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 visit ignites passion in Albertans

Police estimate 4,000 people attended two rallies in downtown Edmonton Friday as Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg visited the city. While the gatherings were mostly peaceful, as Breanna-Karstens-Smith explains, the passion from both sides was intense.

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” ) {…

Swedish climate activist speaks at Edmonton rally: ‘We need to start treating this crisis as a crisis’

October 18 2019 3:47pm Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg spoke at a rally in Edmonton, where she said the climate crisis needs to be treated as a crisis. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg joins Edmonton climate rally

October 18 2019 2:45pm Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg marches alongside other climate advocates at a march in Edmonton Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var…

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…