Sign the Letter

If you would like to add your name as a signatory to the letter, please email your name, place of residence, and any affiliation you wish to use, to  We will publish a running list of new signatories to this page. You can also send us an endorsement of the statement, explaining why you support it. We will publish endorsements here.


Paul Kellogg, Chair, Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies, Athabasca University
Cliff Wallis P. Biol., Environmental Consultant, Calgary

Joseph Simons, author, Edmonton
Srdja Pavlovic, Ph.D, Historian, University of Alberta
Kristine Kowalchuk, Edmonton
Joy-Anne Murphy, Camrose, Alberta
Phil Elder, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Environmental Design, University of Calgary
Regan Boychuk, Calgary
Sam Gunsch, conservationist, Edmonton
Geoffrey Pounder,  Stop Climate Change Denial at CBC (Facebook), Rocky Mountain House, Alberta
Dr. John Hiemstra, Professor of Political Studies, The King’s University, Edmonton
Sheryle Carlson, Edmonton
Laura Cabral, B. Env., MSc Candidate – Transportation Engineering, University of Alberta
Randolph Haluza-DeLay, Assoc. Professor, Sociology, The King’s University, Edmonton
David Schindler, Professor Emeritus of biological sciences at the University of Alberta and an Officer of the Order of Canada
Derek Sayer, FRSC, Professor Emeritus (Canada Research Chair), University of Alberta, Calgary
Pamela Banting, Associate Professor, Environmental Humanities, English Dept., University of Calgary
Morgan Vanek, Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of Calgary
Rosvita Dransfeld, Edmonton producer | director | writer, ID Productions Inc.
Carolyn Sale, Associate Professor, Department of English & Film Studies, University of Alberta
Maura Hanrahan, PhD, Board of Governors Research Chair in Native American Studies, University of Lethbridge
Andie Palmer, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Alberta
Marc Secanell, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta
Alex Jarauta, PhD, MSc, Mechanical Engineer, Postdoctoral Fellow, Energy Systems Design Laboratory, University of Alberta
James Cook, Sherwood Park, Alberta
Larissa Stendie, M.Phil., Political Ecology, Researcher and Consultant, Edmonton
Janice Williamson, Professor, Dept. of English and Film Studies, University of Alberta
Fred Stenson, author, Cochrane, Alberta
Conrad Scott, PhD Candidate & Instructor, Environmental Studies & Speculative Humanities, English and Film Studies, University of Alberta
Marie-Eve Morin, Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of Alberta
Tony Simmons, Associate Professor of Sociology, Athabasca University
Norma Williams, BMgt, BEd, Dept. of Social Sciences, Augustana Faculty, University of Alberta, Camrose
Anne McIntosh, Biology Professor, Augustana Faculty, University of Alberta, Camrose
Terra Manca, Ph.D. (Sociology, University of Alberta), Edmonton
Dr. Reinhard Vehring, P.Eng., Professor and George Ford Chair in Materials Engineering, University of Alberta, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Joseph R. Wiebe, Assistant Professor of Religion and Ecology, University of Alberta
Susan Roberts, Chair, Alberta Food Matters, www.foodsecurityalberta. org
Evan Bedford, Red Deer, Alberta
Allan Lindoe, Paleontology, University of Alberta
Angele Alook, PhD (Sociology), Labour Movement Researcher and Indigenous Sociologist
Shelagh Campbell, Ph.D., Professor Emerita, Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta
Elizabeth Hutchinson, Spruce Grove, AB
Greg Hooper, Calgary, AB



Catherine Hyett, Kingston, Ontario
Angela Carter, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Political Science, University of Waterloo
James K. Rowe, Associate Professor, School of Environmental Studies, University of Victoria, Coast Salish Territory

William K. Carroll, Ph.D., Professor and Co-director of the Corporate Mapping Project, Sociology Department, University of Victoria, Coast Salish Territory
Raymond Cusson, Shoal Brook, Newfoundland & Labrador [Climate Watch Nfld]
Lon Hope, Kelowna, BC
Khyati Nagar, Ph.D. candidate, York University, Toronto, Ontario
Anna Zalik, Assoc. Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Toronto
Natalia Britto dos Santos,  PhD student, Economics, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Toronto
Michael Lewis,  Executive Director, Canadian Centre for Community Renewal, and Adjunct Professor, Athabasca University, Synergia Institute, Surrey, British Columbia
Patrick McCurdy, Ph.D., Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Communication, University of Ottawa
Laura Westra, Ph.D., Ph.D. (Law), Professor Emerita (Philosophy), and Sessional Instructor, Faculty of Law, University of Windsor, Ontario
Ilan Kapoor, Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Toronto
Andil Gosine, Associate Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University
Catriona Sandilands, Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Toronto
Stefan Kipfer, Associate Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University
Felipe Montoya-Greenheck, Professor, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University
William G. Prettie, “ex pat Albertan,” Highgate, Ontario
Gordon Laxer, Founding Director and former head of Parkland Institute at the University of Alberta
Danny Harvey, Dept. of Geography, University of Toronto


Anne Pasek, (Albertan-at-large), PhD Candidate / Media, Culture, and Communication /   New York University
Jeff Diamanti, PhD., Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Thomas Patrick Pringle,, ex pat Albertan, Ph.D. candidate at Brown University,         Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Richard Heede, Director, Climate Accountability Institute, Colorado, USA
Mike Brunt, permaculture specialist, Eugene, Oregon, USA















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