CRA punishes PEN Canada with audit in latest of Harper government's attacks on progressive charities

The small charity -- which has employed one to two full-time staff in recent years -- has criticized the Harper government, particularly around the government's muzzling of scientists.
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Environmental and labour organizations call on Island Timberlands to stop logging old-growth forest

"Time is short and options for McLaughlin Ridge will run out soon if the corporation continues to cut out the heart of its ancient forest.”

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Mass opposition to Squamish LNG plant sparks calls for citizens' vote

Woodfibre LNG under fire from residents as bad for public safety, whales, and the tourism sector.

Province's air pollution study green lights LNG build-up, but ignores climate change

“It’s very manipulative to exclude [greenhouse gases]… Climate change is affecting human health too" - Northern resident

Sex Tape for adults, Planes for kids and The Purge for the ghouls among us

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Sex work and the politics of rape: why the government owes women an apology

It's stunning that the government has still not addressed the comments in any meaningful way and has refused to remove Goguen for the remainder of the process.

LNG terminals could collapse B.C. wild salmon run: SFU scientists

New science shows that Pacific Northwest LNG and Prince Rupert LNG are smack dab in the most sensitive spot for millions of Skeena salmon, treasured by fisheries, anglers and First Nations

Getting my book on climate change published: Nerves in patterns on a screen

The emotional landscape of trying to get published surprised me: why was I more anxious about a publisher accepting my manuscript than about it being rejected?

Guy Dauncey gets ready for a "solar tsunami"

Writer and climate change speaker Guy Dauncey says the future will be in solar energy. First in a series brought to you by The Tar Sands Reporting Project's crowd-sourced funders.

Inside the turbulent Guatemalan movement against Canadian mining

Two loud pops crack open the sky. Tires squeal, heads turn, people duck for cover.

Top 5 Restaurants in Vancouver: Alex Chen's guide

Where can you find the best deep-fried chicken wings, or BBQ duck in town? Chef Alex Chen shares his picks.