innovation Festival in New York City on Thursday, the record-breaking rap artist talked up his political ambitions, business acumen and plans to change his name during a jaw-dropping panel discussion with Yeezy […]

Is population control the answer to fixing climate change?

Is population control the answer to fixing climate change?

Climate change has taken global centre stage in recent months following three reports by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change that paint a dire picture of the future should governments fail to take action on reducing greenhouse gas emissions. But when the discussion turns to modifying our behaviours in order to reduce CO2 emissions in order to keep the […]

Canadian youths to sue Ottawa over government's role in climate change

Canadian youths to sue Ottawa over government's role in climate change

Young Canadian activists are planning to sue the federal government over climate change, claiming Ottawa’s role in perpetuating the crisis violates their fundamental rights. The impending lawsuit from 15 youths across Canada will claim they have “suffered specific, individualized injuries” due to climate change, interfering with their constitutional rights to life, liberty and security of the person. “They each have compelling […]

Jane Fonda returns to civil disobedience for climate change

Jane Fonda returns to civil disobedience for climate change

Inspired by the climate activism of Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, actor Jane Fonda said Friday that she is returning to civil disobedience nearly a half-century after she was last arrested at a protest. Fonda, known for her opposition to the Vietnam War, was one of 17 climate protesters arrested Friday at the U.S. Capitol in […]

Federal leaders invoke Greta Thunberg to sell their own climate change plans

Federal leaders invoke Greta Thunberg to sell their own climate change plans

A day after an emotional Greta Thunberg lashed out at world leaders for their inaction on climate change, Canada’s federal party candidates couldn’t help but capitalize on the climate activist’s emotional address to sell their own strategies. Thunberg created quite a buzz following her appearance on Monday at the UN climate summit in New York. The 16-year-old Swede admonished heads of state, […]

How eliminating food waste can help the fight against climate change

How eliminating food waste can help the fight against climate change

There’s a strange smell coming from your kitchen, and you finally trace the scent to its point of origin: the fridge. You dig through reusable containers full of mouldy food, toss the wilting lettuce into the compost bin, and are too afraid to open the sour cream leftover from a nacho night held months ago, so you […]

A change in the weekend morning TV viewing habits awaits

A change in the weekend morning TV viewing habits awaits

Some dots, unconnected, to wrap up another week. – I don’t tend to do a lot on weekend mornings, loafing around easing into the day seems to be the order of the day these weeks but there is going to be a weird feeling to this week. I understand the Premier League kicks off tomorrow […]

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