Tag: right

'Time to do the right thing' on climate, Greta Thunberg tells U.S. Congress

Susan Cornwell April 22, 2021, 11:45 AM   WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg warned U.S. lawmakers Thursday that history will hold them accountable for climate catastrophes if they do not stop subsidizing the fossil fuel industry before it is too late.    Thunberg, 18, whose activism has inspired a global movement, testified virtually to…

Toronto names workplaces where a COVID-19 outbreak occurs. Peel Region doesn’t. Who’s right?

Workplace inspectors fanned out across Peel Region last week, targeting warehouses in the hard-hit manufacturing, logistics and distribution sectors. But even as the province was stepping up its own enforcement, some experts and advocates were wondering why the region itself wasn’t doing more to publicize where exactly COVID-19 outbreaks in the workplace were occurring. Earlier…