Green win in Nanaimo could signal climate action at forefront of federal election

Tuesday, May 07, 2019
Spice Radio

Climate Campaigner Peter McCartney talks about how BC voters sent a message that Canadians are deeply concerned about climate action and actions to stop biodiversity loss and that these issues will be at the forefront of October's federal election campaign. 

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Photo: Marco Verch Professional Photographer and Speaker, Flickr
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Approximately 25 people stood outside MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard’s office earlier this year, asking government to impose a moratorium on old-growth forest logging. Photo by Jolene Rudisuela
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