David Suzuki

David Suzuki and his wife Tara Cullis go through a rehearsal for their play What You Wouldn’t Do For Love with Ravi Jain and Miriam Fernandes in Vancouver B.C, Thursday, January, 30, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

David Suzuki and wife Tara Cullis take stage in theatrical debut

‘What You Won’t Do For Love’ to open at Push International Performing Arts Festival in New Westminster

 

COLUMN: Politicians who deny reality aren’t fit to lead

COLUMN: Politicians who deny reality aren’t fit to lead

Written withcontributions from David Suzuki Foundation Senior Editor Ian Hanington.

  • Dec 8, 2018

 

Suzuki: Climate change drives disease-spreading arthropods into new territory

Suzuki: Climate change drives disease-spreading arthropods into new territory

According to an African proverb (and the Dalai Lama), “If you think…

  • Jul 2, 2018

 

Suzuki: Mobility pricing relieves congestion, helps people breathe easier

Suzuki: Mobility pricing relieves congestion, helps people breathe easier

By 2002, drivers in London, England, were spending as much as half…

  • Jun 2, 2018
Suzuki: Mobility pricing relieves congestion, helps people breathe easier
Suzuki: SUVs and trucks nullify car efficiency gains

Suzuki: SUVs and trucks nullify car efficiency gains

When the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency increased safety and environmental standards for…

  • Mar 25, 2018
Suzuki: SUVs and trucks nullify car efficiency gains
Suzuki: We can’t close our eyes to climate change

Suzuki: We can’t close our eyes to climate change

Contrary to a common perception, ignoring climate change won’t make it disappear.…

Suzuki: We can’t close our eyes to climate change
SUZUKI: Save the planet, eat an insect

SUZUKI: Save the planet, eat an insect

People sometimes get bugged by insects, but we need them. They play…

  • Feb 12, 2018
SUZUKI: Save the planet, eat an insect
SUZUKI: Emergency order aims to protect resident orcas

SUZUKI: Emergency order aims to protect resident orcas

Canada is losing a lot of its wildlife. The World Wildlife Fund’s…

  • Feb 4, 2018
SUZUKI: Emergency order aims to protect resident orcas
SUZUKI: Consumer society no longer serves our needs

SUZUKI: Consumer society no longer serves our needs

My parents were born in Vancouver — Dad in 1909, Mom in…

SUZUKI: Consumer society no longer serves our needs
SUZUKI: We ignore urgent global warnings at our peril

SUZUKI: We ignore urgent global warnings at our peril

A year ago, we revisited the 1992 “World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity.”…

  • Jan 7, 2018
SUZUKI: We ignore urgent global warnings at our peril
SUZUKI: Site C exposes economic folly of flooding farmland

SUZUKI: Site C exposes economic folly of flooding farmland

The dam has faced court challenges and political actions by Treaty 8 First Nations and farmers

  • Nov 19, 2017
SUZUKI: Site C exposes economic folly of flooding farmland
SUZUKI: Little room for doubt in report

SUZUKI: Little room for doubt in report

It seems odd that a major U.S. government climate report released Nov.…

SUZUKI: Little room for doubt in report
SUZUKI: Bye-bye, bug splatter: Is this the new silent spring?

SUZUKI: Bye-bye, bug splatter: Is this the new silent spring?

Masses of monarch butterflies fluttering across Toronto’s waterfront

  • Oct 8, 2017
SUZUKI: Bye-bye, bug splatter: Is this the new silent spring?
SUZUKI: Environmentalism is a way of being, not a discipline

SUZUKI: Environmentalism is a way of being, not a discipline

I’m often introduced as an environmentalist. I prefer to be called a…

  • Oct 1, 2017
SUZUKI: Environmentalism is a way of being, not a discipline
SUZUKI: Study finds Exxon misled the public by withholding climate knowledge

SUZUKI: Study finds Exxon misled the public by withholding climate knowledge

Coal, oil and gas are tremendous resources: solar energy absorbed by plants…

  • Sep 3, 2017
SUZUKI: Study finds Exxon misled the public by withholding climate knowledge
SUZUKI: Wildfires are a climate change wake-up call

SUZUKI: Wildfires are a climate change wake-up call

Roughly 600,000 hectares have burned so far this year, blanketing western North America in smoke

  • Aug 20, 2017
SUZUKI: Wildfires are a climate change wake-up call
SUZUKI: We only have one Earth, and we’re overshooting its capacity

SUZUKI: We only have one Earth, and we’re overshooting its capacity

August 2 was Earth Overshoot Day. Unlike Earth Day or Canada Day, it’s not a time to celebrate.

  • Aug 13, 2017
SUZUKI: We only have one Earth, and we’re overshooting its capacity
SUZUKI: Environmental Protection Act review could strengthen human rights

SUZUKI: Environmental Protection Act review could strengthen human rights

An estimated 7,700 people in Canada die prematurely from causes related to poor air quality

  • Aug 6, 2017
SUZUKI: Environmental Protection Act review could strengthen human rights
SUZUKI: Local action needed to fix world’s problems

SUZUKI: Local action needed to fix world’s problems

Humans are an astonishing anomaly

  • Jul 29, 2017
SUZUKI: Local action needed to fix world’s problems
SUZUKI: Bicycling never gets old

SUZUKI: Bicycling never gets old

Two hundred years ago, an environmental and fuel crisis inspired one of our greatest inventions

  • Jun 25, 2017
SUZUKI: Bicycling never gets old