Storming Steven Guilbeault and the Future of Fridays for the Future Montréal

The Environment in Canada Podcast, Episode 21, on the Future of Fridays for the Future and talking with Steven Guilbeault

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Jessica talks with Shirley Barnea, the 19-year old organizer of the Fridays for the Future protests in Montréal which brought out thousands of people. They discuss protesting at a Environment Minister press conference, how to combat doom-ism about the climate, recipes, and the Future of Fridays for the Future.

Shirley recently became our Québec Chapter Director at Sierra Club Canada.

In the Q&A this week we address a recent comment we received about ‘chemtrails’ and wildfires. You can find out more about the causes of worsening wildfires in Canada, and the oil and gas industry’s proven role, here:

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