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From calling on Levi's and Carnival Corporation to stop using fossil fuels to power their factories and ships, to pushing Starbucks and Charmin to incorporate recycled paper into their coffee cups and toilet paper, to fighting the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure while championing a clean energy future across California, Washington, and British Columbia — we're always up to something. Read our latest blogs and opinion pieces here:


March of people through the streets of  Lkwungen (Lekwungen) territory, colonially known as Victoria, for old growth protection and Indigenous rights
17 Dec 2021
2021 is coming to a close and while the B.C. government has not implemented old growth logging deferrals across the province, we are closer than we've ever been to meaningful action. This is largely a reflection of the immense public pressure that was brought to this issue over the past year. Direct action at Ada'itsx (Fairy Creek), led by Indigenous land defenders and their allies, put old growth logging in the spotlight at home and internationally.
Natural gas stove
26 Nov 2021
Home heating costs are surging as natural gas prices are set to skyrocket. With the coldest months of winter on the way and half of American homes reliant on this energy source for heating, the price of natural gas in the U.S. has doubled since last year.
Photo of Merrit B.C. on November 15, 2021 as mass floods covered entire towns
19 Nov 2021
As you’ve likely seen in news headlines across the country, B.C. has declared a state of emergency after mass flooding and mudslides have displaced and trapped thousands of residents. Our hearts go out to everyone who has been affected by this climate emergency. It comes only months after B.C. experienced a deadly heat wave and one of the worst wildfire seasons in this province's history, which some communities are still recovering from.
19 Nov 2021
'This verdict is a tragedy.'
blow up toilet bowl with a blow up globe in it
16 Nov 2021
Keeping a $230 billion corporation on its toes for three years is no easy feat, but hey, that’s what the Stand community does best.