Originally Published in 2014: If you’re like me and believe that Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline from Alberta’s oil sands to the BC coast will never come to fruition, then you have to ask yourself the question: what’s next for Canada’s energy debate? Northern Gateway is trending because of the specter of an oil spill in Read more about The failure of our national discourse[…]
An essay looking at the ups and downs involved with building the Spirit Bear Youth Coalition – and why it is a model for the power of one. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/simon-jackson/power-of-one_b_72509.html
Explore Magazine selected Simon Jackson as one of its Top 30 Under 30, while also naming him the Top Green Leader. http://www.explore-mag.com/top-green-leader-simon-jackson
Simon delivers a shortened version of his most sought-after topic – the power of one – at the Speakers’ Spotlight showcase in Toronto.
Alongside the likes of Dr. Jane Goodall, Simon Jackson was selected as one of the 100 Guardian Angels of the Planet by UNESCO and the Founding Green Games. http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/06/07/simon-jackson-guardian-angels-of-the-planet_n_3404424.html
The Spirit Bear Youth Coalition and Simon Jackson helped shape the largest land protection measure in North American history in the process of helping protect the spirit bear and its last intact habitat. Here are two selections from the global coverage of the announcement: CBC’s The National and the front page of the Vancouver Sun. CBC Read more about Historic Government Agreement[…]
Simon Jackson sits down with Studio 4’s Fanny Kiefer to discuss his two decade journey to save the spirit bear.
Jackson Hole’s weekly newspaper features an in-depth interview with Simon about his journey in advance of his keynote address to the National Museum of Wildlife Art. http://planetjh.com/2013/05/07/the-power-of-one-simon-jackson-shares-his-passion-for-the-planet/
The Starfish interviewed Simon Jackson about his work to save the spirit bear and the birth of the new social movement, CoalitionWILD, in the lead up to the 10th World Wilderness Congress. http://thestarfish.ca/home/2013/5/what-does-a-wild-world-mean-to-you
The Globe & Mail interviews Simon about his dedication to the spirit bear and what giving means to him. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/giving/since-13-hes-been-fighting-to-protect-bcs-spirit-bear/article558627/\