Posts tagged Tzeporah Berman
Learn more about Burnaby Mountain and the Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion.

For the past few weeks, Canada has drawn attention to the action and civil disobedience taking place at Burnaby Mountain, British Columbia. It's been weeks of bravery and courage from citizens as they protect their right to a healthy environment - one that doesn't risk polluting our waterways and doesn't ignore the municipally designated conservation area that Kinder Morgan plans to put the pipeline through.

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Talking activism, renewable energy, and organizing with British Columbia’s Sam Harrison.

At a very young age, Sam has proven his ability to empower and inspire others to engage in environmental projects. As an influential leader and organizer, Sam has encouraged youth across Canada to become involved in climate change issues and speak up for what the believe in. At the age of 17, Sam is on a path to a promising future and we are pleased to feature him as number 4 in our Top 25 Environmentalists Under 25 2014.

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The Reality of the Tar Sands with Tzeporah Berman.

At Beyond Green I attended a workshop by Tzeporah Berman in conjunction with the Tar Sands Solution Network. The workshop focused on the reality of the Alberta tar sands, in particular petro-state politics and environmental degradation. Berman’s encouragement to resist tar sand production resonated with many of the attendees and provided inspiration for future action. This article focuses on the importance of civil engagement and highlights some eye-opening facts about the tar sands.

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