ICYMI: Feb. 4-10
Your weekly roundup.
For Jacobin, I wrote about a recent academic study that found fossil fuel companies were undercounting tar sands pollution by anywhere from 1,900% to 6,300%, which I argue calls Canada’s entire industry-appeasing approach to combatting the climate crisis into disrepute.
I went on the Progress Report to talk about the worst things Jason Kenney did as a cabinet minister and premier.
I’ll be speaking and signing books at Audreys bookstore in downtown Edmonton at 2 p.m. today. During the week, I’m off to Calgary, Lethbridge and Red Deer. For people in Medicine Hat, Grande Prairie, Fort Mac and, my hometown, Toronto, stay tuned.
What I’ve been reading
Story of the Week
Prime Minister invited Waffen-SS veteran Hunka to his official reception for Zelensky, Marie Woolf, Globe and Mail (Feb. 5)
Me four months ago: