As of July 1, 2020 stores in Japan will now charge for disposable plastic bags. While not yet a ban, it's a step in the right direction.
The Climate Emergency Requires Broad, Bold, Collective Action
Despite the marketing, it's not on you to solve the climate crisis. While your individual choices have value, we need collective action to transition to sustainability.
Time For Canada To Make the Leap to Renewables
With oil prices so dramatically low, the time is now for Canada to change its course and leave off the tar sands in favor of renewables.
How To Reach Out To Your Local Legislator in Japan
Describing my experience with contacting Tokyo legislators and encouraging them to declare a climate emergency.
The Sustainably Motivated Reading List
A recommended reading list of 25 amazing books to help increase your understanding of sustainability, climate change, & the green revolution.
Japan’s Struggle With Sustainability
Japan is so advanced in so many ways, yet it is painfully behind when it comes to discussing & implementing sustainability.
Germany Commits $60 Billion in New Climate Plan
Germany announced an updated Climate Plan, including an additional pledge of $60 billion dollars to fight climate change and reduce carbon emissions.
Global Climate Strike: Tokyo Edition (Round 2)
Many here in Tokyo came out to participate in the Global Climate Strike. Concerned citizens called for real climate action to address the climate emergency
Imagining A New Social Narrative
There are so many faults with our current socio-economic model. We can do better! A potential new narrative exists.
How To Discuss Climate Change: Insight From Maya Angelou
American poet & civil rights activist Maya Angelou shares her wisdom for tapping into our common humanity. It's vital to the climate movement.
Our House is on Fire!🔥
Climate activist Greta Thunberg offers a moving call to action, encouraging viewers to act on the climate crisis, and act quickly.
Highlights From COP24
Highlights from the latest UN summit on combating climate change. The good, the bad, and the dissatisfaction from the COP24 in Katowice, Poland.