W3 Media

Commentaries: Articles written by W3 members



Trudeau needs unions to achieve his ambitious climate agenda – by Carla Lipsig-Mummé. In The Hill Times, February 1, 2016, and later in the University of Toronto’s (CIRHR) Perry Work Report, February 12, 2016.


The battery revolution is exciting, but remember they pollute too – by Caleb Goods and Carla Lipsig-Mummé. In The Conversation, June 2, 2015.


Don’t scorn the potential of growing ‘green’ jobs – by Joan McFarland. In the Telegraph-Journal, May 21, 2013, and later in NB Media Co-op.


Clark government brews recipe for rate hikes – by John Calvert and Marc Lee. In The Vancouver Sun, June 19, 2012.


Greening work in an age of uncertainty: Is there something worse than climate change denial? – by Steven Tufts. In The Bullet, December 13, 2011.


Lumps of coal for Christmas – by Marc Lee. In the Winnipeg Free Press, December 8, 2011.


Wanted: Good green energy jobs – by Marjorie Griffin Cohen and John Calvert. In The Vancouver Sun, October 27, 2011.


Look to Europe for next phase of B.C.’s carbon tax – by Marc Lee. In The Vancouver Sun, February 23, 2011.


Fossil fuel peddling impedes B.C.’s progress toward a green future – by Marc Lee. In The Vancouver Sun, July 16, 2010.


Adapting employment to fit a warming world – by Carla Lipsig-Mummé. In The Toronto Star, February 1, 2008.



W3 in the media: Articles featuring W3 and W3 members



Climate@Work (ed. by Carla Lipsig-Mummé) book review by Dimitris Stevis. In Labour / Le Travail, 74, pp. 344-376, Fall 2014.


Energy critics roast Clark’s LNG strategy – featuring Marc Lee. In The Province, June 22, 2012.


Working in a Warming World Atlantic Forum will focus on building a green economy – featuring David Coon, Joan McFarland, and Andrew Secord. In The Aquinian, September 27, 2011 .


Agrifood and climate change study looks at Fraser Valley and Okanagan -featuring Luis L.M. Aguiar. In the Okanagan News, April 12, 2011.


Ryerson researchers study effect of climate change on workplace environment – featuring Bryan Evans and John Shields. In Ryerson Universities News & Events, April 22, 2010.


Universities’ ivory towers going green – featuring Dawn Bazely. In The Toronto Star, February 4, 2009.